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Week 305 Volume 1
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Exclusive: Lessons learned by Denver cops who hunted an Active Killer
By Chuck Remsberg
Senior PoliceOne Correspondent

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Reflecting on the event, Frank Conner, the lieutenant in charge of SWAT at the scene, acknowledges that any high-tension call-out will have its tactical ... Full Story (Secured- LE only)

Related: 72 minutes of madness: How Denver cops hunted an active killer in a surreal scene from hell (Secured- LE only)

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

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Number of police killed, assaulted on duty dips in 2005
WASHINGTON- The number of police officers nationwide who were killed by criminals while on the job in 2005 dipped slightly from a year earlier, FBI data released Monday show ... Full Story

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N.Y. sergeant shot saving man's life

One Ala. officer killed, one wounded in shooting

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(left) N.J. officers stand at the coffin during the funeral of slain Detective Kieran Tyon Shields, who was killed in the line of duty. (AP Photo/Colin Archer)

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Pa. officer shoots driver after pursuit
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Annual ranking says St. Louis most dangerous city
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Mass. police fatally shoot man
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Trial to begin in samurai sword slaying of retired N.Y. officer
[Riverhead, NY]
Mich. school safety drill included police in riot gear with weapons
[Wyoming, MI]
Ga. sheriffs reach agreement with groups challenging state sex offender law
[Atlanta, GA]
Pa. station buzzing with snakes
[Shamokin, PA]

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