Tag: Sgt. Scott Lewis

RAD programs teach valuable skills

For two decades, the Rape Aggression Defense and Resisting Aggression with Defense programs have helped people learn valuable defense skills. The programs, sponsored by the University of Central Missouri’s Department of Public Safety, teach techniques for de-escalating situations and defensive maneuvers. The UCM program is part of a national program founded in 1989. It has… Read more »

Public Safety – keeping campus safe

Almost everyone has seen their patrol cars. Some have seen them patrolling campus. And anyone who has purchased a parking permit has been to their office. The University of Central Missouri’s Department of Public Safety is a crucial component to keeping campus safe. It includes police, parking services, access control and environmental health and safety…. Read more »

Self-defense classes begin at Police Academy

The Central Missouri Police Academy’s Rape Aggression Defense class for women starts Tuesday. Sponsored by UCM Public Safety, the RAD program is free to UCM students, faculty and the Warrensburg community. The program promotes “realistic self-defense tactics and techniques for women,” according to the RAD website. The basic training courses will be held each Tuesday… Read more »