There is a new standard-of-care which emphasizes the need for pro-active, options-based, strategies. The federal and state government recommendations, as well as, major law enforcement associations support these strategies. ALICE Training is the model upon which these official recommendations were built.
While there is no active threat to our institution, we have to come to the realization that a violent intruder event can happen any time, any place and for any reason.
We have a responsibility to those in our care and employment to do all we can to prepare them for this rare event, not only in our location but wherever they may find themselves.