Hastings Tactical Systems USA Inc. today announced the appointment of Brian Dawe

B Dawe Oct 2013

San Francisco, USA. October 24th , 2013 – Hastings Tactical Systems USA Inc. today announced the appointment of Brian Dawe, Executive Director for the American Correctional Officer (ACO) and the American Correctional Officer Intelligence Network to its International Advisory Board.

Brian Dawe has been in corrections for nearly 32 years. He served as astate Correctional Officer in Massachusetts from 1982 until 1998 when he took a position as the Executive Director for a national nonprofit organization. Brian earned a Bachelors of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Massachusetts with a minor in Labor Studies. In 2006 he started Flat Iron Mountain, LLC a company dedicated to advancing the corrections profession. He is considered to be one of the leading experts on corrections and private prisons in the nation. He has testified before the Canadian Parliament in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, and spoken at the Minnesota School of Law, at Yale University in Connecticut and before numerous legislative committees and citizens groups on the topic. Currently Mr. Dawe is the Executive Director for the American Correctional Officer (ACO) and the American Correctional Officer Intelligence Network (ACOIN). ACOIN provides information, research and support for individual correctional officers and the labor organizations and associations who represent them.  He is also a member of several correctional officer organizations, and serves on the American Correctional Officer Medal of Honor Committee. In October 2010 he was inducted into the American Correctional Officer Hall of Fame. In 2000 he was inducted into the US International Tactical Hall of Fame for his lifetime commitment to Law Enforcement.

Hastings Tactical Systems Inc. appoints George Luczko, former Assistant Director of the United States Secret Service.

Luczko

Mr. Luczko is recently retired from the Office of Professional Responsibility, where he was charged with leading the development of both policy and direction for internal security of all Secret Service programs, divisions and offices. Prior to that Mr. Luczko served as the Deputy Assistant Director of the Office of Government and Public Affairs, acting as the agency’s primary liaison to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). He was directly responsible for managing all issues involving DHS, including all dialogue with the Secretary and Deputy Secretary’s offices, all directorates and chiefs of staff. He was also responsible for the
development of homeland security policy within the Secret Service, DHS and the Homeland Security Council. Mr. Luczko joined the Secret Service in 1981 as a special agent assigned to the Dallas Field Office. He worked in the Presidential Protective Division, in Charge of PPD Operations, responsible for the security planning efforts required for worldwide
presidential and first family travel. Mr. Luczko has served as the Special Agent in Charge for both the Office of Protective
Research and the National Threat Assessment Center. Under Mr. Luczko’s supervision the National Threat Assessment Center grew substantially in prominence; providing training, consultation and research on threat assessment and prevention of targeted violence for federal, state and local law enforcement agencies.