Media Advisory                                              

For Immediate Release
October 6, 2005
Contact: Catherine Dokey
Community Relations Coordinator 
(850) 651-7420 

Free Women’s Self Defense Seminar

            The Crime Prevention Unit with the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office and Emerald Coast Martial Arts Master Joe Cayer invite females twelve years of age and up to participate in a Women’s Self Defense Seminar.  The seminar will be held on Saturday, October 8th at 12:00 pm at First Baptist Church , located at 21 SE First Street in Fort Walton Beach .

            Participants will learn how to reduce risk of becoming a victim as well as learning streetwise tactical maneuvers, prevention, and person protection.  Registration will take place the day of the seminar.     

              For more information, contact Crime Prevention Specialist Kathleen Larney at (850) 609-2005, or visit the Okaloosa County Sheriff’s Office website at