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A Critical Review and Lessons Learned
“For Chiefs/Sheriffs and Command Staff”

Hours: 6
Tuition: $49.00

Program Information:

On August 5, 2012 white supremacist Wade Michael Page shot and killed six persons and injured four in a rampage at the Sikh Temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin.  During the incident Page ambushed the first responding officer, Lieutenant Brian Murphy who sustained and survived 15 gunshot wounds. A second officer then shot Page in the stomach stopping his threat to the general public until Page took his own life with a shot to the head.

On April 19, 2013 Oak Creek, Wisconsin, Chief of Police John Edwards and members of his staff will conduct a 6 hour seminar detailing the Sikh temple shooting with a candid curriculum of “lessons learned”.


Some of the Topical Areas:

Prior agency training for critical Incidents

Initial Response and Subsequent Tactical Response

Law Enforcement and Fire Mutual Aid

Dealing with National Exposure/Media

Agency Staffing After a Traumatic incident

Political Implications

Department Psychological Mindset

“Now What”

 **Cancellations for this class must be received by SLEA 35 days prior to the start of the program in order to avoid being billed!**

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Jim Kempinski
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Voice: (630) 942-2939

Trisha Augustyn
Administrative Assistant

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