Active Shooter ResponseCrime Awareness

Active Shooter, What You Can Do

Tactical SearchThe Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announces the availability of a new Independent Study Course titled: Active Shooter, What You Can Do (IS-907), a no-cost training course developed to provide the public with guidance on how to prepare for and respond to active shooter crisis situations. An active shooter is defined in the course as an individual who is "engaged in killing or attempting to kill people in a confined and populated area. In most cases, there is no pattern or method to their selection of victims."

This new online training is available through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Emergency Management Institute (EMI) at

Safety videos: “Shots Fired on Campus”

Would you know what to do if someone started firing a gun on campus? The UTMB Police Department offers four safety videos, for faculty, staff, students and health care workers. These videos are offered to assist you with information on how to respond in the event of an active shooter situation.

If you would like to speak with a member of the UTMB PD about the videos,
contact Capt. David De Ore at 772-2691. 



Additional Training

Workplace Violence/Infant Abduction Training

Click on the links below for information.

    Workplace Violence

    Infant Abduction

    Bomb Threats

    Suspicious Mail

    Response to Deadly Behavior


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