SAFE training for high-school senior girls begins this week

A program aimed at helping young women be safe as they transition into adulthood is being held locally this week. Lt. Matt Harris, spokesman for the Columbus Police Department, explains the SAFE program…

SAFE stands for Situational Awareness for Everyday. The free program includes instructors offering advice and tips on how to stay safe, along with physical tactics training.

A session for 12-grade girls at Columbus East is set for Thursday during the regular school day. CPD adds that 12th grade girls from Columbus Christian School and Hauser High School are welcome to attend

A second class will be held on March 29th for 12th grade girls who attend Columbus North High School.