SCHERERVILLE | The Schererville Police Department will have a free self-defense program for women from 7 to 9:30 p.m. July 29 at the department, 25 E. Joliet St.
Participants will learn basic physical maneuvers to escape an assault. Instructors will explain the importance of remaining mentally alert.
The program is free, but the class size is limited to 50 women. Priority will be given to Schererville residents.
Registration is due by July 26. Registration forms can be submitted to the Police Department between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Visit www.schererville.org for information.