Chickasaw County, IA

At a recent Chickasaw County Department Head Meeting Chickasaw County Management Coordinator Ken Rasing said the courthouse security was progressing and he would be taking a courthouse tour with a security specialist who can then give the county suggestions on how to better ready themselves. Rasing would like to get the Courthouse Security Committee set and begin meeting to review the suggestions that will be given for Chickasaw County security as well as set up an ALICE training for courthouse employees. Many of the department heads had questions about and were interested in participating in an ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evacuate) training, which teaches anyone willing to take the training how to respond to an active shooter. Read more