Athlon Outdoors Content Creator Mike Detty.

Mike Detty has been writing for consumer gun magazines, law enforcement and military journals, and industry newsletters for over 27 years. He is a graduate of the University of Arizona and received a B.A. in Criminal Justice Administration.

Mike Detty

Following his graduation from college, Detty entered the officer ranks of the United States Marines Corps. His involvement in USPSA and 3-gun competition led to his writing of firearms evaluations. 

Mike has published two novels: Guns Across the Border and Operation Wide Receiver. Both books detail his involvement as a confidential informant to help the ATF and DOJ take down powerful drug cartels. 

Mike currently resides in Arizona where he enjoys shooting in the desert mountains that surround Tucson.

Check out Mike’s work HERE.

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