Active Shooter Response Guide

To fully understand the "Run, Hide, Fight" concept, The University of Texas at Austin Police Department (UTPD) recommends you watch the FBI's 5-minute, “Run. Hide. Fight.” instructional video below.


Run Hide Fight

Printable version of the Active Shooter Response Guide (PDF).

UTPD holds Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events (CRASE) training for University-related groups or groups directly related to campus operations.

Check for upcoming CRASE training sessions by visiting​.

To request training, send us an email at

For businesses or groups that are not UT-affiliated, CRASE Training can be requested from the Austin Police Department or Travis County Sheriff's Office.

Event Status
Tuesday September 10, 2024, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
UT Peter O'Donnell Jr. Building | Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302)

Officers will discuss active shooter events and provide options that adhere to the Run, Hide, Fight protocol. Learn how to take life-saving action and what to expect from UTPD in these situations.

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