The Daily Eastern News

UPD to expand use of ALICE

University Police Department Chief Kent Martin hopes to begin training of ALICE, an active shooter response program on the campus of Eastern. The program, according to its website is the No. 1 active shooter civilian response training for organizations. Martin said you does not have to look far to see the benefits of the program.

Chrissy Miller, News Editor

October 3, 2017

After becoming a certified ALICE trainer, University Police Chief Kent Martin now plans to expand the use of the program throughout the campus community. ALICE is a training program that helps educate civilians on what to do in case of an active shooter. It is an acronym for Alert, Lockdown,...

UPD believes robberies may be related

Roberto Hodge, News Editor

September 21, 2015

Eastern’s emergency notification system alerted students about four robbery incidents in seven days, with the most recent being Sept. 20. Adam Due, the chief of university police department, said they believe some of the incidents are related. The first incident occurred Sept. 13. Early morning...

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