Trinity Baptist Church- Shawnee, OK

A seminar held at Trinity Baptist Church, was the backdrop Tuesday as guest speaker, Sgt. Dan Shumaker, talked about personal safety and shopping tips for the holidays. Shumaker also talked some about the ALICE program, which teaches people what tactical advantages they have that can help should they ever encounter a potentially dangerous situation, whether that is in a store, a school, or other public place. ALICE stands for alert, lockdown, inform, counter and evacuate. Those key words –– for the most part self explanatory –– are a plan of action that can be applied when shoppers find themselves in a precarious position. Read more