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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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October 22, 2012

Michigan roadway shootings prompt school lockdowns

Five schools kept children off playgrounds and nervous commuters changed their routes Monday as authorities searched for a suspect in more than 20 random, unsolved shootings - Full Story
October 19, 2012
Texas A&M evacuates campus after bomb threat

Texas A&M evacuates campus after bomb threat

The evacuation order was posted on the university's website Friday as a "Code Maroon" warning - Full Story
August 13, 2012
Report criticizes Norway police massacre response

Report criticizes Norway police massacre response

Commission says authorities could have prevented or interrupted the attacks by far-right fanatic Anders Behring Breivik - Full Story
July 26, 2012

Colo. massacre: Officers pleaded for medics as ambulance idled nearby

One officer in an urgent voice bluntly demanded ambulances, another said he would take a victim in his car - Full Story
July 22, 2012

NM agencies drill in large-scale response exercise

During Operation Aztec, state, local, and federal entities will conduct a series of activities next week to test and enhance coordinated response capabilities to wide-spread threats - Full Story
May 04, 2012

NYC report: 911 system beset by delays, errors

Report says city's fire and police departments are not working together to prepare for a surge in calls that would come with a massive crisis - Full Story
April 16, 2012
Va. Tech marking 5 years since campus massacre

Va. Tech marking 5 years since campus massacre

The April 16, 2007, massacre was the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history - Full Story
February 08, 2012
Photos of sniper's nest at Super Bowl circulate

Photos of sniper's nest at Super Bowl circulate

Increasing security at high-profile events isn't new - Full Story
January 06, 2012

NYC's new 911 call center adopts Sept. 11 changes

New technology at the center will give more information to call takers - Full Story
November 22, 2011

Retired NY cop wins 9/11 flag battle

The Ground Zero responder refused to remove a flag commemorating the 9/11 dead - Full Story



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