SGT. PATRICK O.

B.E.A.S.T. Founder/Instructor:

  • Active Shooter Level I
  • Active Shooter Level II/Defensive Tactics
  • Site Evaluator


Patrick O. is a Central California law enforcement officer with over 12 years of experience. Patrick is currently a sergeant assigned to the Patrol Division of his department. During his career Patrick has been a member of the SWAT Team, a narcotics and gang investigator, a detective, a field training officer, a field supervisor and a watch commander. Patrick holds California POST certifications in the following areas:

  • Basic SWAT
  • SWAT Team Leader
  • SWAT Advanced Team Leader
  • Active Shooter/Critical Incident
  • Defensive Tactics
  • Impact Weapons
  • Tactical Communication


Patrick is one of the lead instructor for B.E.A.S.T. and has trained thousands of people throughout California in B.E.A.S.T.  survival tactics. Patrick has also conducted numerous site evaluations for schools, businesses, government buildings, government facilities, and colleges.


Patrick has a B.A. in Criminal Justice and a M.S. in Administration of Justice and Security. 

SGT. TIM R.

B.E.A.S.T. Founder/Instructor:

  • Active Shooter Level I
  • ​Site Evaluator





JENNIFER O.

B.E.A.S.T. Founder/Instructor

  • ​Active Shooter Level II/Defensive Tactics


Jennifer O. is the Head of the Science Department for a Central California high school. Jennifer has 14 years of teaching that includes coaching women's water polo.


She is a  life-long athlete and was a collegiate All-American and an Academic All-American in both swimming and water polo. 


Jennifer is a trained martial artist who holds training certificates in the following areas:

  • Krav Maga Level I
  • Krav Maga Level II
  • ​Krav Maga Level III

Jennifer has conducted numerous trainings in both Krav Maga and basic women's self defense. 


Jennifer is one of the lead instructors for B.E.A.S.T. and  has trained hundreds of individuals in the B.E.A.S.T. use of defensive tactics and weaponless defense during the Active Shooter Level II classes.


Jennifer has a B.S. in Natural Science and a M.A. in Teaching. 

Tim R. is a Central California law enforcement officer with over 11 years worth of experience and an Iraq War Veteran who served his country for 8 years in the Army. Tim is currently a sergeant assigned to the Patrol Division of his department. During his career Tim has been a member of the SWAT Team, both as an entry team member and as the SWAT Team leader, a narcotics and gang investigator, a detective, a field training officer, a field supervisor and a watch commander. Tim holds California POST certifications in the following areas:

  • Basic SWAT
  • SWAT Team Leader
  • SWAT Advanced Team Leader
  • Computer Forensics
  • Chemical Agent Instructor
  • Glock Armorer


Tim is one of the lead instructors for B.E.A.S.T. and he has conducted numerous trainings throughout California in B.E.A.S.T response tactics. Tim has also conducted numerous site evaluations on schools, private businesses, and government sites. 


Tim has a B.A. in Criminal Justice.