ATF RELEASES NEW TRAINING PROGRAM TO HELP SCHOOLS DEAL WITH BOMB THREATS

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) today unveiled a new program to help school administrators and State and local public safety officials better prepare for bomb threats against the nation's schools.

School administrators and public safety officials may obtain copies of a "Bomb Threat Response: An Interactive Planning Tool for Schools" and additional information from the website: www.threatplan.org.