SOUTHFIELD (WWJ/AP) – A 3-day event designed to teach participants how to protect themselves is scheduled for several locations in the metro Detroit area this weekend.

The free “Personal Protection Awareness Weekend” starts Saturday with seminars at the Comfort Suites in Southfield.

Topics covered will include empowering survivors of domestic violence, building safe communities, using Tasers for personal protection and Michigan’s concealed pistol regulations

Free firearm training will be held Sunday at the Target Sports Gun Range in Orchard Lake.

National gun rights advocates are expected to speak in Detroit Monday during a dinner supporting the open carry gun rights movement in Michigan.

For information and tickets, visit or call 313-733-7404.


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