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Don Herr is a 31-year veteran of the fire service retiring as a Fire Division Chief. Don served as the Chief Arson Investigator, a CA peace officer, in 3 CA fire departments where he was president of the Orange County Arson Investigators and the South Bay Arson Investigators Associations. At each department Don wrote and had approved by legal counsel and the cooperating Police Departments the “Fire / Arson Use Of Force Policy”. Don served in the Army National Guard and the Air Force National Guard from 1969 to 1975. Don also started a Private Investigation business in February 1991.   

Don is a Certified Firearms Instructor:

Texas License To Carry (LTC), Orange Co. Sheriff Dept. CA CCW Training Provider, Arizona CCW Authorized Instructor and Utah CCW Certified Instructor, a National Rifle Association (NRA) Certified Instructor, CA Dept. Of Justice (DOJ) Firearms Safety Certificate Instructor, United States Concealed Carry Association (USCCA) home defense and firearms Certified Instructor, CA Dept. Fish & Wildlife Hunter Education Certified Instructor.

Our courses cover firearms safety and the knowledge, skills, and attitude to handle a firearm safely. 

Our Purpose Is:​​

  • To promote responsible firearms safety, ownership and use in our homes, work places and communities.

  • To provide excellence in instruction and training.

  • To help individuals become safe and proficient with their firearms.

  • To promote and encourage shooters to engage in consistent, regular safe firearms training. Don't just shoot to qualify.

  • To provide the most current information about firearms related laws that affect you and your family.

  • To promote the safe and legal everyday carrying of a concealed weapon for personal and family defense

  • To support the Second Amendment, the right of responsible, law-abiding citizens to own, keep and lawfully carry firearms for hunting, recreational shooting and personal, family and home protection.  

  • To encourage membership in the NRA and USCCA.

United States Constition, Second Amendment

"A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed"

Shoot Safe Firearms Training

In CA SecureTrac Tactical, SecureTrac Firearms Training, and Herr And Associates.

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