The East Baton Rouge Parish Office of Public Information in conjunction with the Baton Rouge Police Department has produced a 2-hour Safety Tips Tape. The tapes feature Baton Rouge Police Officers demonstrating self-defense tactics. Starting the afternoon of Friday, August 9, 2002 the tapes will be available for checkout at all East Baton Rouge Parish libraries.
The tapes will also be available to the public for purchase through the Office of Public Information. The cost of the 2-hour video is $10 plus $2 for shipping. To purchase a tape you may call 389-3121, Monday-Friday, 8a.m.-5p.m.
WAFB aired the 2-hour program on Cable Channel 9 last week. And due to several phone calls and emails looking for additional runs of the program Cable Channel 9 will rebroadcast the self defense program at the following times:
Self Defense Program Times
Wednesday, August 14th, 8-10pm
Thursday, August 15th, 3-5pm
Friday, August 16th, 10am-noon
Saturday, August 17th, 8-10pm