A heartfelt letter from a fan of the book

The name has been redacted for privacy reasons, but I wanted to share this email I received from a fan of the book. So the book.... Man, it had my emotions going in every direction, being born and raised in New Bedford. From the stories of your childhood /your family,...

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Back to Where it All Began

Recently my hometown paper of record did a story on my return to Greater New Bedford Vocational Technical High School, this time to teach. They covered my new dual enrollment class in conjunction with the Mass Maritime Academy, about transnational crime. You can read...

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Transnational Organized Crime – Threat to World Peace

Transnational Organized Crime - Threat to World Peace Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced this past Monday, Oct. 15, that Department of Justice (DOJ) is listing Hezbollah, a Lebanese base international terror organization as one of the top five transnational...

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SWITCHED ON… Preventing School Tragedies

It’s that time of year again...the excitement of the start of a new school year. Students and parents are busily preparing with new school supplies and clothes for those first days of school. Students are meeting new teachers and classmates, figuring out the lay of...

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The Silent Killer of Police

Every day in America Law Enforcement Officers (LEO’s) come face to face with evil and death and are asked to perform super hero (human) tasks as frail imperfect humans. Their split second life & death actions are judged by not only their peers, but the law and society...

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Sometimes Intelligence Agencies Get it Wrong

Author of "Switched On", Eric Caron recently had an op-ed featured in his hometown newspaper regarding the recent controversy over Donald Trumps skepticism over his own intelligence agencies. You can read the full artcile by clicking on the link below....

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Living together as a team

The following is an except from the Book Switched On - The Heart and Mind of a Special Agent by Eric Caron "Our family lived in a modest cottage with a single bathroom for all nine of us—two adults and seven kids whose ages ranged within one decade of pregnancies and...

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Why Border Security is National Security

According to the U.S. Gov't, anywhere between 15 - 20 million illegal aliens are unlawfully present in the United States. Many are here for economic reasons but a significant number are transnational criminals involved in drug & human smuggling, counterfeiting of...

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Switched On Sociable Series – Episode 3

Thanks to Sociable and host Kristen Pascucci for having me in to talk about assessing the threat, and what to do if you are in a situation of workplace violence. This is lifesaving information that should be shared in light of recent workplace violence...

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The Mind/Body is a Weapon

If we train the mind, the body will follow and save your life. We must understand our mind (radar) must always be Switched On identifying potential threats sooner, rather than later; we must know how to harden ourselves so the lion in the brush doesn't select you but...

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The Wisest Man I Ever Knew Was a Shoeshine Boy

The wisest man I ever knew was a shoeshine boy who taught me the foundation of Switched On. That is: strengthen the mind through education - it's your ticket to life's party, without it you can't get in, that simple; strengthen the soul through faith,  you'll need it...

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Eric Caron Featured on the Rhode Show

Recently Eric Caron sat down with the Rhode Show to discuss his book SWITCHED ON. Click the link below to watch the segment http://www.wpri.com/rhode-show/inside-the-heart-and-mind-of-a-special-agent/1207868359 ...

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