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Leominster Champion
Leominster schools getting ready to reopen their doors | August 26, 2016specifically, the district’s new ALICE protocol. ALICE is an acronym for the fi
Leominster schools getting ready to reopen their doors | August 26, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted an hour ago
specifically, the district’s new ALICE protocol. ALICE is an acronym for the five strategies people can use if there is an active shooter situation in their building: Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter and Evacuate. “We’ll be getting to implement... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Homeowner shot by police after calling to report robberyofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Homeowner shot by police after calling to report robbery
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 hours ago
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Defendant to police: 'Wanted to be dead'testified Wednesday afternoon. Earlier Wednesday, Dunlap questioned an ASU pol
Defendant to police: 'Wanted to be dead'
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
testified Wednesday afternoon. Earlier Wednesday, Dunlap questioned an ASU police officer's decision to initiate an active-shooter alert on the Jonesboro campus Dec. 10, arguing that doing so didn't follow the university's policy. The... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
More witnesses called as Bartelt trial continuesThe trial of a man involved in a reported "active shooter" situation on the cam
More witnesses called as Bartelt trial continues
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 11 hours ago
The trial of a man involved in a reported "active shooter" situation on the campus of Arkansas State University nearly a year ago started Tuesday. We continue to track the proceedings from inside the courtroom: Wednesday, Aug. 24: The second day of... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 13 hours ago
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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First Coast News
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
First Coast News / Posted 13 hours ago
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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MLive.com
Two arrested in connection with Twelve Oaks Mall jewelry smash-and-grabin Novi's Twelve Oaks Mall about 5:20 p.m. Saturday. The sound of the smashing
Two arrested in connection with Twelve Oaks Mall jewelry smash-and-grab
MLive.com / Posted 16 hours ago
in Novi's Twelve Oaks Mall about 5:20 p.m. Saturday. The sound of the smashing glass led shoppers to believe there was an active shooter situation in the mall, which was quickly evacuated, Novi police said. There was no active shooter at the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Buffalo Police conduct drill at public schoolBUFFALO,NY-- An active shooter drill held at a Buffalo school aimed to prepare
Buffalo Police conduct drill at public school
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 20 hours ago
BUFFALO,NY-- An active shooter drill held at a Buffalo school aimed to prepare police and first responders in case the possibility ever becomes a reality. Wednesday's drill was the first ever of its kind due to its size and how it was... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Questions surround officer's shooting of Ill. homeownerdisposition of the gun would also play a role in an officer's decision to use d
Questions surround officer's shooting of Ill. homeowner
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 22 hours ago
disposition of the gun would also play a role in an officer's decision to use deadly force. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, said it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if you call... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Questions surround officer's shooting of Ill. homeownerdisposition of the gun would also play a role in an officer's decision to use d
Questions surround officer's shooting of Ill. homeowner
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 22 hours ago
disposition of the gun would also play a role in an officer's decision to use deadly force. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, said it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if you call... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Questions surround officer's shooting of Ill. homeownerdisposition of the gun would also play a role in an officer's decision to use d
Questions surround officer's shooting of Ill. homeowner
The Record Searchlight / Posted 22 hours ago
disposition of the gun would also play a role in an officer's decision to use deadly force. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, said it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if you call... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lawman: ASU alert of shooter necessary; jury hears tape of man’s 911 callsaid. She said police then evacuated students from the center. "People were y
Lawman: ASU alert of shooter necessary; jury hears tape of man’s 911 call
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
said. She said police then evacuated students from the center. "People were yelling and screaming, 'He's got a gun' and 'active shooter,'" Burleson said. "There was a lot of commotion. It was a mass exodus." The jury of six men and six women... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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11 News Houston
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
WCNC Charlotte / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
WKYC Cleveland / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
KTHV Little Rock / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 callofficers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when
Cop shoots homeowner while responding to his 911 call
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted yesterday
officers arrived, it’s unclear how far away police were from the homeowner when he was shot. Chris Grollnek, an expert on active shooter situations, told IndyStar it falls on police departments "to do community policing and teach people that, if... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Hotel developers aim to lockdown Rainbow Market buildingsay a man has been fatally stabbed, and his girlfriend has been detained. Bere
Hotel developers aim to lockdown Rainbow Market building
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
say a man has been fatally stabbed, and his girlfriend has been detained. Berekely County residents learn what do in active shooter situationBerekely County residents learn what do in active shooter situation The Berkley County Sheriff’s... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lawman: ASU alert of shooter necessarysaid. She said police then evacuated students from the center. "People were y
Lawman: ASU alert of shooter necessary
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
said. She said police then evacuated students from the center. "People were yelling and screaming, 'He's got a gun' and 'active shooter,'" Burleson said. "There was a lot of commotion. It was a mass exodus." The jury of six men and six women... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Sandusky Co Sheriff indicted on 43 charges including 38 felony countssay a man has been fatally stabbed, and his girlfriend has been detained. Bere
Sandusky Co Sheriff indicted on 43 charges including 38 felony counts
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
say a man has been fatally stabbed, and his girlfriend has been detained. Berekely County residents learn what do in active shooter situationBerekely County residents learn what do in active shooter situation The Berkley County Sheriff’s... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Liberty schools, police boost security with mini-dispatch centersput into this security system. "The state of Ohio usually requires us to submi
Liberty schools, police boost security with mini-dispatch centers
Tribune Chronicle / Posted yesterday
put into this security system. "The state of Ohio usually requires us to submit a written safety report, but in case of an active shooter, we don't want a person thumbing through a 56-page report. This system allows a supervisor to make informed,... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Colleges and universities put emphasis on planning for disasters, including active shootersaccidents as well, like chemical spills. But most had dedicated less — or no —
Colleges and universities put emphasis on planning for disasters, including active shooters
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted yesterday
accidents as well, like chemical spills. But most had dedicated less — or no — energy to drafting plans to deal with an active shooter rampaging through the campus. That changed after Virginia Tech. Just as "duck and cover" was a part of common... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Man fatally stabbed in downtown Charleston, girlfriend detainedsay a man has been fatally stabbed, and his girlfriend has been detained. Bere
Man fatally stabbed in downtown Charleston, girlfriend detained
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
say a man has been fatally stabbed, and his girlfriend has been detained. Berekely County residents learn what do in active shooter situationBerekely County residents learn what do in active shooter situation The Berkley County Sheriff’s... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Map shows scope of Louisiana floodingfor World View Enterprises on Tucson's south side next door to Raytheon, one of
Map shows scope of Louisiana flooding
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
for World View Enterprises on Tucson's south side next door to Raytheon, one of the nation's largest defense contractors. Active shooter training for national transportation conferenceActive shooter training for national transportation... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Berekely County residents learn what do in active shooter situationThe Berkley County Sheriff’s Office is offering a series of active shooter trai
Berekely County residents learn what do in active shooter situation
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted yesterday
The Berkley County Sheriff’s Office is offering a series of active shooter training seminars. The seminar is to help get people prepared, and not because of recent events. “We here in the south prepare for hurricanes and I think we’ve gotten pretty... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Active shooter training for national transportation conferenceofficials from each state. This is the first time the conference was held in Ar
Active shooter training for national transportation conference
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted yesterday
officials from each state. This is the first time the conference was held in Arizona. Another first for this group, active shooter training at the Northwest Fire training facility. Before they began the scenario, the group went through a... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Classroom Beat for Mayflower Officerhe continues. And instead, to protect students and faculty at all three Mayflo
Classroom Beat for Mayflower Officer
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted yesterday
he continues. And instead, to protect students and faculty at all three Mayflower schools from harm, especially in an active shooter case. "Hopefully being here present, they can see my car, seeing me here mingling with the kids, will prevent... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Davidson County chase ends in downtown Winston-Salem crashknow the exact charges the suspects will face. Part of Marshall Street was clo
Davidson County chase ends in downtown Winston-Salem crash
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted yesterday
know the exact charges the suspects will face. Part of Marshall Street was closed for about two hours as a result of the crash. Other streets were closed for about 15 minutes after someone erroneously reported an active shooter to 911, police... Read more
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MLive.com
Twelve Oaks suspect turns self in to Detroit police, flips out when Novi officers arriveto have used a hammer to steal two watches from jewelry cases at the mall Satur
Twelve Oaks suspect turns self in to Detroit police, flips out when Novi officers arrive
MLive.com / Posted yesterday
to have used a hammer to steal two watches from jewelry cases at the mall Saturday evening. While rumors swirled of an active shooter, police said the sound of smashing glass led for shoppers to believe this. Two people left the Twelve Oaks... Read more
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WALB Albany
Mother, daughter found guilty of abusing mentally-ill menHands On, Inc. The Cobb County Police and Fire departments paired with non-pro
Mother, daughter found guilty of abusing mentally-ill men
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
Hands On, Inc. The Cobb County Police and Fire departments paired with non-profit organization All Hands On, Inc. for an active shooter practice and participants involved made sure it was as life-like as possible. The Cobb County Police and Fire... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Active-shooter alert by ASU went too far, defense tells jurors as trial beginsJONESBORO -- Arkansas State University officials overreacted when they issued a
Active-shooter alert by ASU went too far, defense tells jurors as trial begins
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
JONESBORO -- Arkansas State University officials overreacted when they issued an active-shooter alert after Brad Kenneth Bartelt drove onto campus with a loaded shotgun Dec. 10, his defense attorney said Monday in the opening statements of Bartelt's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Active-shooter alert by ASU went too far, defense tells jurorsJONESBORO -- Arkansas State University officials overreacted when they issued a
Active-shooter alert by ASU went too far, defense tells jurors
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
JONESBORO -- Arkansas State University officials overreacted when they issued an active-shooter alert after Brad Kenneth Bartelt drove onto campus with a loaded shotgun Dec. 10, his defense attorney said Monday in the opening statements of Bartelt's... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Man shot, injured near Charlotte's South Endarmor to protect police from snipers Charlotte City Council is buying Level II
Man shot, injured near Charlotte's South End
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
armor to protect police from snipers Charlotte City Council is buying Level II body armor for use when police confront an active shooter, such as this situation at Northlake Mall on Dec. 24, 2015. (Robert Lahser | The Charlotte Observer) A CMPD... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Two men shot, injured before driving to north Charlotte convenience storearmor to protect police from snipers Charlotte City Council is buying Level II
Two men shot, injured before driving to north Charlotte convenience store
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
armor to protect police from snipers Charlotte City Council is buying Level II body armor for use when police confront an active shooter, such as this situation at Northlake Mall on Dec. 24, 2015. (Robert Lahser | The Charlotte Observer) A CMPD... Read more
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WALB Albany
Atlanta church volunteers head to LouisianaHands On, Inc. The Cobb County Police and Fire departments paired with non-pro
Atlanta church volunteers head to Louisiana
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
Hands On, Inc. The Cobb County Police and Fire departments paired with non-profit organization All Hands On, Inc. for an active shooter practice and participants involved made sure it was as life-like as possible. The Cobb County Police and Fire... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Atlanta church volunteers head to LouisianaHands On, Inc. The Cobb County Police and Fire departments paired with non-pro
Atlanta church volunteers head to Louisiana
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
Hands On, Inc. The Cobb County Police and Fire departments paired with non-profit organization All Hands On, Inc. for an active shooter practice and participants involved made sure it was as life-like as possible. The Cobb County Police and Fire... Read more
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WALB Albany
Bank robber hits 5 banks in 7 monthsHands On, Inc. The Cobb County Police and Fire departments paired with non-pro
Bank robber hits 5 banks in 7 months
WALB Albany / Posted 2 days ago
Hands On, Inc. The Cobb County Police and Fire departments paired with non-profit organization All Hands On, Inc. for an active shooter practice and participants involved made sure it was as life-like as possible. The Cobb County Police and Fire... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Bank robber hits 5 banks in 7 monthsHands On, Inc. The Cobb County Police and Fire departments paired with non-pro
Bank robber hits 5 banks in 7 months
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 2 days ago
Hands On, Inc. The Cobb County Police and Fire departments paired with non-profit organization All Hands On, Inc. for an active shooter practice and participants involved made sure it was as life-like as possible. The Cobb County Police and Fire... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Bangor Area School District preps for new school yeara medication used to immediately reverse opioid drug overdoses like heroin. Be
Bangor Area School District preps for new school year
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
a medication used to immediately reverse opioid drug overdoses like heroin. Besides NARCAN, all officers will receive active shooter training, known as ALICE (Alert, Lockdown, Inform, Counter, Evacuate), which has become the cutting edge... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
VIDEO: Troopers lip sync hilarious rendition of ‘Summer Nights’ on last day of Indiana State Fairarmor to protect police from snipers Charlotte City Council is buying Level II
VIDEO: Troopers lip sync hilarious rendition of ‘Summer Nights’ on last day of Indiana State Fair
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
armor to protect police from snipers Charlotte City Council is buying Level II body armor for use when police confront an active shooter, such as this situation at Northlake Mall on Dec. 24, 2015. (Robert Lahser | The Charlotte Observer) A CMPD... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Teacher’s new homework policy goes viralarmor to protect police from snipers Charlotte City Council is buying Level II
Teacher’s new homework policy goes viral
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
armor to protect police from snipers Charlotte City Council is buying Level II body armor for use when police confront an active shooter, such as this situation at Northlake Mall on Dec. 24, 2015. (Robert Lahser | The Charlotte Observer) A CMPD... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Charlotte City Council buys better body armor to protect police from snipersCurrent vests can only stop a handgun round. The vests would be donned before
Charlotte City Council buys better body armor to protect police from snipers
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
Current vests can only stop a handgun round. The vests would be donned before an officer went in to confront a possible active shooter, such as in December, when officers shot and killed Daquan Westbrook in Northlake Mall after he shot at... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
City Council approve police CMPD diversity education, body armorfrom high-caliber projectiles. Every police vehicle will be equipped with a ves
City Council approve police CMPD diversity education, body armor
The Charlotte Post / Posted 2 days ago
from high-caliber projectiles. Every police vehicle will be equipped with a vest and each officer will have a helmet for active shooter situations. Contracts were also approved for design and construction of the Joint Communications Center,... Read more
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