Security and Emergency Preparedness: When the Worst Happens
On December 13th, 2013, a school shooting took place at Arapahoe High School in Littleton Colorado. Guy Grace, Director of Security and Emergency Planning for Littleton Public Schools, was a responder to the shooting, was on the scene and was the School District Incident Command Coordinator during the event and the subsequent evacuation of the school. Guy will share some of his key observations and experiences during the incident.
Attendees will learn:
- How staff, students and district reacted to the emergency at hand and how they prepared for the "all hazards" emergencies at the time
- The security, emergency management and communication technologies that were helpful and in place during the incident
- Some of the general improvements that were made to security and emergency preparedness areas in the aftermath of the shooting