Gunfire in empty Pontiac school is sound of police training for the worst | Detroit Free Press | freep.com

A sad sign of our times is the recurring incident of active shooters in schools, work places, shopping centers and other places.  Here in Oakland County the police agencies work together closely in many ways and one is in this form of training.  The costs of the training are paid through a federal grant and we have been able to train nearly 1000 police officers from nearly all of the Oakland County police agencies.  This is critically important because of the close geographical location of cities in our county.  The police agency unfortunate enough to own the location of the incident will maintain control of the incident but responding officers can come from anywhere and act together to stop the threat in difficult and dynamic situations.  Here is a link to a news article on the recent training,

Gunfire in empty Pontiac school is sound of police training for the worst | Detroit Free Press | freep.com.