By Sam Curtiss
A Sioux City police officer has a new mission to help people protect themselves when the unthinkable happens.
He’s been sharing his message with people across the area, and beyond. The program is called “S.A.V.E Yourself.” It stands for “Survive a Violent Encounter” and authorities say it helps people make better choices when violence strikes.
The lesson from Chad Sheehan is simple.
“What their options are if they are confronted with violence,” said Chad Sheehan of the Sioux City Police Department.