Students advised to ‘run, hide, fight’ if a shooter comes to school


By Manolo Morales

Experts say students need to know what to do in an active-shooter situation.

It might scare them to hear about it, but experts point out that children need to prepare for it much like they prepare for other disasters.

There are three main things children need to know: run, hide, and fight. A security expert says if the children are aware, they will have a much better chance of getting away unhurt.

Jeffrey Owens spent more that 30 years in the Honolulu Police Department and is now a security consultant.

Since schools practice fire drills regularly, he says it only makes sense that …read more

Source:: KHON2 News