Jay Proctor has been teaching in the Basic Law Enforcement Academy program since 1990 as a high liability instructor. He is a certified Florida Department of Law Enforcement Instructor and teaches Firearms, Emergency Vehicle Operations, Defensive Tactics, and other classroom topics. He earned a BS from the University of Florida, an AA from Daytona Beach Community College and is a graduate of the FBI National Academy. After serving in the United States Army, he attended the Law Enforcement Academy at Daytona Beach Community College in 1987. He is a retired Captain with the Port Orange Police Department where he served as Police Officer, Field Training Officer, Narcotics Investigator, Patrol Corporal, Patrol Sergeant, Training Sergeant, Internal Affairs Investigator, SWAT Team Leader, SWAT Team Commander and Patrol Lieutenant.