About us

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Established by active and Retired Members of the New York City Police Department. Ares Tactical and Emergency Management Solutions dedicates itself to “securing life and liberty by demystifying fear and violence.”

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Chief Executive Officer, Ares Tactical and Emergency Management Solutions, retired in the rank of Sergeant after serving twenty-four (24) years with the NYPD. He has served as Training Supervisor, Firearms and Tactics Section, where he developed and revised street operational curricula for both tenured and recruit officers. For a number of years, he was a Supervisor in the NYPD’s Tactical Training Unit. During his time in the Tactical Training Unit, he co-authored the first approved series of lectures on the “Active Killer” phenomenon delivered to both uniformed and civilian members of the NYPD. He also developed lessons and lectured on “Tactical Mindset,” transitioning through force options and performance under stress. Russell has completed a certification in Force Science Analysis with Dr. Bill Lewinski, Force Science Research Center. He is also a certified Department of Criminal Justice Services Instructor, New York State, Firearms, Defensive Tactics, Aerosol Subject Control and General Topics. He fought for the NYPD Boxing Team around the world. Russell earned a Master of Arts Degree in Homeland Security. He also served proudly in the United States Army.

Daniel-Modell
Chief Executive Officer, Ares Tactical and Emergency, Management Solutions, is a twenty (20) year veteran of the NYPD currently serving in the rank of Lieutenant. He is also an adjunct Professor at the State University of New York-FIT where he established and administered its self-defense program. He has served as Training Coordinator of the Firearms and Tactics Section, in which capacity he developed and revised street operational curricula for both tenured and recruit officers. He also served for a number of years as Commanding Officer of the NYPD’s Tactical Training Unit, teaching thousands of Police Officers how to navigate the dynamics of violent encounters, and developing curricula tailored to answer emerging trends of concern to the nation’s largest Police Department. During his time in the Tactical Training Unit, he co-authored the first approved series of lectures on the “Active Killer” phenomenon delivered to both uniformed and civilian members of the NYPD. He also developed lessons and lectured on “Tactical Mindset” and the connection between Use of Force Case Law and Decision-Making. Danny has completed a certification in Force Science Analysis with Dr. Bill Lewinski, Force Science Research Center. He is a certified Department of Criminal Justice Services Instructor, New York State, Firearms, Aerosol Subject Control and General Topics. He is author of “The Psychology of the Active Killer.” silhouette2

Edwin-santiago

Chief Operating Officer Ares Tactical and Emergency Management Solutions, served for twenty (20) years across a broad range of assignments, rising to the rank of Sergeant. For a number of years, he was a Supervisor in the NYPD’s Tactical Training Unit, developing curricula on a wide range of subjects from ground fighting and tactical transitioning to mindset and room clearing. In his final assignment, Eddie served as a Supervisor in the Training Section of the Counterterrorism Division, administering and lecturing on a series of substantive topics facing the homeland. He is a certified Department of Criminal Justice Services Instructor, New York State, and a lifelong student of self-defense. silhouette