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The Active Shooter topic gives patrol officers and SWAT team members an invaluable resource to find news articles, tactical tips, and expert commentary for active shooter response - from setting up an outer and inner perimeter, to new breaching techniques and advanced precision rifle skills, to advice to pass to your family in the event of an off-duty active shooter encounter.
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Newtown shooter's history reviewed in new report

Newtown shooter's history reviewed in new report

Agency that investigated the background of the man who carried out the 2012 massacre is issuing a report on his mental health history - Full Story

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Police reports reveal signs of FSU shooter's troubled life

Police reports reveal signs of FSU shooter's troubled life

Police obtained videos and journals Thursday that indicate the shooter feared he was being watched and targeted by the government - Full Story

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3 wounded, gunman killed in shooting at FSU

A gunman opened fire early Thursday at an FSU library, sending hundreds of students who had been up all night studying for exams scrambling for cover.

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Wash. school gunman's texts turned dark prior to shooting

Shooter's texts turned dark week before he opened fire, with references to his funeral and the message: "Bang bang I'm dead" - Full Story

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3 wounded, gunman killed in shooting at FSU

3 wounded, gunman killed in shooting at FSU

A gunman opened fire early Thursday at an FSU library, sending hundreds of students who had been up all night studying for exams scrambling for cover - Full Story

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Newtown victims' parents say need still unmet

Newtown victims' parents say need still unmet

Lack of communication is emblematic of the confusion about what services are accessible to the families and what resources they can tap - Full Story

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EchoBoard a rugged mobile command station computer for police

EchoBoard a rugged mobile command station computer for police

Echoboard provides command staff with real time data, communications, file sharing and analytics on a rugged touch-screen - Full Story

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Mass. school demonstrates 'active shooter' sensor system

Mass. school demonstrates 'active shooter' sensor system

Smoke alarm-sized sensors were activated by the sounds of gunfire, and police officers immediately were able to track the shooter's movements - Full Story

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5th teen dies following Washington school shooting

Harborview Medical Center in Seattle said 15-year-old Andrew Fryberg died Friday evening of his wounds - Full Story

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Police: Pa. teen planned to kill at school, weapons found

Police said they found three crude, homemade explosive devices and a gun at the 16-year-old's home.



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