Simon first moved to the United States to Head Counter Terrorism at Mall of America, Minnesota. The largest shopping and entertainment complex in North America where he oversaw counterterrorism and the internationally recognized behavior detection team.
He spent 14 years as a Detective in England working serious and organized crime. One of his notable cases includes working with the British Security Services during the investigation of the “liquid bomb terrorism plot” against the U.S.A in 2006 that changed aviation security worldwide.
Simon is the author of the Amazon bestselling book, 10 Powerful Strategies for Conflict De-Escalation and has trained police departments nationwide on conflict de-escalation. His work on active shooter prevention is featured in the award-winning book How to Stop a Mass Shooting Epidemic by Dr. James Densley and Dr. Jillian Peterson of The Violence Project.
He is the founder and CEO of Kingswood Security Consulting, a Minneapolis based security risk management firm and Co-Founder of Bold North Judgement Training where he also acts as a lead instructor. Simon is a permit to carry holder in the State of Minnesota and enjoys serving on his Church Safety Team.