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Firearms simulator at Sauk Valley Community College

Published: Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013 9:12 p.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013 1:35 p.m. CDT

Oregon Police officers Lt. Shawn Melville (left) and Matt Kalnins fire at a gunman in a workplace shooter scenario Wednesday afternoon during a firearms simulator training session at Sauk Valley Community College. The simulator projects more than 500 scenarios that help train the officers and criminal justice students to recognize the use of proper force. Click here to see video of the training.

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