While encountering a threat, officers will be able to make informed decisions regarding threats of varying degrees and understand possible ways of responding to those threats, in accordance with Department of Homeland Security School Safety Practices.

  • Define an active shooter incident.

  • Identify common characteristics of active shooter incidents.

  • Review recent active shooter events.

  • Explain Common Characteristics of Perpetrators.

  • Discuss current school resource officer response concerns.

  • Conduct a basic risk and threat assessment based on an active shooter for k-12 schools.