Merced County Sheriff’s Deputy Raul Garcia, right, prepares to enter a room with fellow first responders during an active-shooter scenario while participating in Unified Response to Violent Incident training at the Atwater Community Center on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015. The training is designed to help Merced County first responders work together in the event of an emergency.
Merced County Sheriff’s Deputy Raul Garcia, right, prepares to enter a room with fellow first responders during an active-shooter scenario while participating in Unified Response to Violent Incident training at the Atwater Community Center on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015. The training is designed to help Merced County first responders work together in the event of an emergency. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com
Merced County Sheriff’s Deputy Raul Garcia, right, prepares to enter a room with fellow first responders during an active-shooter scenario while participating in Unified Response to Violent Incident training at the Atwater Community Center on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015. The training is designed to help Merced County first responders work together in the event of an emergency. Andrew Kuhn akuhn@mercedsunstar.com

Merced County first responders take collaborative approach to violent-incident training

December 13, 2015 3:59 PM