Colorado State Patrol officer Jason Shimp has worked in Durango, Fort Collins and Steamboat Springs throughout his 10-year tenure. During his tenure with the Colorado State Patrol, he was promoted to the rank of corporal and assigned to the Steamboat Springs station.
A qualified Field Training Officer and Drug Recognition Expert, Jason has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the field. Defensive Tactics and Arrest Control and Partners In Lifelong Learning & Readiness are some of the courses he teaches as well as the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests (PILLAR). There are several schools in the Northwest Colorado region where he implements PILLAR.
Drury University in Springfield, Missouri, awarded Jason a Bachelor's Degree in Architecture before entering the police department. Jason worked as an architect for 13 years and was engaged in 27 construction projects, including residential, commercial, and mixed-use buildings.