Amherst Regional Middle School- Amherst, MA

“A better solution than that is evacuating. Getting away from potential threats. And when all else fails, to have to counter and swarm or do something to have to protect yourself,” said David Knightly of the Amherst Police Department. On Wednesday, the Amherst Police Teamed up with the ALICE Training Institute to prepare for a worst case scenario. The training was at the Amherst Regional Middle School. The goal, to prepare for a gunman. More specifically, what to do in the critical moments between when a person starts shooting, and when law enforcement arrives. The training wasn’t just for the police, it was for school, church and hospital employees and workplace administrators. Read more[/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container]