Jim Grover is the pseudonym for Kelly McCann , one of Americas foremost experts on personal and corporate security, armed and unarmed combat, and antiterrorist tactics. As the CEO of Crucible Security Specialists, he and his staff have provided security training for audiences ranging from elite U.S. counterterrorist units to Fortune 500 executives. He is best known to the public as Jim Grover, former personal security editor for Guns & Ammo magazine and noted author of numerous instructional videos on armed and unarmed close combat and the best-selling book Street Smarts, Firearms, and Personal Security .
The collapsible baton is one of the most effective yet least understood personal defense weapons ever developed. Although it is carried by security professionals and law enforcement personnel worldwide, few training programs take full advantage of its awesome close-combat potential. Personal protection expert Kelly McCann has been carrying and using tactical batons for years while working in some of the worlds scariest places. In this explosive Paladin video production, he shares his hard-won personal experience and teaches you how to make the most of this dynamic weapon. McCann first gives you a no-holds-barred look at the various types of batons and teaches you how to select one you can bet your life on. He then reveals the finer points of carrying, drawing and deploying your baton so you can get it into action when you need it. Finally, he shows you how to put it into action with a complete course in the blocks, strikes, levers, takedowns and even baton groundfighting tactics that have been proven to work in countless real-world situations. Whether you are a security professional or armed citizen, this DVD is sure to revolutionize your tactical baton tactics and will give you an even greater appreciation for this amazing weapon. For information purposes only.