How to survive active shooter situation: Sac PD hosts public session

How to survive active shooter situation: Sac PD hosts public session
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    IN ON THE TRAINING, AND HAS THE THREE WORDS YOU THAT COULD SAVE YOUR LIFE.
    >> IF YOU ARE EVER IN A LIFE OR DEATH SITUATION YOU HAVE TO HAVE THE WILL TO LIVE IN THE WILL TO FIGHT.
    REPORTER: IT'S NOT YOUR TYPICAL NIGHT AT SACRAMENTO POLICE HEADQUARTERS.
    DOZENS OF STRANGERS FROM THE COMMUNITY BROUGHT TOGETHER IN ONE ROOM, ALL TO LEARN HOW TO SURVIVE, IF THEY'RE EVER IN AN ACTIVE SHOOTER SCENARIO.
    >> I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW WHAT TO DO, IT SEEMS LIKE LEARNING FIRST AID OR LEARNING WHAT TO DO IN AN EARTHQUAKE.
    REPORTER: THE LESSON CAME DIRECTLY FROM A SACRAMENTO SWAT TEAM MEMBER, WHO USED REAL LIFE EXAMPLES.
    >> THIS GUY WAS UP FROM AND SHOOTING DOWN ON INNOCENT PEOPLE.
    REPORTER: THE EMPHASIS CAME DOWN TO THREE SIMPLE STEPS -- RUN, HIDE, AND FIGHT.
    >> IF THERE'S AN EXIT, TAKE THAT EXIT.
    BLOCKING THE ENTRY SPOT, LOCKING DOORS BEHIND YOU.
    ONCE THESE BAD GUYS ARE CONFRONTED, THEY TYPICALLY BACK DOWN.
    REPORTER: SACRAMENTO POLICE OFFICERS HAVE BEEN TRAINING FOR ACTIVE SHOOTER RESPONSE SINCE 2007, AND HAVE BEEN ADDING TO THAT TRAINING IN THE WAKE OF OTHER SHOOTING EVENTS ACROSS THE
    COUNTRY.
    WAX I HAVE GRANDCHILDREN, WHO ARE ATTENDING SCHOOL, AND GOD FORBID SOMETHING LIKE THIS HAPPENS.
    REPORTER: RONALD BELL SAYS THE VIOLENCE IS BECOMING ALL TOO COMMON, SO THIS KNOWLEDGE DIRECTLY FROM LAW ENFORCEMENT COULDN'T COME AT A BETTER TIME.
    >> I'M GOING TO SHARE IT WITH ALL MY FAMILY MEMBERS WHO ARE NOT HERE, STEVE STAPLETON SAYS -- YEAR.
    REPORTER: STEVE STAPLETON SAYS ACTIVE SHOOTING SITUATIONS APPEAR TO BE A GROWING PROBLEM, AND HE WANTED TO LEAVE ARMED WITH HELPFUL AND POTENTIALLY LIFE-SAVING TIPS.
    >> IF IT HELPS ME SURVIVE, I THINK THAT'S A GOOD THING.
    REPORTER:
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