The Dunwoody Police Department is offering a free Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) on Tuesday, Feb. 23, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Dunwoody Municipal Court.

The course is open to the public but registration is required. Seats are limited to the first 90 people to sign up.

This course “provides strategies, guidance and plans for surviving an active shooter event.”

CRASE was developed by the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training Center at Texas State University and is now taught nationwide.

Lt. Mike Carlson of the DPD will be teaching the class.

For more information regarding content of this course, email Lt. Carlson at To register, visit

Dyana Bagby

Dyana Bagby is a staff writer for Reporter Newspapers and Atlanta Intown.