Chris Wagoner is a Senior OpsLens Contributor and U.S. Army Veteran who currently lives in North Florida with the love of his life, his wife of 24 years, Carla and his son C.J. who is his pride and joy. They share their modest home with Rusty the Sheltie and O’Malley the tabby cat!
Chris became a police officer in South Florida at the ripe old age of 18. After 5 years of law enforcement, he felt the need and desire to serve his country in the U.S. Military and joined the Army. Chris was assigned to and served in the 3rd Infantry Division, 981st Military Police Company in what at the time was West Germany. After serving as a Seargent of a security team in charge of nuclear weapon security he fulfilled his time in service, returning to South Florida and becoming a Deputy Sheriff with the Broward County Sheriff’s Office.
Chris has been in law enforcement the last 35+ years. He specializes in LE Firearms Instruction and Constitutional Rights and is in charge of a large Police Academy in North Florida. In his spare time, Chris is a freelance Reporter and writer for OpsLens.com as well as posting his work here.