Kevin D. Orcutt is the inventor, developer and Master Instructor of the OPN. In addition to operating Orcutt Police Defensive Systems, Inc. Mr. Orcutt is a retired Police Sergeant with 35 years in law enforcement and Police DT training.
A First Degree Black Belt in Jukado, Mr. Orcutt is recognized nationally for developing the OPN and its training system. He has appeared on ABC World News Tonight, CBS This Morning, CNN, People Magazine, Law and Order magazine, the Science Channel and Westword newspaper.
Mr. Orcutt was inducted into the 1997 World Martial Arts Hall of Fame receiving the "Life Achievement" award. Mr. Orcutt was awarded the El Jebel Shriners International Medal of Honor for Meritorious Law Enforcement Service in 2013. Since 1984, he has personally certified over 800 OPN Instructors.