Criminology Episodes

Jan. 26, 2021

From selling drugs to the Hall of Fame - Willie Johnson's story of re…

Willie "the Bam" Johnson is a Black Belt Magazine Hall of Fame martial artist, a 7th degree black belt in karate and a 5th degree…

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Nov. 5, 2020

Totti Karpela - Conflict Resolution and Verbal De-escalation from one…

Totti Karpela is a security expert, former police officer and Director of Peace of Mind Threat Management, currently splitting hi…

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Oct. 27, 2020

Who to trust? Secrets of Trust and Deception with Robin Dreeke

Ever wondered who to trust? How to verify whether your instincts about someone are correct? Robin Dreeke's job after 9/11 was to …

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Oct. 13, 2020

Shaun O'Gorman - PTSD in Law Enforcement

It would be fair to say that Shaun has seen his fair share of violence and depravity throughout his life. In fact, more like many…

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Aug. 25, 2020

S6. Ep. 6: The Truth About Women's Self Defense with Savannah Archamb…

Savannah Archambault is a self-defence instructor and founder of SAVage Hybrid Combat Systems based in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. …

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June 22, 2020

S5. Ep. 9: Varg Freeborn

What a ride this episode is. From growing up around crime, drugs, alcohol, violence and murder, to spending years of his own life…

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June 14, 2020

S5. Ep. 8: Psychopathy and Sociopathy with Gershon Ben Keren

How often do we hear self-defence instructors talk about "psychopaths", "sociopaths" or "random psychos" in scenario training, or…

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May 7, 2020

S5. Ep. 3: Threat Assessment and Behavioural Observation with Dr Nate…

Do you know how to spot a potential threat or person of interest in a crowd? Do you know how to explain to a fellow civilian or p…

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April 23, 2020

S5. Ep. 1: Michael VanBeek of Focus Counter Violence

This is truly an episode not to be missed! Early in life, Michael was enrolled in special-education classes and given the drug Ri…

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April 9, 2020

S4. Ep. 10: Survive a Shooting with Alain Burrese

Alain Burrese is a former Army Sniper, a fifth degree black belt, and a certified Active Shooter Response instructor. He is the a…

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March 12, 2020

S4. Ep. 6: Lt. Col. Dave Grossman

WOW. One of our true bucket-list guests, Lt. Col. Dave Grossman.In their description of Lt. Col. Dave Grossman, Slate Magazine sa…

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Feb. 27, 2020

S4. Ep. 4: Marc "Animal" MacYoung on the aftermath of violence

Marc MacYoung is an undisputed legend of the violence management and self-defence world. He has over 30 published titles across p…

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Jan. 21, 2020

S3. Ep. 10: Richard Dimitri - Evolution of The Shredder from Combativ…

Richard Dimitri began his martial arts journey at the age of 6. By 21 he’d acquired instructor certifications and black belts in …

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Sept. 11, 2019

S2. Ep. 10: Tony Blauer

Tony Blauer is a pioneer and legend of the self-defence industry. He was one of the first to introduce behavioural, emotional and…

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Aug. 14, 2019

S2. Ep 6: Gabe Cohen - From prison to training police and jailhouse m…

Gabe Cohen has a fascinating story. Born to a Jewish family in Long Island, growing up in an affluent neighbourhood, Gabe fell in…

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