Bob Lindsey, “Coach”, retired from law enforcement after 34 years of service. He retired at the rank of Colonel from the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office in Louisiana. His career included military service, all sectors of law enforcement and governmental security. The colonel is a graduate of Loyola University in New Orleans, Louisiana and the FBI National Academy.
“Coach Bob” is best known by countless numbers of police officers and law enforcement trainers throughout the United States and other nations. Since his retirement, he continues to utilize his vast experience to teach other law enforcement trainers. He is a founding member of the American Society of Law Enforcement Trainers, serving on the Board of Directors of that organization for 16 years. He also holds the position of International Instructor Trainer emeritus with Monadnock Lifetime Products. He writes and creates Tactical Tips for PoliceOne.com, and he is a member and contributor to Team one and ILEETA. Colonel Lindsey has received numerous awards and honors including the ILEETA Outstanding Law Enforcement Trainer of the Year and the Lifetime Achievement award from ASLET. He has received many other honors which are too numerous to mention. Colonel Lindsey was personally trained in Verbal Judo techniques by Dr. George Thompson and now works with the Vistelar Group teaching Verbal Defense & Influence.