About Us

Our Founder
Bryan Schafer

Chief Bryan D. Schafer is a 39-year veteran of law enforcement. He has been with the Hastings MN Police Department for the past 8.5 years following over 22 years with the Minneapolis Police Department. 

As an Instructor, he has trained law enforcement officers and businesses across the US and Canada.  Schafer was one of eight national instructors selected to instruct the first International Alcohol/Drug Impaired Driving School for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Vancouver, B.C., Canada, in 1995. Some other contributions include DRE Research at John Hopkins University, DRE curriculum review/updates for International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), DRE/ SFST training recommendations to the Minnesota Legislature, and numerous prosecutor and judicial training seminars throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota.

In 2000 he received the National IACP/CANDID Award for Outstanding Education in Impaired Driving at the national Conference in Providence, Rhode Island.