Cary-Grove High School 'Code Red Dril...

Cary-Grove High School 'Code Red Drill' Includes Gunfire Sounds

There are 2 comments on the story from Jan 29, 2013, titled Cary-Grove High School 'Code Red Drill' Includes Gunfire Sounds. In it, reports that:

In an effort to familiarize teachers and students with the sounds of gunfire, Cary-Grove High School will conduct a lock-down drill on Wednesday where police officers plan to fire blanks in the hallway.

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Algonquin, IL

#1 Jan 29, 2013
Nothing wrong with this. They're using a couple blanks fired from a starters pistol. You know, the thing they use to begin races in track or swimming. It's incredible that some parents want to sugarcoat the (sad) realities of today's world from their teenaged kids.

Round Lake, IL

#2 Feb 9, 2013
Pointless. Given that most, if not all the people in McHenry County are are hicks and hillbillies who own guns, their children are all too familiar with the sound of gunfire. The only reason this is being done is so the police have a). something to do and b) say they are community oriented. God knows that this will be the only time that all 5 officers employed by the city will ever fire their weapons (excluding the qualification range, of course).

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