Security training exercise set next week

PORT HADLOCK — Naval Magazine Indian Island will conduct a security training exercise from Monday through Thursday.

Training activities will occur in Port Townsend Bay between the installation’s small boat pier and the ammunition loading pier’s security barrier and on the surrounding base.

Exercises will be conducted by harbor security boats on the water engaging in high-speed maneuvers; in addition, vehicles with lights and sirens will be visible at the main gate.

The public may hear announcements from the base’s loudspeaker notification system during the exercise, the Navy said in a press release.

The Navy said it conducts security exercises at installations across the world to ensure readiness and verify response procedures.

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