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Loren Christensen’s experience in law enforcement began in 1967 when he served in the army as a military policeman, stationed in both the United States and in Vietnam.  In 1972, after leaving the military, he joined the Portland Police Bureau (Oregon).  As a rookie he began teaching defensive tactics to other officers.  As a police officer he has worked the training unit, the gang unit, dignitary body guarding, and all the precincts as a street officer.

 

In his retirement, Loren Christensen is a prolific magazine and book writer, former editor of an award winning monthly newspaper called The Rap Sheet, a high-ranking martial artist and a teacher of martial arts to both law enforcement officials and the general public.

 

His articles have appeared in a variety of magazines, to include Soldier of Fortune, Warriors, Bodybuilding, Muscle Up, Blackbelt, Karate Illustrated, Karate International, Police, Law and Order, Chief, The Police Marksman, American Survival Guide, Police and Security News, Martial arts Training and the American Police Beat.

 

Loren began his martial arts training in 1965 and over the years he has earned 10 black belts, 7 in karate, 2 in jujitsu, 1 in arnis.  As an author of 32 books, Christensen has received high praise for his easy-to-read, informative writing style from readers and book reviewers.  He has authored books such as Deadly Force Encounters: What Cops Need To Know To Mentally And Physically Prepare For And Survive A Gunfight, Gangbangers: Understanding The Deadly Minds Of America's Street Gangs and Winning With American Kata: The New Breed of Competitors.


Solo Training: The Martial Artist's Guide to Training Alone
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Skinhead Street Gangs
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Fighting Power: How To Develop Explosive Punches, Kicks, Blocks, And Grappling
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Far Beyond Defensive Tactics
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Fighter's Fact Book: Over 400 Concepts, Principles, and Drills to Make You a Better Fighter
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The Fighter's Body: An Owner's Manual : Your Guide to Diet, Nutrition, Exercise and Excellence in the Martial Arts
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Timing in the Fighting Arts: Your Guide to Winning in the Ring and Surviving on the Street
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Extreme Joint Locking and Breaking: Restraint and Submission Techniques for the Street
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Skid Row Beat
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Gangbangers: Understanding The Deadly Minds Of America's Street Gangs
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Warriors: On Living with Courage, Discipline, and Honor
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The Brutal Art of Ripping, Poking & Pressing Vital Targets
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