To Protect and Deter Crime
Top Gun Consulting & Investigations is built on integrity, honesty, and years of experience. It is the goal of Top Gun to provide the best service available and to be available for our clients.
Customer service is a top priority for Top Gun. Our staff and private investigators are licensed by the state of Texas and meet the highest criteria in the field. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of our clients with the highest manner of professionalism.
Chief of Operations - Rick Coker
Rick has vast experience in both Law Enforcement (Retired Deputy Sheriff/Collin County Sheriff Department and Police Officer/Jersey Village PD) and the Private Security Services Industry with a vast number of years of experience. His background consists of rankings (in Law Enforcement) from Senior Deputy/FTO, Plain Clothes Warrant Division Detail Supervisor, Lead Protection Deputy for protective details (CCSD), and Senior Patrol Officer (JVPD) along with various rankings in the Private Security Industry of Vice President/CCTV Division (Denver Burglar Alarm), Deputy Chief (Medusa Security), and Chief of Operations/Managing Partner and Sales/Special Assignments Director for Top Gun Body Guard & Security Consulting.
Besides handling the duties/responsibilities of his day to day activities with Top Gun Body Guard & Security Consulting, Rick also is a Protective Service Leader for one of Houston’s/the Country’s major Churches, which requires him to travel with the Church/Family from time to time.
In addition to his Law Enforcement and Private Security background, Rick also has many years in the Corporate sector with many Fortune 500 Companies such as General Electric, Haliburton/Otis Engineering, Millicom International Telecommunications, PrePaid Legal Services just to name a few. He has served in different capacities with these various companies, from positions of Senior Level Management to Executive Level Management positions. Furthermore, Rick has vast worldwide travel experience ranging from Europe to Africa and from North America to South America giving him a lot of working exposure to multi-cultures and very diverse ranges of people skills. Rick’s Corporate experiences mainly focused on the duties of Sales Training/Sales Management, Recruiting, Managing of Teams, Departments and Divisions as well as performing Corporate Speaking engagements.
Rick’s Law Enforcement and Private Security Training/Certifications includes:
Law Enforcement Training Academy (732 hours); Plus – Certified ASP Tactical Baton/Handcuffing Instructor; DPS Certified Classroom and Firearm Instructor; U.S. DOT Emergency Vehicle Operator’s Course for Law Enforcement; Certified Instructor for Aerosol Subject Restraint with Application; Defensive Tactics/Tactical Baton/Side Handle Baton; TCIC/NCIC Training; Radar Certification; Personal Protection/Executive Protection Specialized Training conducted by the US Secret Service (Denver, CO), Specialized Training in CCTV/Card Access Security Assessments, License to Carry (DPS) Handgun Instructor/LTC License along with Security Officers Licenses in (Level III and IV) as well as Security Managers License (Qualified Manager), Private Investigators License and Security Sales License all approved by the Department of Public Safety (DPS) and Private Security Board (PSB).
Rick also has vast knowledge in Active Shooter Situational Awareness training by Texas A&M (Civilian Response/Train the Trainer), Mass Casualty Emergencies Awareness by Harris County Fire Marshal, and by FEMA in Active Shooter: What You Can Do.
Rick is very excited and very honored to be a part of such an exceptional organization with such outstanding leadership and now playing a contributing role on a team with such an incredible number of combined years of experience in Law Enforcement, Private Security, and the Military. Looking forward to seeing where God is going to take Top Gun Body Guard next…With God All Things are Possible!
Director of Operations - Wes Watson
After working in various leadership roles in a multitude of work arenas and pursuing his hobbies as a Muay Thai kickboxer and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioner, Mr. Watson launched his career as an Executive Protection Specialist by attending ESI; Executive Security International. Mr. Watson graduated with the Honors Credential and second in his class in tactical shooting. While at ESI, Mr. Watson was extensively trained in the skill of covert protection, threat assessments, corporate security, protective detail operations, and armed transport. Within three weeks of his graduation from ESI, Mr. Watson was hired by Premier Protection Group in Houston, TX as an Executive Protection agent where he was able to sharpen his skills by providing estate and corporate security for medium to high threat clientele. Mr. Watson has worked in a contracted capacity for such companies as Ernst & Young, Uber, and Sempra. During the detail with Sempra, he assisted in the armed transport of Sempra executives and worked side-by-side with the Secret Service while the executives attended an event with the President of the United States.
In addition to his time with Premier Protection Group, Mr. Watson has been sub-contracted by Pinkerton, Andrews International, At Risk International, SOS, and SRS Protection. In July of 2019, Mr. Watson was hired as the Director of Operations for Top Gun Bodyguard and Security Consulting and now oversees all daily operations relating to personal and executive protection for the company. In addition to standard operations, Mr. Watson is also responsible for all client contracts, business relations with potential and current clientele, marketing strategies, scheduling, networking, and overall company growth per quarter. During his current time with Top Gun, Mr. Watson has personally assisted his clients during corporate downsizing events, civil standbys, event and estate security, as well as overseeing high threat personal protection details. Mr. Watson has played an integral role in expanding the company’s success and creating a footprint in the realm of high end security.
Training Credentials: Low Profile Details, Advance and Escorts, Profiles of Terrorism, Behavioural Intelligence, Surveillance Operations, Principals of Protection, Threat and Risk Assessment, Venue Security, Tactical Shooting, Covert Protection
President - Rebecca Moore
Rebecca Moore was happy to accept the position for President of Top Gun Investigations, Body Guard & Security Consulting in April of 2017. She has been in the security business in many capacities since 2008. Her management skills and ownership of several successful businesses made her an excellent choice to be a successful leader for Top Gun’s fast pace, business growth and the day to day challenges. Her extensive financial background along with her managerial background also played a huge role in her being the right choice for the company. Top Gun under President Moore’s leadership has nearly doubled already in just one year and is currently in business in 4 cities here in Texas. We asked Mrs. Moore how she sees the future of “Top Gun” and her response was “I was honored to be chosen and to be a part of such an amazing company! But what really intrigued me were the challenges in which I get to face on a daily basis in this type of industry and the potential of the company’s growth!”
Top Gun Investigations, Body Guard & Security Consulting is excited to have our new President, Mrs. Rebecca Moore at the helm and look forward to many more years of great successes together!
Lead Instructor - Byron J. Frank
Byron is the Instructor for Top Gun Security & Training Academy located in League City TX. Byron retired from Federal Law Enforcement in 2017 after 31years and a US Army Veteran (Military Police). During his outstanding career he rose through the ranks from patrol division with various divisions of The Department of Defense Police to Inspector (Chief of Police) with the Department of the Treasury, Bureau of Engraving of Printing Police (Western Division, Located In Ft. Worth TX). He worked various assignments in his early career (Patrol, Traffic, Drug Enforcement, SWAT, Training to name a few).
Throughout his career as a senior law enforcement administrator Byron then and now felt Training is the backbone of any law enforcement agency. His various agencies through his career included: The Department of the Treasury Police, The US Department of Defense Police, The US Department of Veterans Affairs Police, The City of Los Angeles Law Enforcement Park Police, The Texas City Police Department.
He is a graduate of:
- The College of the Mainland Regional Police Academy TX (where he obtained Texas TCOLE P.O.S.T certificate)
- The Rio Hondo Police Academy, Whittier CA (where he obtained a CA P.O.S.T certificate)
- Federal Law Enforcement Training Center
- The Department of the Army Advance Course for Senior Leaders
Bryon received firearms training qualifications from The US Department of Defense, The Federal Bureau of Investigations and The National Rifle Association.
Byron began instructing in 1992. He holds instructors licenses from the Texas Department of Public Safety, Private Security Board and T.C.O.L.E (Texas Commission on Law Enforcement) classroom and firearms instructor.
Byron believes in educating others and sharing his knowledge, experience and overall passion gives him an advantage when instructing new potential Texas Security Officers.
Licensed to Serve
Top Gun Consulting & Investigations (License #C-04147301, & #F-04156101) is a private security and investigations company serving Austin, Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio, Texas. The goal of Top Gun Consulting is to be our client's first choice. We are committed to providing a quality product and exceptional service. Top Gun is comprised of some of the top leaders in investigative, law enforcement, military and security profession with over 75 years of experience.