What can you do to help raise your chances of surviving a mass shooting incident.In light of the recent shootings in Colorado and Wisconsin, Texarkana, Texas Police  would like to advise citizens that this type of incident could occur anywhere including in your home town.

With this in mind, a recent video clip has been distributed from the City of Houston, Texas. The clip is titled, Run, Hide, Fight: Surviving an Active Shooter Event. Local authorities want to provide this information as a resource to the public and not necessarily endorsing the video.

The Texas Side Police Department Public Information and Crime Prevention Unit offers many safety and crime prevention presentations, inclusive of preparedness for similar events. Should Organizations or businesses be interested in arranging a presentation, please contact Officer Ed Emilia at (903) 798-3114.