September 5, 2008

Police Offer Self-Defense Course

DUXBURY - The police department is offering a rape aggression defense program for women and girls ages 13 and older, beginning Monday, Sept. 15.

The course provides risk reduction through avoidance in addition to defense tactics. The classes emphasize awareness and address threats from a stranger or an acquaintance.

The fee is $25.

Classes are 6 to 9 p.m. Mondays, for three weeks, at the Student Union, 147 St. George St.

For more information, call 781-934-5656, Ext. 25.

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