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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Middle District of Georgia

Thursday, March 8, 2018

Protecting Houses of Worship Summit to Be Held

           Charles E. Peeler, United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia, announces that his office will hold a free summit on “Protecting Houses of Worship” on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.  The summit will be held at the Macon campus of Central Georgia Technical College (CGTC), Building H, Room 111.  CGTC is located at 3300 Macon Tech Drive in Macon.

            All faith leaders and others involved with security at houses of worship are invited to attend and hear presentations on active shooters, security planning, hate crimes and the growth and management of threats to houses of worship.

            To R.S.V.P. for this event or for questions, contact Pamela Lightsey, Public Information Officer, United States Attorney’s Office, at (478) 621-2603.

Community Outreach
Updated March 8, 2018