First responders prepare for school year by training for emergencies

MAGNA, Utah — First responders from multiple Utah agencies prepared for worst-case scenarios Wednesday by participating in active shooter drills ah...

August 11, 2022
2:24 AM

MAGNA, Utah — First responders from multiple Utah agencies prepared for worst-case scenarios Wednesday by participating in active shooter drills ahead of the new school year.Cypress High School served as a learning environment for a lesson those involved hope they never have to put into practice - what to do in case of an active shooter at this school or anywhere else in the valley.The Unified Police Department led the drill and was joined by members of Unified Fire, Taylorsville Police, the Granite School District Police, Utah County Sheriff's Office and the Air National Guard.

John Franchi