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  • Michael T. Rayburn
    The lead instructor for Rayburn Law Enforcement Training is Michael T. Rayburn. Mike has over 26 + years of experience in the security and law enforcement fields. He started out as a Military Police Officer in the United States Army assigned to what was then called West Germany. While stationed in West Germany Mike was temporarily assigned to SHAPE Headquarters in Belgium. This was in response to the terrorist attack against then Allied Supreme Commander General Alexander Haig.

    After receiving an honorable discharge Mike worked as a private detective and he worked in the retail security industry for a number of companies. In 1985 Mike went to work for the U. S. Department of Justice – Federal Bureau of Prisons as a Federal Corrections Officer.

    In 1986 Mike was hired by the Saratoga Springs NY Police Department. Although hired as a patrolman Mike worked undercover for his first six months on the job. In 1986 Saratoga Springs NY had an emerging crack cocaine problem and Mike was hired to try and help resolve some of that problem. After six months of intensive undercover work Mike was responsible for making numerous felony arrests for drug sales and was responsible for the break up and successful prosecution of a NYC based organization that was responsible for shipping large amounts of crack cocaine to Saratoga Springs NY.

    Mike is a NYS certified Police Instructor, NYS certified Police Firearms Instructor, NYS certified OC Instructor and a NYS certified Security Guard and Armed Security Guard Instructor. Mike has also worked as an instructor for a number of law enforcement products/training companies and is currently an adjunct instructor for the Smith & Wesson Academy teaching firearms to both law enforcement officers and civilians. He also teaches vehicle stop tactics at the academy to law enforcement officers and he is a NRA certified Instructor in several topics.

    Mike is a prolific writer and has written numerous articles for various police magazines focusing on the areas of officer survival, vehicle stops and firearms tactics and training. He is the author of two books, “Advanced Vehicle Stop Tactics” and “Advanced Patrol Tactics”. Mike’s video, “Instinctive Point Shooting with Mike Rayburn” is a top seller in the law enforcement and combat shooting communities.

    He is a recognized expert in the areas of vehicle stops, officer safety and firearms tactics and training. Through his many articles, two books and video Mike has changed the way a number of law enforcement agencies across the country conduct their training.

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