Dennis Police to Hold Rape, Aggression, Defense Course

Classes start October 22nd

The Dennis Police Department will be offering the 2nd Rape, Aggression, Defense (R.A.D.) Course of 2018 for women starting at the end of October. The course is a 12-hour certification class taught in 4 segments. The class dates are Oct. 22nd, 24th, 29th and 30th. All classes are run from 6:00pm to 9:00pm each night.

The classes will be held in the Dennis Police Department Community Room, located at 90 Bob Crowell Road in South Dennis.

Rape, Aggression, Defense (R.A.D.) is a specific course designed to provide educational opportunities as well as realistic self-defense tactics and techniques for women. Portions of this course will be hands on. This course is taught by Dennis Police Officers that are Nationally Certified R.A.D. instructors.

Interested applicants must be women ages 18+ and preference will be given to Dennis residents. This course is free of charge and the number of participants will be capped at 12. Attendance is required for all classes.

To sign-up, please contact Officer Matthew Swett at [email protected] or 774-352-1532. Deadline to sign-up is October 15th, 2018. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on