LIVE: Sentencing hearing for Jake Patterson in Jayme Closs kidnapping, murder of her parents
Flash flood watch for most of SE Wisconsin from Friday evening through 7 a.m. Saturday

Oak Creek seminar prepares churchgoers for active shooter situations

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

OAK CREEK — A local church invited people to learn how to prepare and protect themselves in the case of an active shooter situation. The Peaceful Warrior Training Group was at the Faith Baptist Church of Greater Milwaukee in Oak Creek on Saturday, April 28.

The program taught people about different worst-case scenarios, reporting mechanisms and various strategies.

One of the most important concepts is prevention.

“We believe a strong, robust prevention program is going to be most effective because we’d like to stop those events from happening. I don’t think we can stop them all but I think we can stop a lot of them,” said Michael Bolender, with the Peaceful Warrior Training Group.

The course as open to all denominations and walks of life.

 

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.