NH DOS - PORTSMOUTH FIRST RESPONDERS CRITICAL INCIDENT RESPONSE TRAINING

PORTSMOUTH, NH – More than 100 local and state first responders will conduct an active threat response drill tomorrow, July 24, in partnership with the Portsmouth School District to test emergency response plans. This exercise is sponsored by the Portsmouth Police and Fire Departments with funding support from State Homeland Security and Emergency Management.

 

Residents and visitors in the area of Portsmouth High School, Middle School and Little Harbor School will likely see a large presence of law enforcement and fire personnel at all locations.

 

WHO:             One hundred local and State police, fire and emergency medical technicians from Portsmouth and area communities

 

WHERE:        Multiple locations including Portsmouth High School  

 

WHAT:           Active threat training exercise for state and local first responders

 

WHEN:           July 24, 8:00am – 12:00pm

 

CONTACT:    Emily Martuscello, Exercise Training Officer, (603) 892-8104