Mr. Bobby Day is an instructor with Eastern Kentucky University, an academic partner of the RDPC.
Mr. Day has been an instructor for RDPC since 2007. He has built a distinguished career within the operational, administrative and command functions of the Kentucky State Police since 1991. A Kentucky Law Enforcement Council certified instructor, Mr. Day has taught military and law enforcement personnel throughout the United States and abroad. He has vast instructional experience in the areas of tactical command, critical incident management, special event planning, firearms, threat/risk assessment, and foreign counter-terrorism and hostage rescue.
Since 2001, Mr. Day has also served as an instructor for Operational Tactics and Op-Tac International and currently is the director of program development. In this role, he teaches military and law enforcement personnel, both foreign and domestic, in all areas of special operations.
Mr. Day has received numerous commendations and awards for outstanding leadership, performance, and field operations. These include three Trooper of the Year awards, five Commissioner Commendations, two Life Saving Medals, and the Kentucky State Police Medal of Bravery. An informed professional, Mr. Day has also provided expert commentary for several media outlets, including Fox, MSNBC and CNN.