John Carman
Consultant, Security & Investigative GroupJohn Carman, Consultant International

A veteran law enforcement officer for over 25 years, John has worked for the  U.S. Secret Service, U.S. Mint Police and the U.S. Customs Service. In his capacity with Secret Service where he served for over 3 years, he was directly involved in protection of the First Family, the White House, the Vice-President and his family, Ambassadors, Embassies and Heads of State. He served with the U.S. Mint Police for approximately 1 year protecting United States Gold Bullion at the Federal Depository in San Francisco. He subsequently left this position in lieu of a new position serving as a Customs Inspector on the U.S.-Mexico border. There, during his 16 year tenure in which he was ultimately promoted to a Senior Customs Inspector, he was responsible for apprehending numerous narcotics smugglers, armed and dangerous felons, fugitives and Immigration violators.

Over the course of his career with the U.S. Government, he has received numerous commendations for his outstanding career and enforcement record to include Commissioner's Awards from U.S. Customs.

John has completed numerous courses regarding law enforcement and police training to include an AA in Law Enforcement and Investigations, the San Diego POST Certified Police Academy and a 3-year in-service training, DEA Training and a long list of courses associated with these programs of study. (See also: )

John has been a licensed Private Investigator in the State of California since 1981 (license #: AQ-008686).

He has been a Martial Arts Expert in Judo, Karate and Aikido techniques for over 30 years. In 1970, he received the Shodan Black Belt in Judo from Kodokan Judo Institute in Tokyo, Japan. Since that date, he has been a martial arts and self-defense instructor for men, women and children.

Through his experiences as a well-documented whistleblower within the U.S. Customs Service regarding corruption and management abuses, John has been interviewed on television, on radio talk shows and in many newspapers regarding these issues on a number of occasions.


John Carman-Former U.S. Secret Service-U.S. Customs-SDPD
Director-Carman Investigations
California State License P.I.-008686
P.O. Box 3811
La Mesa, Ca. 91944
Pager: (619)601-9250