UPDATED: Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 9:28pm
Waco , TX (KWKT) — The Waco Police Department is teaming up with a local church to offer courses on how to respond if found in an active shooter situation.
The training will be offered on Saturday, May 10th from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m at the New Road Church of Christ, located at 3100 South New Road.
The course will be instructed by Waco Police Officer Ricky Bates, who is a member of the church and a twenty-five year veteran with the department. He will offer instructions on how citizens can prepare, respond and survive this a shooter situation.
The course is free and open to the general public. Those who wish to attend are asked to contact the church by calling 254-752-0543.