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Knoxville’s City Hall teamed up with local law enforcement to conduct active shooter training with ALICE Training’s options-based protocol.
The report recounts the benefits of this training for the police department and for city officials. ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, and Evacuate) encourages preparedness as well as options-based action during a possible threat of an active shooter. While law enforcement learns how to respond to an active shooter event, city officials can do their part through beginning to understand “what parts of their emergency action plan need attention and what parts of their facility or work space might be in a compromising position if an active shooter attack were to occur.” Read More