Press Releases

December 2, 2015

ATI’s ‘Blended Learning Approach’ affirmed by Newest Federal Guidance

The Interagency Security Committee (ISC), chaired by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and consisting of 54 Federal departments and agencies released their active shooter response guidance on November 31st.

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October 15, 2015

ALICE Children’s Book is #1 Amazon Best Selleragold-book-280x229

The ALICE Training Institute is proud to announce that our age appropriate story book, “I’m Not Scared, I’m Prepared,” is a #1 Best Selling book in the School Counseling – Crisis Management category on the Amazon Best Sellers list. The companion activity book is at #5 in the same category.

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September 16, 2015

ALICE e-Learning Course Wins Award Bronze-Learning-Award-2015 (1)

ALICE Training Institute is proud to announce that our K-12 e-Learning has been named a winner of the Brandon Hall 2015 Excellence Awards. The ALICE e-Learning course won the Bronze Award for Best Certification Program. Award winners of the Best Certification Program are recognized for having programs that fit the need, design of the program, functionality, innovation, and have overall measurable benefits.

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September 4, 2015

ALICE Reiterates Stance on Door-Locking Devices

A recent Associated Press article titled “Ohio Building Board Cautions Schools about Barricade Devices”, written by Andrew Welsh-Huggins, incorrectly identifies a door locking device in a photograph as an “ALICE device”.

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Jake Ryker AwardJuly 7, 2015

ALICE Training Institute Presents the First Annual Jake Ryker HERO Award

ALICE Training Institute and NASRO (National Association of School Resource Officers) were pleased to present the First Annual Jake Ryker HERO Award to Jake Ryker on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at the 2015 NASRO National Conference.

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Telly AwardMay 4, 2015

ALICE Video Wins at the Telly Awards 

The Telly Awards has named Des Matelske of Des Waz Here Productions as a Bronze winner in the 35th Annual Telly Awards for her Government Relations film for The ALICE Training Institute.

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January 19, 2015

Philadelphia Insurance Kicks Off ALICE Training Series

On Friday, January 16, 2015, Philadelphia Insurance Companies  kicked off its 2015 ALICE Training Seminar Series in Boston at Gillette Stadium.

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January 16, 2015

ALICE Training Institute Offers Training to Chambers County School District

The ALICE Training Institute has reached out to support the Chambers County School district in Alabama by offering to provide violent intruder response training at no charge.

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January 9, 2015

ALICE Does Not Endorse Any Brand of Door Locking Devices

The ALICE Training Institute (ALICE) has received numerous requests from manufacturers, distributors and garage innovators asking that we support their door locking devices.

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September 9, 2014

PHLY Insurance brings ALICE Training to Cities across the Country

ALICE training teaches schools, businesses, police departments, and individuals how to prepare for and respond using advantages they have during violent intruder attacks.

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July 22, 2014

Massachusetts Governor Recommends ALICE for School Safety

Massachusetts Governor, Deval Patrick, released the recommendations of his Massachusetts Task Force on School Safety and Security.

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PHLY-Logo-on-white-1024x395June 12, 2014

PHLY Insurance Teams up with ALICE Training Institute on Violent Intruder Safety

Violence in the workplace is the second leading cause of on-the-job fatalities in this country and costs the American workforce $36 billion per year. After businesses, schools and universities are the second most frequently attacked location by an active shooter, but the reality is that a violent intruder risk is present at any place with a large number of people.

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June 10, 2014

ALICE and ELERTS form Exclusive Partnership for School Safetyelerts-logo

ELERTS Corporation, a leading provider of
mobile communication for emergency response, and the ALICE Training Institute, the foremost active shooter response program, have entered into an exclusive agreement to improve response options during emergency events.

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bookMay 19, 2014

ALICE Announces New Children’s Book – “I’m Not Scared… I’m Prepared”

The ALICE Training Institute announces the release of, “I’m Not Scared… I’m Prepared,” by national award winning author, Julia Cook, a parenting expert with almost 60 children’s books to her credit.

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December 2, 2013

Ken Trump Praises Response by ALICE Trained School District

Ken Trump, a longtime critic of ALICE’s success appears to acknowledge what the Ohio Attorney General and the US Department of Education have already concluded – having multiple response options, such as ALICE, during violent intruder events can help save lives in K-12 schools.

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December 2, 2013

ALICE Announces Book Deal with National Children’s Author Julia Cook12250208-ant-hill-cover_158x140

Greg Crane, founder of the ALICE training program stated, “Having a series of children’s books on how to respond and recover from acts of violence and disasters will aid in the age-appropriate ALICE training typically conducted by local law enforcement and school officials.”

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August 1, 2013

ALICE Presents at the Indiana Associations of Chiefs of Police Conference

Greg Crane, founder of the ALICE training program, has accepted an invitation to speak at the Indiana Association of Chiefs of Police fall conference on September 5th 2013.

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June 20, 2013

US Department of Education Takes a Page from ALICE

Vice President Joe Biden released new guidelines for school safety on Tuesday (June 18), six months after the school shooting in Newtown, Conn., that left 26 dead, including 20 children.

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June 11, 2013

Ohio Attorney General Recommends ALICE Tactics for School Safety

Ohio Attorney General, Mike DeWine, today released the recommendations of his Ohio School Safety Task Force, which support all of the ALICE strategies.

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May 28, 2013

Ohio House Bill 178 – School Safety Drills

State Rep. Debbie Phillips announced the introduction of a new School Safety Drills bill to the Ohio House of Representatives during a press conference this week.

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May 21, 2013

Response Options Expands as “ALICE Training Institute”

As part of a business expansion, Response Options will now be known as the “ALICE Training Institute”. With this change, the company seeks to further leverage the good-will and national success of its ALICE training program and the ALICE name recognition.

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May 1, 2013

Crane Receives President’s Award from Ohio Police Chiefs

The Ohio Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP) president, Chief Kenneth Hinkle, presented this year’s President’s Award to Greg Crane, president of the ALICE Training Institute.

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