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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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July 27, 2013
Gunman kills 6 hostages, SWAT takes out gunman

Gunman kills 6 hostages, SWAT takes out gunman

Negotiators and a SWAT team tried talking with him from the other side of the door of an apartment unit where he was holding hostages - Full Story
July 27, 2013

Fort Hood suspect to Fox: US at war with Islam

Hasan, 42, is charged with 13 counts of premeditated murder and 32 counts of attempted premeditated murder - Full Story
July 19, 2013
Police photog releases Boston bomber photos, faces hearing

Police photog releases Boston bomber photos, faces hearing

In response to the glamorized cover photo that appeared on the Rolling Stone magazine cover, he showed what he called "the real Boston bomber" - Full Story
July 08, 2013

Mass. police describe takedown of Boston bombers

Officer Joseph Reynolds was the first cop to lay eyes on the brothers — and the first to take fire - Full Story
July 02, 2013
First responders honored for role in Newtown response

First responders honored for role in Newtown response

The staff at the Newtown Emergency Communications Center has won praise from officials and colleagues around the country for their work that day - Full Story
June 27, 2013
Suspect in Boston Marathon bombing indicted

Suspect in Boston Marathon bombing indicted

A U.S. grand jury returned a 30-count indictment against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev that included using a weapon of mass destruction - Full Story
June 11, 2013

Princeton University evacuates after bomb threat

The university says state, federal and local law enforcement agencies are investigating - Full Story
June 10, 2013

5th victim of Santa Monica shooting dies

Marcela Franco, 26, died of her injuries sustained at the Santa Monica community college shooting - Full Story
June 09, 2013
Police: Calif. attack that killed 4 was planned

Police: Calif. attack that killed 4 was planned

The "cowardly murderer" planned the attack and was capable of firing 1,300 rounds, said the chief of police - Full Story
June 08, 2013
5 dead, 5 injured after Calif. shooting rampage

5 dead, 5 injured after Calif. shooting rampage

The gunman killed his father and brother, and another man and woman before police killed him - Full Story



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