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Week-303-October-18-2006

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Week 303 Volume 2
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Milestone winner
PoliceOne would like to congratulate Sergeant Robert Smith, FDLE/Capitol Police (FL) who has won a 5.11 Challenge Polo Shirt from 5.11 Tactical.

Scott Buhrmaster
Managing Editor

N.H. officer shot Monday dies; attorney general to seek death penalty
MANCHESTER, N.H.- Officer Michael Briggs never got to his gun.

Two other officers returned fire early Monday in the dark alley, but the gunman got away ... Full Story

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N.H. officer: He put his life on line

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Manchester (NH) PD Officer Michael Briggs (left), a bike patrol officer, died Tuesday from injuries sustained after being shot Monday by Michael Addison, 26. The officer, whose shift was ending in 15 minutes, was shot before he had a chance to draw his weapon. (AP/Manchester PD)

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Candid thoughts on school shootings and what needs to be done
By Paul Markel
Board of Advisors: Police Officers Safety Association


Nobody likes a Monday morning quarterback, I know I don’t. However, sometimes we must examine a tragedy to determine what when wrong. The FAA Investigator at the scene of an airplane crash is not a Monday Morning QB. He is there to try and prevent whatever happened from happening again.

If as cops and professional security providers were are truly serious about halting and preventing serious crime we must be like the FFA Investigator ... Full Story

Related: Columbine, Green Bay, and Warfighting

Preparing for a school shooting: 13 lessons learned during a training exercise (Secured- LE only)

--> Go to the P1 School Security - Juvenile Crime section

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1. Emergency/Urgency: Is it an emergency? Is it urgent that I get involved ... Full Tip (Secured- law enforcement only)

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Philadelphia officer, bystander injured in shootout, suspect dead
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Mich. officer wounded in attempted robbery
[Warren, MI]
Calif. cop accidentally shot by son won't face charges
[Anaheim, CA]
Police chase theft suspect into Ohio hospital emergency room, shoot him to death
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Md. officer shoots driver who tried to run him down
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Narcotics raid leaves 2 N.C. deputies suspended
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S.C. cop stunned by his own Taser
[North Charleston, SC]
Mo. worker killed while putting up memorial sign to trooper
[Marshfield, MO]

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