9 episodes

Host Cody Perron, a former Diplomatic Security Service (DSS) Special Agent, and Marine Veteran interviews current and former members of the DSS, security contractors, military veterans, and others about their time conducting investigations, security, and protective operations around the globe.

The Off The X Podcast Cody Perron

    • Government
    • 4.8 • 27 Ratings

Host Cody Perron, a former Diplomatic Security Service (DSS) Special Agent, and Marine Veteran interviews current and former members of the DSS, security contractors, military veterans, and others about their time conducting investigations, security, and protective operations around the globe.

    Matt Miller - former Medic for the DS Worldwide Protective Services, Army Medic and Bronze Star Recipient

    Matt Miller - former Medic for the DS Worldwide Protective Services, Army Medic and Bronze Star Recipient

    Join Matt "Doc" Miller and I as we discuss his time as a former Diplomatic Security Worldwide Protective Services (WPS) Medic serving in Baghdad and Erbil. Matt is also a former Army Medic completing over 450 MEDEVAC missions in Iraq, earning the Bronze Star for his actions. 

    • 2 hr
    Matt Rawls - former Security Contractor and Recon Marine

    Matt Rawls - former Security Contractor and Recon Marine

    Listen to Matt Rawls, aka Sleepy, a former Security Contractor and Force Reconnaissance Marine as he discusses his time working as a security contractor in Jerusalem, Basrah, Tallil, and Baghdad. 

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Bill McCarthy - retired Diplomatic Security (DS) Special Agent

    Bill McCarthy - retired Diplomatic Security (DS) Special Agent

    Join Billy Mac and I as we discuss his time as a Diplomatic Security Special Agent serving in Cairo, Niamey, Kinshasa, DS Training Center, Baghdad, Gaborone, DS R&D, and Abidjan. 

    • 58 min
    Jeff Carlson - former Diplomatic Security Service Special Agent

    Jeff Carlson - former Diplomatic Security Service Special Agent

    Listen in to Jeff Carlson and I as we discuss his first-ever interaction with a president of the United States, his time serving as a Diplomatic Security Special Agent in Tripoli, his close relationships with the DSS Special Agents serving in Benghazi during the attack, and his work in Counter-Intelligence at US Embassy Kabul. 

    • 2 hr 32 min
    Joe Desmarais - Former Diplomatic Security Special Agent and Marine Security Guard

    Joe Desmarais - Former Diplomatic Security Special Agent and Marine Security Guard

    Join Joe as he discusses his time conducting security operations globally as a Marine Security Guard and Diplomatic Security Special Agent in the Miami Field Office, Criminal Investigative Liaison Branch, US Embassy Baghdad, US Embassy Rome, US Consulate Nuevo Laredo, US Embassy Colombo and the DS San Francisco Field Office. 

    • 2 hr
    Matthew Kovats - Former Diplomatic Security Special Agent and Marine Security Guard

    Matthew Kovats - Former Diplomatic Security Special Agent and Marine Security Guard

    Join Matthew "Matt" Kovats as he discusses his time as a Marine Security Guard and a Diplomatic Security Special Agent. Matt talks about his time working in Benghazi, Libya, US Embassy Baghdad, Iraq, the Chicago Field Office, Diplomatic Security Headquarters and US Embassy Kabul, Afghanistan.

    • 1 hr 40 min

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