Preparing for the three dimensional response to the active shooter response

Have you prepared for a three dimensional response to the active shooter? That is on-duty while armed, off-duty while armed, and the last and least desirable: anytime you are unarmed and next in the killer’s path. Before we explore this topic further, consider this scenario:

The active shooter burst into the courtroom and three people were dead in an instant. The estranged husband — eyes as black as his soul — turned his weapon on his next victim, a police officer. The officer had been disarmed by a courtroom policy requiring that officers be unarmed testifying in court. The killer slowed his pace as he leveled the handgun directly between the officer’s eyes. The gunman confidently walked to within one foot of the officer and said, “I always wanted to know what it feels like to kill a...”

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