Release Date: May 2nd, 2019 - 7:40am
Originator: Constable, Steve Elms, Corporate Communications, 905-825-4747 ext 5224
Contact: Constable, Steve Elms, Corporate Communications, 905-825-4747 extension 5224
The Halton Regional Police Serivce's Emergency Services Unit will be conducting a training scenario on Wednesday May 8, 2019 in Oakville. The scenario will take at Hope Bible Church located at 500 Great Lakes Boulevard in Oakville at 1:00pm.
Media are invited to attend. Officers involved in the scenario will be available for comment prior to the commencement of the training. Photo opportunities will also be available during the scenario itself as well as Emergency Services equipment.
The units in attendance for this training will include: Tactical Rescue Unit (TRU), Crisis Negotiators and Explosive Disposal Unit (EDU), and Incident Command.
Media intending to interview or speak to an officer involved should be on-scene no later than 12:30 pm. Once the training begins, access to officers will be limited and much of the scenario will be off-limits to media due to the sensitive nature of the training.
No RSVP is required to attend.