Officers to Conduct Active Shooter Training at Fashion Centre at Pent

Published on June 22, 2016

WHAT:         Public Safety Training Exercise

WHEN:         Sunday, June 26, 2016, 7:00 p.m. — 12:00 a.m.

WHERE:       Fashion Centre at Pentagon City

On Sunday, June 26, The Arlington County Police Department, The Office of Emergency Management, The Arlington County Fire Department, and Fashion Centre at Pentagon City personnel will be conducting an active shooter training exercise. The purpose of the exercise is to test the response of Arlington County's public safety agencies and mall staff in a simulated emergency situation.

All training activities will be confined to the interior of the mall. There will be a large number of public safety vehicles in the area of Fashion Centre at Pentagon City. The vehicles will not use their lights or sirens during the exercise.

There will be limited parking available and pedestrian access to the mall will be restricted after 6:00 p.m.