james glennon

Elmhurst, Illinois

Lt. Jim Glennon is a nationally known Instructor teaching over 125 days a year around the country. Jim is an award winning columnist and Author. His company, LifeLine Training, is the proud owner of Calibre Press and The Street Survival Seminar making it the first time the company has been owned by law enforcement in its 33 year history.

Jim is the third generation in a family of law enforcement officers, and had a 30 year career with the Lombard, IL Police Department. He was selected as the first Commander of Investigations for the newly formed DuPage County Major Crimes (Homicide) Task Force in 1998. Lt. Glennon has a BA in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Police Management.

A graduate of the Staff and Command College at Northwestern University Jim was elected class president, won the prestigious Kreml Leadership award and upon graduation immediately joined the adjunct instructor staff.

Teaching various courses for both law enforcement and private industry, Jim specializes in three fields: Officer Safety (The Street Survival Seminar), Communication (Arresting Communication & The Warrior’s Edge), and Leadership (Finding the Leader in You).

Lt. Glennon is a featured writer for both Law Officer Magazine and lawofficer.com. He won the acclaimed “MAGGIE” Award for Columnist of the Year and is the author of the book: Arresting Communication. He has just published Arresting Communication: The Academy Version published by Calibre Press.