Coast Guard, partner agencies participate in active shooter exercise

Coast Guard, partner agencies participate in active shooter exercise
The U.S. Coast Guard alongside partner local, state and federal agencies participated in an Area Maritime Security Training and Exercise Program (AMSTEP) event in Seattle, Washington Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. Coast Guardsmen practice tactical interdiction methods for use in the event of an active shooter scenario. SEATTLE — The U.S. Coast Guard, alongside partner federal, state, and local agencies,...

Coast Guard, local agencies to hold active-shooter exercise on Base Elizabeth City, NC

Coast Guard, local agencies to hold active-shooter exercise on Base Elizabeth City, NC
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. — Coast Guard Base Elizabeth City personnel and local agencies are scheduled to hold an active-shooter response exercise Friday at 8 a.m. at Base Elizabeth City. The exercise will involve simulated active shooters, police, building sweeps and medical response, followed by training for first responders. Agencies involved in the exercise include: googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Dozens of organizations prepare for full-scale active shooter exercise

CAPE MAY, N.J. – Several dozen law enforcement, emergency management and military organizations are preparing for the first full-scale active shooter exercise aboard a Coast Guard training center Thursday at 9 a.m. The Coast Guard has partnered with more than several dozen local, state and federal law enforcement and emergency management agencies to test its response to a shooter attacking or injuring...