I raised the gun. A large man with a knife approached me from the other end of the hallway, yelling.
I failed to exercise deadly force, and I was the victim in the firearms training simulation.
At the FBI Citizens’ Academy, I got a small taste of some of the training that the special agents must perfect.
A group of us were in the basement of the Cleveland FBI with the firearms training team. We were handed an inert gun, faced a large screen, and had to react to the scenario that played out.