Paul is a Federal Law Enforcement Officer and a member of his agencies Special Response Team (SRT-SWAT), HAZMAT Operator, Protection Services Unit, as well as the department weapons armorer. He holds Armorer and Master Armorer certifications for many platforms and spent several years as the Chief Instructor for a major rifle production company. He is a technical writer for firearm user manuals, producing several for firearm manufactures, conducted Test and Evaluation for the Israeli Ministry of Defense Procurement Program, and preformed research and product development evaluations on firearm parts, accessories, and armoring tools. Paul’s Army career includes combat deployments as an MP, Protective Security Detail Team Leader, Platoon Sergeant, Senior Instructor Cadre for the Recruit Sustainment Program, and Primary Marksmanship Instructor.
Paul still instructs for Law Enforcement colleges providing POST certified firearm courses. He also conducts courses for the civilian community that include multi-state permit to carry instruction, firearms armoring, and shooting courses from introduction to advanced skill levels. He is also a nationally registered Emergency Medical Technician and has provided services as a volunteer firefighter/medic for his community. Paul holds certifications and memberships from the NRA and NTOA.