Ed Henson is the president and owner of St. Lucie Shooting Center, a range and gun shop in Port Saint Lucie. Ed formerly worked for 20 years as an NYPD officer and at the New York City Housing Authority Police.
Ed Hendson worked in the Detecive Bureau for 16 of his 20 years at the NYPD. He retired from the NYPD in 2002 having attained the rank of Detective First Grade. Before joining the NYPD, he worked with retailers as a security supervisor and investigator. 
Ed completed an associate's degree in Criminal Justice and Instructor Certification from the Commission on Criminal Justice Standards and Training for the State of Florida.
He was an Adjunct Faculty member of the Indian River State College.
Ed was on the Board of Directors as Vice President of the Long Island Shields, Inc for multiple years.
Class "C" Private Investigator License
Class "DI" Florida Security Instructors License
Class "W" Florida Concealed Weapons Carry License
HR-218 Qualified (Retired Law Enforcement Firearms License)
National Rifle Association (NRA) Certified Pistol Instructor
Charity Work 
Former Vice President of the Baldwin, New York Kiwanis Organization
Volunteer at St. Anthony's RC Church Youth Group, Oceanside, New York
Volunteer (12 years) at the NYS Games for the Physically Challenged
Past Chairman of the Baldwin Girl Scouts Communion Breakfast and Annual Picnic
New York City Housing Police Department's "Cop of the Year" 1994
Kiwanis Member of the Year 2000
Shields Police Officer of the Month Award" 1994
"Outstanding Member of the Year Award" from the Shields Police 1989-1990