Jeff Clancy
Location: San Diego, CA
Phone: 619/719-8955

Education B.S. in Criminal Justice from American University, Washington, D.C.

Federal Law Enforcement Agent (1985-Present)

  • Deputy Sheriff Los Angeles County Sheriffs Department (1984-1985)
  • U. S. Marine Corps Officer (1979-1984)
Martial Arts and
Defensive Tactics
  • Apprentice Instructor, Jeet Kune Do Concepts & Jun Fan Gung Fu under Guro Dan Inosanto
  • Apprentice Instructor, Filipino Martial Arts of Kali, Escrima, and Arnis under Guro Dan Inosanto
  • Full Instructor; JKD Concepts/Filipino Martial Arts under Sifu Paul Vunak
  • 2nd Dan Black Belt; Police Control Tactics under the San Diego Associated Yudansha Alliance
  • Associate Level Grappling Instructor; under Roy C. Harris, Harris International Martial Arts Academy
  • Certified Defensive Tactics Instructor; P.O.S.T.
  • National Instructor; Controlled F.O.R.C.E.
  • Combatives Instructor; Hike Stalk and Shoot (HSS) International
  • Instructor; G.R.A.P.L.E. (Gracie Resisting Attack Procedures for Law Enforcement)
  • Instructor; Pressure Point Control Tactics (PPCT)
  • 2nd Dan Black Belt Tae-Kwon-Do under Grandmaster Myung H. Kang
  • SERE (Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape) School
  • EMT Basic course
  • San Diego Regional Academy P.O.S.T. certified Defensive Tactics Instructors Course
  • All-in-One Baton Instructors Course at the San Diego Regional Academy
  • Associate Level Grappling Instructors course at Harris International Martial Arts Academy
  • Gracie Resisting Attack Procedures for Law Enforcement
  • Pressure Point Control Tactics (PPCT) Instructor Certification Course
and Videos
Have published articles in Law and Order Magazine and Black Belt Magazine; relating to law enforcement defensive tactics. Have appeared in martial arts instructional videos covering a varying range of topics such as defense against edged weapons, ground fighting and self-preservation. One of the primary architects of HSS International’s ground fighting program for law enforcement.
  • Guro Dan Inosanto – 116 hours
  • Sifu Roy Harris - 800 hours
  • Sifu Paul Vunak – 325 hours
  • Chai Sirusite – 8 hours
  • Sensei Erik Paulson – 10 hours
  • Sifu Francis Fong – 8 hours
  • Jean Jacque Machado – 12 hours