MSU public safety officers, in conjunction with Springfield area emergency services (police, fire, EMS), will be conducting an active shooter exercise on Friday, Aug. 3 from 8-11 a.m. in Trottier Plaza and Plaster Stadium West. The area will be blocked off with barrier tape and signs will be placed indicating the exercise is occurring.
There will be numerous police cars, fire engines and ambulances parked in lot 18 (south of Grand). Role players will be in the west side of the stadium and in the grassy area north of the stadium (Trottier Plaza). There will be role players as victims and law enforcement will be in full gear.
Do not be alarmed.
If you have questions, please contact David Hall, university emergency manager, at 836-8444.