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Week 238 Volume 1
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Calif. stand-off ends in disaster: Man, daughter killed by police
By ANDREW DALTON
Associated Press Writer

LOS ANGELES- A toddler was shot and killed when her father used her as a shield in a gunbattle with police following an hours-long standoff, officials said. The man also died and an officer was wounded.
The man killed Sunday night after an hours-long standoff was identified as Jose Raul Lemos, and the girl, about 17 months old, was his daughter, police ... Full Story

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  • Training at the Speed of Life, July 2005
    part of the Training at the Speed of Life: Advancing Reality Based Training series
    by Columnist Ken Murray
    We've all been there - a training simulation where an instructor blows the whistle after the 'bad guy' has delivered his deadly attack, looks you in the bewildered eye and says the words "you're DEAD."
    It has always been a mystery to me how ruling somebody dead has any type of positive effect on their future survival. I understand where it comes from. In North American society, from the time we are children ... Full Story


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    Apart from regular refresher courses on advance driver training, it should be a departmental requirement for officers to undergo annual eye tests ... Full Story

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