Lt. Jim Glennon (Ret.) & Lt. Kelly DeVoll (Ret.) - Calibre Press

Lt. Jim Glennon, the third generation in a family of law enforcement officers, began his career in 1980 with the Lombard Police Department. Retiring as a Commander, Jim held positions as a patrol officer, detective, sergeant, and Commander of the Investigations Unit. In 1998 he was selected as the first
Commander of Investigations for the newly formed DuPage County Major Crimes Task Force.
Jim has a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Law Enforcement Justice Administration from Western Illinois University. He attended the School of Police Staff and Command at Northwestern University where he was elected class president,received the prestigious Kreml Leadership Award, and
began teaching for Northwestern within months of completing the 400‐hour course.

Jim taught the Calibre Press Street Survival Seminar for eight years and served as both Lead Instructor and Director of Curriculum. In 2012 Jim’s company, Life Line Training, acquired Calibre Press and the Street Survival Seminar. He is the first law enforcement officer to own the company in its 30-year history. Teaching various courses for both law enforcement and private industry, Jim specializes in seminars that deal with officer safety, interaction skills, and leadership. Jim is a featured writer for both Law Officer Magazine and lawofficer.com. He is the author o fthe book, ARRESTINGCOMMUNICATION: Essential Interaction Skills for Law Enforcement.

Lt. Kelly DeVoll is a 29-year veteran of law enforcement and began his career with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department, in Beaumont, Texas in May 1989. Since entering law enforcement Lt. DeVoll has served as a corrections officer, patrol officer, D.A.R.E. officer and supervisor, SWAT operator, forensic crime scene supervisor, patrol sergeant, school resource officer, and law enforcement trainer. Lt. DeVoll has been teaching law enforcement courses since 1992.

Lt. DeVoll started working for the Georgetown Police Department in July 1998 and is currently serving as a patrol commander. Lt. DeVoll has served as the Professional Standards division commander as well as training coordinator for GPD.

Lt. DeVoll was responsible for the development of the tactical team at Georgetown PD and served as tactical commander for GPD since the inception of the team in 2000. He was also selected to serve as a member of the command staff for the Central Texas Regional SWAT team when the team was formed in 2015. In 2017 Lt. DeVoll was selected as the City-Wide Supervisor of the Year for the City of Georgetown, Texas.

In his time as a law enforcement instructor Lt. DeVoll has taught tactics courses, firearms courses, law enforcement instructor courses, SWAT courses, and numerous other classes. He has instructed across the United States and Canada. Lt. DeVoll attended Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas and has attended numerous law enforcement leadership training including the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas (LEMIT) based out of Sam Houston State University.

Course & Location Date Time
Calibre Press Street Survival Seminar 05/21/19-
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Details