James Harris

James Harris

Martial Arts Instructor

James Harris


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Sensei James Harris brings a wealth of experience in law enforcement and martial arts when he teaches. Through his experience he has helped share realistic and practical self defense skills.

20+ Years of Martial Arts Experience

  • Senior Instructor: Karate / Jiu-Jitsu Program – Crabapple Martial Arts Academy
  • Sandan (3rd Degree Black Belt), Shuri-Ryu Karate-Do
  • Okazaki Restorative Massage Certified
  • First Aid/CPR Certified


  • American Budokai International
  • PAMAI (Professional Association of Martial Arts Instructors)


  • Johns Creek Police Department Police Officer
  • Police Detective with 10+ Years of Experience
  • 10 Years Active in S.W.A.T. Team
  • Officer of the Year 2015 and 2013
  • Advanced Police Officer Certification
  • Certified First Responder (Advanced Life Support/First Aid)