Sean Mahar is a current Georgia P.O.ST. a certified police officer with over 20 years of experience. He currently serves as a Patrol Sergeant in a metro Atlanta Police Department. He is also a member of his department's SWAT Team where he holds the position of Team Leader as well as being a member of the Sniper Element.
Sean began his professional life in the United States Army where he became a Military Police K-9 handler. He attended K-9 School at Lackland Air Force Base where he graduated as Distinguished Honor Graduate of both the Patrol Dog School and the Detector Dog School.
After serving his enlistment, Sean moved to Georgia where he began his law enforcement career with the Atlanta Police Department. After several years he took a position with his current agency where he became a member of the departments K-9 unit.
In 2009, Sean resigned from his position to take a Security Contractor job in Afghanistan where he worked an Explosive Detection K-9 under a Department of Defense contract. His first contract had him working alongside a U.S. Special Forces team and his second contract had him working with the Canadian Army. During his time in Afghanistan Sean successfully found several I.E.D.’s and other weapons used within the Global War on Terror.
Upon his return to the states, Sean resumed his Law Enforcement career where he continues to serve with honor and distinction. Recently his training in Personal Protection work has earned him the opportunity to protect members of the Republican Party while in Georgia, most notably Corey Lewandowski and Kelly Ann Conway.
Sean continues to strive to better himself within the firearm community and is very excited to begin his journey with Hirt’s Defensive Solutions.