WALPOLE (CBS) – An intense emergency drill played out at Walpole High School on Friday.
Swat team members from around the area took turns storming the school with their guns drawn.
This drill was to make sure the town’s officers are ready to handle any potential crisis.
Commanders were checking to make sure existing communications systems and safety protocols are effective in a real emergency.
Officers tested the school’s lock-down, unlock, and evacuation procedures as well.