PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - Law enforcement in Paducah, Kentucky, want to ensure everyone in the community is prepared in the event of a mass shooting.
Two free training seminars will be held at the Clemens Fine Arts Center at 4810 Alben Barkely Drive.
Schools, churches, and local businesses are encouraged to attend.
Nationally-recognized expert Kenneth Hughes will lead the sessions, which will include role-play scenarios, response and survival during a mass shooting, and discussions on the modern era of mass shootings.
Two sessions are being offered:
- Dec. 12 (1-5 p.m.): Recommended for church staff and security, and school staff and security
- Dec. 13 (9 a.m.-1 p.m.): Recommended for local businesses
The events are hosted by the Police Foundation of Paducah/McCracken County and the Paducah Police Department.