12/27/2011 - Portland Police Department is please to be able to host a Rape Aggression Defense (R.A.D.) R.A.D provides women with the tools they need both to avoid dangerous situations and to escape from them. R.A.D. is specifically designed to help women survive situations in which their lives are in jeopardy.

This course is open to all women in the Greater Portland area who would like to develop real life defensive tools and tactics.

The Basic Self-Defense Course consists of a series five classes. The class is scheduled for Jan 17, 19, 24, 26 and 28th. FMI please call 874-8643 or email ppdrad@portlandmaine.gov

All classes must be attended to complete the course. The classes will be held at the Portland Police Department, 109 Middle Street, Portland, Maine.

The course donation is $25.00, which will help support the Amy St. Laurent Foundation which sponsors these classes.

Please click here for the RAD Registration form.