Mr. Savage is a 30-year decorated Detective Sergeant veteran of the City of Syracuse Police Department. He supervised Major Felony Unit, Muti-jurisdictional Gang Task Force, Cold Case Homicide, and the Syracuse Area US Marshals Fugitive Task Force and served as the Assistant Tactical Commander of the SWAT Team.
He assisted in the development and implementation of New York State wide training standards for SWAT Teams and Police Detectives. His training certifications include Firearms Instructor, Reality Based Training Instructor, The Force Science Institute – Use of Force Expert, National Tactical Officers SWAT Commander Course, FBI Officer Survival Course, and the Department of Justice Officer Survival Course.
Mr. Savage continues to serve our nation’s first responders as an adjunct instructor in SWAT Tactics, Close Quarter Combat, Officer Survival Tactics, Active Shooter Response, and Rescue Task Force Operations across the nation.