Yesterday Shelby County saw its second shooting in a crowded location within a week. The Collierville Kroger shooting, along with the shooting at Cummings Optional School, has many Mid-Southerners on edge. Active Shooter Response Expert Alain Burrese joined “Wake Up Memphis” to discuss how to protect yourself in situations like these.
Even with well-organized Police & schools, response to an active shooter takes minutes. Burrese says that most shooter events are over before help arrives. He has tips on how to best use those critical seconds, and he explains how you can talk to kids about this topic.
Alain also shares a bit of wisdom his book Survive A Shooting, found here.
Listen to the very informative interview below.