John McGuire is currently serving the Department of Criminal Justice Training as a special assistant. McGuire joined DOCJT as deputy commissioner in August 2016. Since his appointment, he has been instrumental in establishing programs to support the mental health of law enforcement and dispatchers. Under his leadership, the first course of the Kentucky Post-Critical Incident Seminar (KYPCIS) was hosted at DOCJT in 2017. The following year, McGuire helped successfully guide legislation into law that secured the KYPCIS program and ensured continuing support and care of future law enforcement and dispatchers.