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Palo Alto Weekly
Menlo Park fire district gets OK from FAA to operate drone6 pounds, he said. If another agency were to borrow a fire district drone -- a
Menlo Park fire district gets OK from FAA to operate drone
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 7 hours ago
6 pounds, he said. If another agency were to borrow a fire district drone -- a law enforcement agency, for example, for an active-shooter or hostage situation -- a fire district team would accompany the drone and operate it on the scene,... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Woman arrested after shots fired in Crawford Co. plantA woman was arrested after a report of an active shooter in a Crawford County b
Woman arrested after shots fired in Crawford Co. plant
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 9 hours ago
A woman was arrested after a report of an active shooter in a Crawford County business at about 1:45 p.m. Wednesday. A Crawford County deputy and a Roberta police officer responded to Dow Chemical, 125 GNS Court, in response to the reported shooter.... Read more
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The Rhinelander Daily News
Nicolet College hosts active shooter trainingDaleth Mountjoy/River News Nicolet College in Rhinelander was the scene of an
Nicolet College hosts active shooter training
The Rhinelander Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
Daleth Mountjoy/River News Nicolet College in Rhinelander was the scene of an active shooter training session Tuesday. Officers from departments across the Northwoods practiced how to react to active shooter situations.5/26/2016 7:27:00 AMNicolet... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Hopefully active shooter situations remain just drillsa world of difference between a drill and the real thing. There is simply no ac
Hopefully active shooter situations remain just drills
Minot Daily News / Posted 22 hours ago
a world of difference between a drill and the real thing. There is simply no accounting for how people will react in a real active shooter situation. But training such as this is the best preparation possible. In recent years, we know that Minot... Read more
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ABC News
Suspect in Arizona Highway Shootings Identified and Chargedthen drove to a convenience store and allegedly carjacked a vehicle. He then fl
Suspect in Arizona Highway Shootings Identified and Charged
ABC News / Posted yesterday
then drove to a convenience store and allegedly carjacked a vehicle. He then fled north on State Route 87. "This was an active-shooter situation," Cecil said. The Mesa Police Department air unit found vehicle the suspect had allegedly stolen... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Bomb Threat Called To Mostly Empty Nedrose Schoolnormal water usage. City officials have announced that Minot residents can res
Bomb Threat Called To Mostly Empty Nedrose School
KX TV North Dakota / Posted yesterday
normal water usage. City officials have announced that Minot residents can resume normal water usage. Exercise Imagines Active Shooter At SchoolExercise Imagines Active Shooter At School Preparing for the worst is sometimes a necessary evil.... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Active shooter detection systems recommended by Senate for UMassamendment filed by West Roxbury Sen. Michael Rush requires the UMass system to
Active shooter detection systems recommended by Senate for UMass
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
amendment filed by West Roxbury Sen. Michael Rush requires the UMass system to look into installing “an indoor active shooter detection and reporting system in all student accessible buildings on all University of Massachusetts... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
The U.S. Coast Guard is bracing for a busy weekend on Puget Sound watersWashington State Patrol, FBI, King County Sheriff's Office and U.S. Customs and
The U.S. Coast Guard is bracing for a busy weekend on Puget Sound waters
KING5 Seattle / Posted yesterday
Washington State Patrol, FBI, King County Sheriff's Office and U.S. Customs and Border Protections will be performing an active shooter and hostage drill. The annual training is scheduled to happen between Harbor Island and Discovery Park from... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Keeping kids safe at summer campkids are hydrated and have sunblock. But they also train their counselors to de
Keeping kids safe at summer camp
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted yesterday
kids are hydrated and have sunblock. But they also train their counselors to deal with the worst case scenarios, like an active shooter or a stranger in the park. “I train all our camp counselors in first aid and CPR,” said Recreation Director... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Active shooter training today at Butler County schoolLocal Schools will collaborate for a training exercise to help local responders
Active shooter training today at Butler County school
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Local Schools will collaborate for a training exercise to help local responders and school staff prepare for a potential active shooter scenario in a school building. The township and school district are warning residents to not be alarmed by... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Suspect in Arizona Highway Shootings Taken Into Custodythen drove to a convenience store and allegedly carjacked someone. He then fled
Suspect in Arizona Highway Shootings Taken Into Custody
WAOW Wausau / Posted yesterday
then drove to a convenience store and allegedly carjacked someone. He then fled north on State Route 87. "This was an active-shooter situation," Cecil. At least five vehicles, including a DPS patrol car, were shot. Cecil said there were... Read more
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The Herald News
Mass. Senate wants UMass to do more to detect gunfire on campusesThe amendment filed by West Roxbury Sen. Michael Rush requires the UMass system
Mass. Senate wants UMass to do more to detect gunfire on campuses
The Herald News / Posted yesterday
The amendment filed by West Roxbury Sen. Michael Rush requires the UMass system to look into installing "an indoor active shooter detection and reporting system in all student accessible buildings on all University of Massachusetts... Read more
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ABC News
Suspect in Highway Shootings Taken Into Custodythen drove to a convenience store and allegedly carjacked someone. He then fled
Suspect in Highway Shootings Taken Into Custody
ABC News / Posted yesterday
then drove to a convenience store and allegedly carjacked someone. He then fled north on State Route 87. "This was an active-shooter situation," Cecil. At least five vehicles, including a DPS patrol car, were shot. Cecil said there were... Read more
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FOX News
Suspect arrested in Phoenix-area shootings, carjackingat passing cars and law enforcement. A Department of Public Safety cruiser was
Suspect arrested in Phoenix-area shootings, carjacking
FOX News / Posted yesterday
at passing cars and law enforcement. A Department of Public Safety cruiser was among those hit by gunfire. This was an active shooter situation," said Cecil, who added that at least five to six vehicles, including the patrol car, were damaged... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
May Institute provides professional development for teacherstraining for coaches. This year, officers from Tupelo Police Department will b
May Institute provides professional development for teachers
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
training for coaches. This year, officers from Tupelo Police Department will be teaching a course on safety during an active shooter situation. Some courses also allow teachers to earn credits to renew their teaching license, if... Read more
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WLWT-TV Cincinnati
West Chester PD running school shooter drill WednesdayA Butler County school district and township authorities will train for an acti
West Chester PD running school shooter drill Wednesday
WLWT-TV Cincinnati / Posted yesterday
A Butler County school district and township authorities will train for an active shooter with a simulation that includes hundreds of volunteers. Lakota Schools and West Chester police and fire personnel plan the exercise Wednesday at Hopewell... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Beeline Highway shut down after shooting, suspect or suspects on the loosehave been hurt. CLOSED: SR 87 closed between Gilbert Road and SR 188 because o
Beeline Highway shut down after shooting, suspect or suspects on the loose
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted yesterday
have been hurt. CLOSED: SR 87 closed between Gilbert Road and SR 188 because of a police situation. Plz avoid the area. Active shooter incident SR 87 near Shea. Stay clear of the area. SR 87 Closed to all traffic north and south.... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Bill Would Make Michigan State Police Send Text Alerts When Active Shooter at LargeDuring an active shooter situation -- every second that passes puts more lives
Bill Would Make Michigan State Police Send Text Alerts When Active Shooter at Large
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted yesterday
During an active shooter situation -- every second that passes puts more lives in danger. Now, the Michigan House of Representatives passed a bill that would have state police send out text message alerts when there's an active shooter in the... Read more
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NBC News
Motorist Hit by Gunfire on Highway Near Phoenix20 miles northeast of central Phoenix were shut down as authorities investigate
Motorist Hit by Gunfire on Highway Near Phoenix
NBC News / Posted yesterday
20 miles northeast of central Phoenix were shut down as authorities investigated multiple crime scenes. Highway 87 or Beeline closed at Gilbert, DPS investigates active shooter, trooper vehicle and one person hit #12newspic.twitter.com/Lr3... Read more
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CBS News
Arizona highway shut as shooting spree spreadsin the area about 20 miles northeast of central Phoenix were shut down as autho
Arizona highway shut as shooting spree spreads
CBS News / Posted yesterday
in the area about 20 miles northeast of central Phoenix were shut down as authorities investigated multiple crime scenes. Active shooter incident SR 87 near Shea. Stay clear of the area. SR 87 Closed to all traffic north and south.... Read more
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The Seattle Times
First responders to conduct drill Wednesday on Elliott BayState Patrol, FBI, Coast Guard, U.S. Customs and Border Protections and King Co
First responders to conduct drill Wednesday on Elliott Bay
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
State Patrol, FBI, Coast Guard, U.S. Customs and Border Protections and King County Medic One, will be performing an active shooter and hostage drill in Elliott Bay. The drill will take place between Harbor Island and Discovery Park from 4... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose police conduct training drill at mallSAN JOSE -- Police late Tuesday were conducting an active shooter training dril
San Jose police conduct training drill at mall
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
SAN JOSE -- Police late Tuesday were conducting an active shooter training drill at Westfield Oakridge Mall, authorities said. Police and mall employees were simulating an active shooter threat after hours at the mall located at 925 Blossom Hill... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Ohio school, township simulating active shooter for trainingWEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A suburban school district and township authorities i
Ohio school, township simulating active shooter for training
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted yesterday
WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A suburban school district and township authorities in southwest Ohio will train for an active shooter with a simulation that includes hundreds of volunteers. Lakota Schools and West Chester police and fire personnel plan... Read more
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The East Liverpool Review
Ohio school, township simulating active shooter for trainingWEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A suburban school district and township authorities i
Ohio school, township simulating active shooter for training
The East Liverpool Review / Posted yesterday
WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A suburban school district and township authorities in southwest Ohio will train for an active shooter with a simulation that includes hundreds of volunteers. Lakota Schools and West Chester police and fire personnel plan... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Ohio school, township simulating active shooter for trainingWEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A suburban school district and township authorities i
Ohio school, township simulating active shooter for training
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A suburban school district and township authorities in southwest Ohio will train for an active shooter with a simulation that includes hundreds of volunteers. Lakota Schools and West Chester police and fire personnel plan... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Ohio school, township simulating active shooter for trainingWEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A suburban school district and township authorities i
Ohio school, township simulating active shooter for training
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted yesterday
WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) — A suburban school district and township authorities in southwest Ohio will train for an active shooter with a simulation that includes hundreds of volunteers. Lakota Schools and West Chester police and fire personnel plan... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio school, township simulating active shooter for trainingWEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) - A suburban school district and township authorities i
Ohio school, township simulating active shooter for training
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted yesterday
WEST CHESTER, Ohio (AP) - A suburban school district and township authorities in southwest Ohio will train for an active shooter with a simulation that includes hundreds of volunteers. Lakota Schools and West Chester police and fire personnel plan... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Minot Water Restrictions Liftednormal water usage. City officials have announced that Minot residents can res
Minot Water Restrictions Lifted
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 2 days ago
normal water usage. City officials have announced that Minot residents can resume normal water usage. Exercise Imagines Active Shooter At SchoolExercise Imagines Active Shooter At School Preparing for the worst is sometimes a necessary evil.... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Exercise Imagines Active Shooter At Schoolthe worst is sometimes a necessary evil. Emergency management teams and first
Exercise Imagines Active Shooter At School
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 2 days ago
the worst is sometimes a necessary evil. Emergency management teams and first responders took on a scenario involving an active shooter at an open campus school. Jennifer Kleen takes us to Burdick Job Corps where people were practicing the worst... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Sen. Norris takes issue with governor’s view of his refugee resolutionAdvisory Council, restructures our office of homeland security, establishes sch
Sen. Norris takes issue with governor’s view of his refugee resolution
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Advisory Council, restructures our office of homeland security, establishes school safety teams, and provides training for active shooter incidents and explosive device attacks." Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey was the resolution's sponsor, but Norris... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Senator ‘troubled’ by Gov. Haslam’s remarks on refugee resolutionAdvisory Council, restructures our office of homeland security, establishes sch
Senator ‘troubled’ by Gov. Haslam’s remarks on refugee resolution
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
Advisory Council, restructures our office of homeland security, establishes school safety teams, and provides training for active shooter incidents and explosive device attacks." Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey was the resolution's sponsor but Norris... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Exercise Tests Law Enforcement Response to School Shooting Scenario140 officers from agencies around the region are using the Job Corps campus to
Exercise Tests Law Enforcement Response to School Shooting Scenario
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 2 days ago
140 officers from agencies around the region are using the Job Corps campus to train for handling a so-called "active shooter" situation where someone with a weapon is terrorizing a school or other public setting. We'll have a report... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Brownwood Appoints New Chief of PoliceCommander. As a member of the San Marcos PD and SWAT, Nichols saw the need for
Brownwood Appoints New Chief of Police
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
Commander. As a member of the San Marcos PD and SWAT, Nichols saw the need for additional training for law enforcement in active shooter incidents. He is a founding member of the Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) program,... Read more
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examiner.com
Should you take active Shooter Training?the bullets and getting killed. Being hailed a hero is no consolation to the fa
Should you take active Shooter Training?
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
the bullets and getting killed. Being hailed a hero is no consolation to the family he or she leaves behind. In Boston, active shooter training is taking place, says an article at myfoxboston.com. Todd McGhee, a former state trooper, is the... Read more
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Officer.com
The Cokeville Elementary School Siegebeyond a ten to fifteen man force. It is also reasonable to infer that, because
The Cokeville Elementary School Siege
Officer.com / Posted 2 days ago
beyond a ten to fifteen man force. It is also reasonable to infer that, because this was before the vast protocol change to active shooter events that happened AFTER the Columbine High School attack, the Police Department did not do much to enter... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Sen. Tammy Baldwin calls for increased TSA fundingbill that would allow existing grant funding to be used for training exercises
Sen. Tammy Baldwin calls for increased TSA funding
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 2 days ago
bill that would allow existing grant funding to be used for training exercises to enhance preparedness for and response to active shooter incidents at public locations, including airports, mass transit systems and other “soft target” areas. We also... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Emmaus High School will get an SRO in fallis a community deserving of its own officer.” Palmer stressed an SRO would not
Emmaus High School will get an SRO in fall
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
is a community deserving of its own officer.” Palmer stressed an SRO would not work in the high school just to deter “an active shooter incident.” “This isn’t to stop a school shooting; it’s going to take a lot more than one SRO to stop a school... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
SJCSO teaches residents how to react in active shooter situationOffice hosted a seminar at Valley Ridge Academy in Ponte Vedra Beach Monday nig
SJCSO teaches residents how to react in active shooter situation
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 2 days ago
Office hosted a seminar at Valley Ridge Academy in Ponte Vedra Beach Monday night to teach residents how to respond in an active shooter situation. Concerns about a changing trajectory of mass violence prompted the Sheriff’s Office to start the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Athens area events on Tuesday, May 24(706) 542-5788. www.libs.uga.edu/blog/?event=june-meeting-the-rest-of-the-story
Athens area events on Tuesday, May 24
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 2 days ago
(706) 542-5788. www.libs.uga.edu/blog/?event=june-meeting-the-rest-of-the-story-book-club. Class – Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events: 6 to 8 p.m. today, New Covenant Worship Center, 1425 Newton Bridge Road, Athens. By Athens-Clarke... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bergen County officials announce countywide EMS Special Operations Groupone incident and another emergency pops up nearby, or when an astronomical cata
Bergen County officials announce countywide EMS Special Operations Group
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 3 days ago
one incident and another emergency pops up nearby, or when an astronomical catastrophe hits, such as a nursing home fire or active shooter with multiple victims? Bergen County administrators are working on an answer. County Executive James Tedesco... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsBlvd., Fleming Island. Features the Orange Park United Methodist Church Handbel
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
Blvd., Fleming Island. Features the Orange Park United Methodist Church Handbell Choir. (904) 278-3720 or ccpl.lib.fl.us. Active Shooter Incident Seminar, 7 p.m., Valley Ridge Academy, 105 Greenleaf Drive, Ponte Vedra Beach. Program repeats June 7... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Preventing the Worst: Crisis Intervention Center in need of fundingBaton Rouge said an open phone line has prevented that tragic scene from playin
Preventing the Worst: Crisis Intervention Center in need of funding
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
Baton Rouge said an open phone line has prevented that tragic scene from playing out again and again. "We've averted three active shooter situations in the last nine months to a year," said CIC executive director Aaron Blackledge. Based in the... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Preventing the Worst: Crisis Intervention Center in need of fundingBaton Rouge said an open phone line has prevented that tragic scene from playin
Preventing the Worst: Crisis Intervention Center in need of funding
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 4 days ago
Baton Rouge said an open phone line has prevented that tragic scene from playing out again and again. "We've averted three active shooter situations in the last nine months to a year," said CIC executive director Aaron Blackledge. Based in the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Being a kid in the age of school shootingsthe firefighter comes to the door to tell them it's a drill, as the door is ope
Being a kid in the age of school shootings
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
the firefighter comes to the door to tell them it's a drill, as the door is opening, they are frantic that it might be an active shooter. My daughters were in kindergarten when the shooting in Newtown, Conn., occurred. They're growing up in a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Power Lunch program scheduled for June 14is required by June 13. Call Amy Young at 330-744-2131, ext. 12, or email amy@r
Power Lunch program scheduled for June 14
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 4 days ago
is required by June 13. Call Amy Young at 330-744-2131, ext. 12, or email amy@regionalchamber.com. Seminar on active shooters BOARDMAN The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber will have a “Surviving an Active Shooter” seminar from... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Church staff and first responders get lesson on safety and security at seminarentrust in God and he'll protect us, however he also said be wise," Hale said.
Church staff and first responders get lesson on safety and security at seminar
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 5 days ago
entrust in God and he'll protect us, however he also said be wise," Hale said. Threat Suppression, Incorporated hosted two Active Shooter Seminars. One for first responders and another for church staff. Dr. Mike Clumpner is the CEO of the company... Read more
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Al.com
Man Tazed during disturbance at Alabama store, police saypeacefully resolved," she said in an email. Lee said she released the statemen
Man Tazed during disturbance at Alabama store, police say
Al.com / Posted 5 days ago
peacefully resolved," she said in an email. Lee said she released the statement in order to dispel rumors of an alleged active shooter situation at the department store. She said that type of incident didn't occur. The suspect's name and exact... Read more
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The Bristol Bay Times
Man wounded in shooting flown to Anchoragewas stopped. Nearby residents were told to remain inside and to lock their wind
Man wounded in shooting flown to Anchorage
The Bristol Bay Times / Posted 5 days ago
was stopped. Nearby residents were told to remain inside and to lock their windows and doors. Officers responded in full "active shooter" gear, including extra protection and semiautomatic rifles. The situation ended peacefully after Johnson's... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Winners announced in 2015 PAPBA contestAllentown, "69 News at 10". TELEVISION I: Spot News Coverage: 1, Pittsburgh's
Winners announced in 2015 PAPBA contest
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Allentown, "69 News at 10". TELEVISION I: Spot News Coverage: 1, Pittsburgh's Action News 4 Staff, WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh, "Active Shooter Inside Monroeville Mall"; 2, Heather Abraham and Staff, KDKA-TV, Pittsburgh, "Homestead on Fire"; 3, John... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Winners announced in 2015 PAPBA contestAllentown, "69 News at 10". TELEVISION I: Spot News Coverage: 1, Pittsburgh's
Winners announced in 2015 PAPBA contest
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Allentown, "69 News at 10". TELEVISION I: Spot News Coverage: 1, Pittsburgh's Action News 4 Staff, WTAE-TV, Pittsburgh, "Active Shooter Inside Monroeville Mall"; 2, Heather Abraham and Staff, KDKA-TV, Pittsburgh, "Homestead on Fire"; 3, John... Read more
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