Christopher Hoffman joined the Chicago Police Department in 1995. In his 19 year career, he has worked in numerous positions within the police department including district patrol, bicycle patrol, plain clothes assignments, mission teams and specialized units including HBT and the Chicago Police Department SWAT team. During his career he attended firearms shooting schools with SIGARMS Academy and Chapman Academy. He received his Firearms Training Certification from the Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board for Firearms and Carbine Instructor, and is a certified law enforcement instructor for the Chicago Police Department.
He currently is assigned to the Chicago Police Department Training Academy in the Firearms Training Unit. Christopher is a registered Firearms Instructor through the State of Illinois. Christopher is a member of the ISRA and the NRA and a member of the OATH KEEPERS.
- Firearms Instructor – Chicago Police Department / State of Illinois
- Carbine Instructor – Chicago Police Department / State of Illinois
- Firearms Instructor – Illinois Law Enforcement Training and Standards Board
- Instructor Academy – Chicago Police Department
- Advanced Shooting Techniques – SIGARMS Academy
- Tactical Pistol Course – Chapman Academy
- Taser Instructor – TASER International
- Patrol Carbine Operator – Chicago Police Department
- Certified Illinois State Concealed Carry Instructor
- Smith and Wesson M&P Rifle armorer
- Glock Armor