Graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice
August 2000-August 2004
Graduated from the MS Police Corps Academy at Camp Shelby, MS
September 2004-March 2005
Started as a police officer in 2005 for the Hattiesburg, MS police department. I worked in capacity as a police officer for several departments throughout the state of Mississippi, ending my career in law enforcement in 2011. During college, I worked for 2 years as a volunteer firefighter at the Sunrise Community Volunteer Fire Department in Petal, MS.
I hold certificates in several different areas:
Taser X26, Radar, Tactical Police Driving, Pressure Point Control Tactics, Subject Control Spray, Crime Scene Investigation, Critical Incident Stress Management (Group and Individual), HAZMAT, FEMA Incident Command System