Thursday, June 29, 2017

Bureau of Justice Assistance VALOR for Blue Releases Active Shooter Response Podcast

On Nov. 20, 2014, an active shooter event occurred at Florida State University. In this podcast, FSU Police Chief David Perry discusses the need for training by law enforcement officers – including interagency drills – to effectively prepare for critical incidents and how this training played an integral part in rapidly resolving the event on FSU's campus. Chief Perry also talks about post-event planning and ways to support the affected community after an active shooter situation. Listen to the podcast at You can also read an interview with Chief Perry titled "Campus, Community Partnerships Strengthen Emergency Response" on, the Justice Technology Information Center's school safety website, at

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