AVERT Active Shooter Facts

AVERT Active Shooter Facts

Learn More About Active Shooter Incidents

AVERT-Active-Shooter-FactsActive shooter incidents can happen anywhere.  In the U.S., between 2000 and 2019 there were 305 active shooter incidents.

When it comes to an active shooter incident, being able to quickly respond is vital to saving lives.  At AVERT, you and your team  will train and gain confidence to react properly during active shooter situations.

According to a research study by Everbridge, an active shooter incident can occur anywhere,  Between 2000 and 2019, 38% of active shooter incidents occurred in workplaces, 31% were in open spaces, 16% were at schools, 7% were at government facilities, 5% took place at houses of worship and 3% were are residences.

The majority of active shooter incidents happen very quickly as well.  70% of active shooter incidents ended in 5 minutes or less, and 67% of active shooter incidents ended before police arrived on the scene.

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 Download our Active Shooter Incidents infographic.