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Women's self-defense awareness night March 15

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Sgt. Jen Miles demonstrates some of the self-defense techniques. Sgt. Jen Miles demonstrates some of the self-defense techniques.
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The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is teaming up with the Detroit Pistons and Palace Sports and Entertainment to offer a special women's self-defense training class on the Palace court prior to the Pistons game on Saturday, March 15.

Registration costs $20 and includes self-defense training, a ticket to the Pistons game, a post-game shot on the Palace court and a special Pistons giveaway.

The training will be instructed by Sgt. Jen Miles of the Oakland County Sheriff's Office. Miles is a trained and certified instructor of the Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) system from which she will draw techniques for the training.

A limited number of tickets are still available.

Females wishing to attend the class should wear comfortable athletic clothing and closed-toe tennis shoes. Sandals are not permitted. Women ages 18 and older are eligible to participate, along with those 14 and up who have written permission.

CLICK HERE to fill out the registration form for the program.  

The Pistons are hosting the Indiana Pacers that night.

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