Active shooter training Saturday at Golden Valley High School in Merced

January 27, 2014 

JOSHUA EMERSON SMITH/ Golden Valley High School is seen here in a file photo from March.


— An active shooter training is scheduled for Saturday at Golden Valley High during the early morning and afternoon hours, school officials said.

The training is geared to prepare law enforcement and school officials for an armed gunman entering the campus.

Neighboring residents and businesses are to be advised of the mock lockdown. Questions and concerns can be answered through the Golden Valley High School Student Support Office by calling Associate Principal Michelle Bliss at (209) 385-8021.

Participating in the training are Merced County Office of Emergency Services, Golden Valley High School, Merced Fire Department, Merced Police Department, Merced County Emergency Medical Services and Riggs Ambulance.

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