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November 24, 2015

'No one feels safe': New Orleans on edge after mass shooting

Authorities said the shootout that wounded 17 people Sunday night was probably gang-related - Full Story
November 24, 2015

Police: Suicide vest found in Paris raises possible link to suspect

A police official said the vest contained bolts and the same type of explosives as those used in the attacks - Full Story
November 23, 2015

Manhunt for Paris attack fugitive continues in Brussels

France has extended a state of emergency which allows police raids, searches and house arrest without permission from a judge - Full Story
November 22, 2015

NYC emergency responders conduct active shooter drill in wake of Paris attacks

The Sunday morning drill came just days before one of the city's most high-profile events, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade - Full Story
November 21, 2015

College threat assessment teams are first step before police-involvement

In active shooter prevention, a group of administrators have formed teams that decide whether police should be involved - Full Story
November 18, 2015

Calls mount to remove NYPD metal detectors in schools

As crime has plunged over the past two decades, the number of violent crimes and robberies in schools has also fallen - Full Story
November 18, 2015
U.S. police assess emergency response tactics after Paris attacks

U.S. police assess emergency response tactics after Paris attacks

Counterterrorism experts say well-coordinated assaults carried out by foreigners are less likely in the U.S. - Full Story
November 17, 2015

Ohio House approves bill to expand concealed weapons law

The new law would allow guns in places such as colleges and day cares and on private aircraft - Full Story
November 16, 2015

Md. college closing campus for gun threat

The school also is warning faculty and staff not to report to work - Full Story

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