Wayne State University is the latest campus to implement a crisis training in wake of the recent increase of school shootings. The latest in large-scale training exercises are scheduled to take place Thursday, May 3.
The simulation will prepare students and staff for a variety of active shooter and terrorist attack scenarios which will include simulated gunshots and explosions. Training efforts will be coordinated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation as well as WSU Police chief Tony Holt.
Tom Reynolds of the WSU communications office told Metro Times that the local authorities have been alerting the surrounding neighborhoods in advance of the drill as to avoid confusion or panic.
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