New system aims to reduce police response time in active shootings

Posted at 1:39 PM, Jul 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-30 14:15:00-04

NEW YORK — An average of one death can occur every 5 to 15 seconds during an active shooter situation, according to statistics from the Alice Training Institute.

In the latest incident, three people, including a 6-year-old boy, were fatally shot when a gunman opened fire at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in California Sunday evening.

PIX11’s Kirstin Cole takes a look at a system that could help change all of that.