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Middletown Police



Middletown Police Department
130 Hampden Road
Middletown, DE 19709

(302) 376-9950

For emergencies, dial 9-1-1

For a non-emergency police report, call (302) 573-2800.

MPD to host ‘RAD for Seniors’

at M.O.T. Senior Center

   The Middletown Police Department will host a RAD for Seniors class at the M.O.T. Senior Center, 300 S. Scott St., Middletown, from Jan. 7 through March 10, from 12:30 to 2 p.m., held every Thursday for 10 weeks. Classes are for seniors 55 and over and there is no pre-registration required. Seniors may just show up on the first day of class. There is no registration fee.

RAD For Seniors Topics

Session 1: Paperwork, RAD Systems, Objective, Self Defense and the Law, Decision to Resist

Session 2: Risk Reduction, 4 Risks of Safety, Victimization Triangle, Home Risk Reduction, Out and About Risk Reduction. Also Physical Portion Session 2

Session 3:  Continuum of Survival, Awareness, Avoidance, Defensive Resistance, Compliance, Physical Defense. Also Physical Portion Session 3

Session 4: Weapon defense, Reporting an incident, Defensive Strategies Outlined. Also Physical Portion Session 4

Session 5: Medicines: Management of medications, Medication in the home, Medications as targets for theft, types, value, home invasion, outside pharmacy, Why & Who, Reporting. Also Physical Portion Session

Session 6:  Solicitations: Charity, phone, mail, internet, Identity Theft, Reporting. Also Physical Portion Session 6

Session 7: Financial Scams/Fraud. Also Physical Portion Session 7

Session 8: Handling Emergencies. Also Physical Portion Session 8

Session 9: Sexual Assault and Rape. Also Physical Portion Session 9

Session 10: Safety While Using Personal or Public Transportation. Also Physical Portion Session 10