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Rape Aggression Defense

The Denton Police Department provides training in Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.). Certified R.A.D. Instructors and Denton Police Officers conduct the training. Please dress comfortably for this self-defense training. Class size is limited and are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Denton PD's Basic R.A.D. class is for women only ages 16 and up. 

The next Basic R.A.D. class will be held from 6-10 p.m. on Tuesdays, February 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2019, at the Denton Public Safety Training Center, 719 E. Hickory St., Denton, Texas.

The class cost $10 per student for the entire month (to cover the cost of the student manual).

For questions or to commit to the class, contact Officer Arie'll Bell via email Ariell.Bell@cityofdenton.com or call Lt. Mike Beutner at (940) 349-7804.