The 69th Annual PORAC Conference of Members will be held November 19-21 in Monterey, CA at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel and Spa!

Save the Date and Registration will be sent out soon!

List of Speakers

Lt. Colonel Dave Grossman

Law Enforcement, Use of Force, and the Human Psyche

2 hours of credit available

Lt. Col. Dave Grossman is a former US Army Ranger, paratrooper, and West Point Psychology Professor.  He has a Black Belt in Hojutsu, the martial art of the firearm, and has been inducted into the USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame.

Col. Grossman’s research was cited by the President of the United States in a national address, and he has testified before the U.S. Senate, the U.S. Congress, and numerous state legislatures.  He has served as an expert witness and consultant in state and Federal courts.

He helped train mental health professionals after the Jonesboro school massacre, and he was also involved in counseling or court cases in the aftermath of the Paducah, Springfield, Littleton and Nickel Mines Amish school massacres.  

Lt. Jim Glennon

Critical Force Dynamics

2 hours of credit available

The third generation in a family of law enforcement officers, Jim began his career with the Lombard, IL Police Department in 1980. Holding positions from patrol officer to Lieutenant, he was selected as the first Commander of Investigations for the newly formed DuPage County Major Crimes (Homicide) Task Force in 1998.

Lt. Glennon has a BA in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Police Management.  Teaching various courses for both law enforcement and private industry, Jim specializes in three fields: Officer Safety (The Street Survival Seminar), Communication (Tactical  Advantage & Read-Recognize-Respond), and Leadership (Finding the Leader in You).

In 2012 Jim’s company Lifeline Training acquired Calibre Press and the Street Survival Seminar. He is the first law enforcement officer to own the company in its 30-year history.