Active shooter drill takes place in North East School District

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“Active shooter down the hallway, active shooter down the hallway!”

It’s a scenario law enforcement hopes never plays out.  This training taking place this morning in the Davis Elementary Center in the North East School District.  Around 30 officers from area police agencies participated in the drill.  

The day began with a ‘Stop the Bleed’ class, then to a classroom to discuss the active shooter scenario.  

Chief Michael Sliker of the North East Police Department, says, “it’s important to coordinate a response with agencies that will be assisting us if an event were to occur…”

Several members of the Mercyhurst Municipal Police Academy were on-hand to observe the active shooter scenario.

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