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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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January 09, 2013
At least 50 people injured in ferry crash

At least 50 people injured in ferry crash

Scores of people who had been standing, waiting to disembark, were hurled to the deck by the impact - Full Story
January 06, 2013

Police kill gunman, find 3 more dead in Colo. home

Police said the armed man fired shots at officers Saturday from a second-story window before officers killed him - Full Story
January 03, 2013
Gunman kills 3 people, injures 2 in Swiss village

Gunman kills 3 people, injures 2 in Swiss village

Authorities say the suspect, a man in his early thirties who was living on a disability pension, fired about 20 shots Wednesday night - Full Story
December 30, 2012
NYPD prepare for New Years celebrations

NYPD prepare for New Years celebrations

Each year, the department assigns thousands of extra patrols to the festivities — in ways seen and unseen — to control the crowd - Full Story
December 28, 2012
Experts: Trained police needed for school security, not teachers

Experts: Trained police needed for school security, not teachers

Safety experts and school boards say there's a huge difference between an officer who becomes part of the school family and a guard with a gun - Full Story
December 22, 2012
Police, world wonder about Conn. shooting motive

Police, world wonder about Conn. shooting motive

Investigators were trying to learn more about Adam Lanza and questioned his older brother, who was not believed to have been involved in the rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary - Full Story
December 22, 2012

Maine police, schools have trained for shooter scenarios

Maine law enforcement has trained for active shooter scenarios and learn from shooting incidents across the country - Full Story
December 21, 2012

Top US gun lobby wants armed officers in schools

The NRA's executive vice president says, "The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun" - Full Story
December 18, 2012
Around world, massacres have spurred gun control

Around world, massacres have spurred gun control

Mass shootings are catalysts for change in gun laws in Britain and Australia - Full Story
December 17, 2012

Ore. shooter saw shopper with concealed weapon

The civilian, who hopes to become a cop, didn't fire in fear of shooting other innocent civilians - Full Story



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