Police Provide Self Defense Class
By N3 News
The Newaygo Police Department is committed to doing what they can to keep the community and its members safe. As part of this ongoing initiative the NPD recently offered a self-defense class that drew 18 participants for the instructional session facilitated by Officer Joy Paquette and Chief Georgia Andres.
Attendees were taught observational skills to improve...
Pictured Above: Chief Andres and Officer -
Paquette give a demonstration
Pictured Below: Office Paquette working with Beth Fellows -
and Katie Walerczyk
...personal awareness of one’s surroundings as well as how to become more assertive when faced with situations that might lead to being victimized.
“With the excellent turnout and positive feedback from participants we will be setting up more classes for all who would like to receive this valuable training in enhancing personal safety,” said Chief Andres. “It is the goal of our department to keep our community safe one citizen at a time.”
Anyone interested in attending a self defense class can call the Newaygo Police Department for more information.