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Mass Emergency Response

The Mass Emergency Response topic contains stories about large-scale attacks or threats, often involving terrorism, active-shooter situations, or bombings. Such events require several departments and agencies to respond to the same incident, making clear communication a priority.
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April 17, 2013

Bomb threat at Boston courthouse prompts evacuation

Workers could be seen carrying cribs and children from the day care center in the court house - Full Story
April 17, 2013

Feds deny reports of Boston suspect in custody

Some media had said the suspect was expected in federal court in Boston - Full Story
April 17, 2013

Audio: Boston dispatch details police heroics

Almost an hour of audio details the frantic conversations between dispatchers, medics, and police - Full Story
April 16, 2013
FBI asks for amateur photos, video of bombing

FBI asks for amateur photos, video of bombing

Police and federal agents appealed to the public Tuesday for clues to who is responsible for the attack - Full Story
April 16, 2013
Suspects, motive sought in Boston bombings

Suspects, motive sought in Boston bombings

Officials said no one had claimed responsibility for the bombings, but the blasts raised fears of a terrorist attack - Full Story
April 15, 2013

Police guard hospitalized 'possible suspect' in marathon bombing

At least two people were killed and more than 80 injured when two bombs exploded in the packed streets - Full Story
April 15, 2013

Police: 2 more explosives found at Boston marathon

Officials dismantled two more explosive devices found near the initial bombs that went off - Full Story
April 15, 2013

Boston Marathon bombing kills 3, injures over 130

Pictures surfacing on Twitter show an explosion and smoke, while others show people who appear injured - Full Story
April 12, 2013

Man who held firefighters hostage was in financial crisis

He spent weeks planning the kidnapping, targeting firefighters rather than police to avoid being shot - Full Story
April 11, 2013
Firefighters taken hostage 'relieved' ordeal over

Firefighters taken hostage 'relieved' ordeal over

"They're simply relieved that the situation is over, that their family members are with them and that they're safe" - Full Story



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