Self defense for women
BATON ROUGE - The Baton Rouge Police Department plans to hold free self-defense classes for women.
There will be four classes with each class running about four hours.
The police department plans to hold three groups of classes, they are:
Group 1: March 6th, 8th, 13th and 15th.
Group 2: March 20th, 22nd, 24th and 26th.
Group 3: April 17th, 19th, 24th and 26th.
Classes will be held at the Police Academy gym, 704 Mayflower, starting each night at 6:00pm and ending around 10:00pm.
The classes involve hands-on physical training; attendance at the first class is mandatory.
Anyone interested in attending should contact the Training Academy at (225) 389-3886.