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Mary Hamilton

Corporal Mary Hamilton is a Mounted Police Instructor with over 30 years in Law Enforcement. Retired Corporal Hamilton was the supervisor of Three Rivers Police Mounted Unit. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Secondary Education/Biology and an Associate of Arts Degree in Law Enforcement from North Hennepin College.


Awarded the National Mounted Police Instructor of the year by the American Riding Instructor Association. Mary develops training programs for mounted police and posse units , teaches horse and rider confidence courses using training methods for police horses. Our focus is on your safety.


National Mounted Police Instructor of the Year - American Riding Instructor Association

Commendation for Bravery - Three Rivers Police

Award of Merit - Minnesota Association of Women Police

Numerous Commendations for Mounted Patrol Details;

City of Minneapolis ISAG Protest,

City of Minneapolis Presidential and Vice Presidential Details


Level 3 Mounted Police Instructor - American Riding Instructor Association

Police Officer Standards and Training - State of Minnesota

Police Fitness Instructor - Kenneth Cooper Instituted Dallas, Texas

Emergency Medical Technician - National Certification

Police Officer 27 years - State of Minnesota

Certified Field Training Officer


Training Methods featured in "Horse Illustrated"

Safety Expert monthly writer "Midwest Horse Digest"

"Hors'n Around' "Southeast Equine" Magazines

National Publications, "The Journal' (Police) and Trail Rider Magazine

Partnered with Bearport Publishing, New York - on a library book for third graders having difficulty reading called "Police Horse's"