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On Saturday, June 23, Florida Atlantic University Police Department will host a multi-agency active shooter exercise at the Boca Raton campus. The active shooter drill will take place from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Henderson School grounds and the surrounding areas. Please avoid the east side of campus, as all traffic will be diverted westbound. A.D. Henderson University School, Karen Slattery Educational Research Center for Child Development and adjacent parking lots will be closed to the public. Engineering East (building 96), parking lots 1, 2, 4, 25, 26, 27, and 28, will be closed, as will 20th Street in both directions. First responders and role players will use emergency vehicles with audible sirens, simulated explosions, simulated gunfire and controlled burning of fires. Our messaging boards will be displayed on the perimeter roadways of the training location. FAU officials are aware and no further action is required. For more information, contact FAU Police at 561-297-3500.