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Week 301 Volume 1
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4 dead in Amish school shooting
NICKEL MINES, Pa. — A 32-year-old milk truck driver took about a dozen girls hostage in a one-room Amish schoolhouse Monday, barricaded the doors with boards and killed at least three girls ... Full Story

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A horse and buggy passes a police car near a schoolhouse in which, police say, a gunman killed several people in Nickel Mines, Pa. on Monday. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

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Preparing for a school shooting: 13 lessons learned during a training exercise
Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement
By Scott Buhrmaster

"Shots fired in the school. Several students down. Gunmen are still in the building with hostages."

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