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Mass Emergency Response

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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12 dead in Navy Yard shooting

At least one gunman opened fire inside a building at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday morning, and officials said six people were killed and at least four were wounded, including a law enforcement officer.

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13 dead in Navy Yard shootings including gunman

34-year-old Aaron Alexis, a military contract worker, opened fire killing 12 and wounding several more, including an officer - Full Story

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Sheriff: Flash floods kill 3 in Colo.

Sheriff: Flash floods kill 3 in Colo.

Widespread high waters are keeping search and rescue teams from reaching stranded residents and motorists - Full Story

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CNN takes on police 'militarization'

CNN compares the newest innovations of police technology and specialty vehicles with action movies like The Hunger Games and Terminator.

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FBI trains police nationwide on mass killing response

FBI trains police nationwide on mass killing response

Partnering with a Texas-based training center, the FBI has been teaching best practices for responding to mass shootings - Full Story

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Police militarization: The law enforcement perspective

Police militarization: The law enforcement perspective

The mainstream media has recently been making hay on the topic of police militarization in the United States. To counter the potential spread of misinformation, we're running a series of articles on the topic by PoliceOne columnists such as Jack Hoban, Dick Fairburn, Glenn French, Joel Shults, Lance Eldridge, Dan Marcou, Joanne Eldridge, and others. Vote in the homepage poll and be sure to add your comments beneath our many special features on the subject.

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2 friends of suspected marathon bomber indicted

Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov are accused of trying to dispose of evidence from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's dorm room - Full Story

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Bystander 'bear hugged' Pa. town hall shooter

Bystander 'bear hugged' Pa. town hall shooter

The man is being hailed a hero for wrestling the shooter to the ground with the help of other witnesses - Full Story

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Police arrest suspect in deadly LA driving attack

Police arrest suspect in deadly LA driving attack

A man intentionally drove into crowds, killing 1 and injuring 11 others - Full Story

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Seamless coordination, optimized response: The possibilities of FirstNet

Seamless coordination, optimized response: The possibilities of FirstNet

Advances in technology in recent years have enabled an entirely new set of possibilities for integration and communications - Full Story



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