Capitol police praised for recent shootings


By Emily Yehle
Roll Call

WASHINGTON — Before last Wednesday, it had been almost 11 years since a Capitol Police officer was forced to fire his gun on duty.

There have been a few close calls; in 2006, for example, a man ran into the Capitol carrying a gun before being caught by a few House employees.

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