PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - A training session will be held to prepare Paducah, Kentucky organizations in case of an act of violence.
The Police Foundation of Paducah-McCracken County along with the Paducah Police Department will have a training event the week of Dec. 11-15.
This event will be open to Paducah businesses, churches and schools.
The Foundation said the guest speaker will be expert Kenneth Hughes.
Topics include, the 10-minute exercise and role play scenario and can mass shootings be prevented.
Sessions will be from 1-5 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017, (recommended for church staff and security, and school staff and security); and from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, (recommended for local businesses).
Both sessions will be at the Clemens Fine Arts Center on the campus of West Kentucky Community and Technical College.
Pre-registration is not required. You will register at the door.