James Giammarinaro joined the United States Navy in the mid-1980s
and served for over five years, including two deployments to the Persian
Gulf. He began his law enforcement
career when he joined the St. Augustine Police Department in 1990. During his career he has received an
Officer of the Year Award and was promoted to the investigative unit in 2000. James Giammarinaro is the
founder of the Child Safety Team, Inc. and the author of Parents, Predators, and Prevention.
According to the book description of Parents, Predators, and Prevention, “Written
by a Law Enforcement Sergeant, this book is your complete guide to learning about abductors, how they operate, and what you
as parenets can do to prevent your child from becoming the next victim. You will learn: -How to empower your children to become
more aware and confident. -How to identify and deter the enemy. -How to prevent the Internet Intruder from entering your home.
-Basic self-defense techniques for you and the family”