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Gunman Shot After Opening Fire During School Board Meeting

December 14, 2010
Prior to discharging his weapon, the shooter brandished a can of red spray paint and painted a V with a circle around it on a wall. He then brought out his weapon and began addressing the board meeting.

U. of Texas Releases Video, Audio Footage of Gunman

October 15, 2010
The University of Texas (UT) has released the 911 calls and video footage of the pandemonium that was caused when a student opened fire on campus that resulted in his death.

Judge Grants Delay to Fort Hood Shooter's Attorneys

October 12, 2010
The Army psychiatrist's defense team led by Lt. Col. Kris R. Poppe asked for a continuance until Nov. 8 to allow time for processing of what he described only as "paperwork" recently submitted to Army officials.

Global Terror, Local Targets

September 30, 2010

The following is a quick look at where and how some of the leading experts on terrorism believe our enemies may strike. It's in no particular order because each scenario is a nightmare, and how do you rate a nightmare?

Gunman Who Shot Two Officers at Omaha Hospital Dies

September 29, 2010
The officers' injuries were minor, reports KETV, while the suspect, 39-year-old Jeffrey Layten, succumbed to his wounds from the incident this afternoon.

UT Shooting Reignites Debate Over Guns on Campus

September 29, 2010
Coincidentally, the high-profile shooting occurred just hours before John Lott, a nationally known author and advocate of concealed-weapons laws, was to speak at UT about the failure of gun control laws.

University of Texas Student Kills Self In Library

September 28, 2010
Shortly after 8 a.m., Colton Tooley, a 19-year-old sophomore majoring in math at UT, entered the school's Perry-Castaneda Library and allegedly fired four shots with an AK-47 rifle. The suspect, who was wearing black clothing, then headed to the sixth floor, where he shot himself.

Active Shooter Response Gear

September 23, 2010

As patrol responds to more and more calls formerly reserved for SWAT teams, tools that equip these officers to handle violent incidents are increasingly important.

S.C. Teen Tweeted He 'Had a Plan' Before Shooting

September 22, 2010
A South Carolina ninth-grader who shot the school resource officer with Socastee High School near Myrtle Beach on Tuesday began posting Twitter messages about his plan on Aug. 23, the first day of school.

Fort Bliss Gunman Was Retired Army Sergeant

September 21, 2010
The FBI issued a Tuesday statement identifying the gunman as 63-year-old Steven Kropf of El Paso.

Kentucky Man's Rampage Triggered By Breakfast Rage

September 12, 2010
An Eastern Kentucky man who killed his wife, stepdaughter and three neighbors apparently was set off because his wife served him eggs that weren't hot enough.

Worker Kills Two at Cookie Factory, Surrenders to Philly SWAT

September 10, 2010
After pointing her licensed .357 Magnum at security guards to gain entry, Hiller reportedly entered the building's lunchroom and opened fire on three employees who she had an ongoing dispute with.

McKinney Shooter Certified In Law Enforcement

August 18, 2010
Sharp was certified by the Texas Department of Public Safety to work as a security guard in 2004, after being licensed three years earlier as a jailer by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education.

Active Shooter Response: POLICE-TREXPO East

August 17, 2010

POLICE-TREXPO East started today in Chantilly, Va., and one of the highlights was the class on the Mumbai massacre taught by Don Alwes. Alwes is a lead instructor for the National Tactical Officers Association who specializes in active shooters and homeland security. Police Magazine's Editor David Griffith interviewed Alwes about active shooter response tactics and what the bad guys are doing to counter.

McKinney (Texas) PD's Active Shooter Briefing

August 17, 2010

The McKinney (Texas) Police Department's Deputy Chief Scott Brewer speaks at a press conference to brief the media on Tuesday's shooting in front of the agency's headquarters.

Flex Field Articulating Ballistic Barrier

July 20, 2010
The new Patriot3 Flex Field Articulating Ballistic/Fragmentation Barrier is highly mobile and adjustable. Because it is articulated, it can be used in different configurations and in both rigid and non-rigid states while maintaining mobility.

California First Responders Test Port Terrorism Response

May 19, 2010
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger led the exercise—known as Golden Guardian—that simulated a terrorist takeover of a passenger ferry near the Port of Long Beach and an active shooter in Shoreline Aquatic Park in Long Beach.

California Deputy Stops Shooting Rampage

May 6, 2010
The gunman had doused areas of the home with gasoline. He shot five of the 10 residents of the home before the deputy shot the gunman, who carried an AK-47 rifle. Residents of the home were reportedly jumping out of the upstairs windows.

The Active Shooter: Patrol's Number One Training Concern

March 25, 2010
The case for the hunter becoming the hunted will, often, come down to you, the patrol officer. You will be the last line of defense for those who are coming under attack.

Officer Survival 2010: How Can SWAT Prevent Duty Deaths?

February 2, 2010
So what can SWAT do to help? For the answer, we should look at SWAT's role in diffusing two of the deadliest threats to society in modern times: snipers and active shooters.
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