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D.C. Chief Urges Public to Attack Active Shooters, Terrorists to Save Lives

November 23, 2015
In a surprising comment, Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier is encouraging ordinary citizens to subdue or even kill active gunmen if they can as the “best option for saving lives before police can get there.” More Here.

Video: D.C. Chief Urges Public to Attack Active Shooters, Terrorists to Save Lives

November 23, 2015
In a surprising comment, Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier is encouraging ordinary citizens to subdue or even kill active gunmen if they can as the “best option for saving lives before police can get there.”

Rage Against Active Shooters

November 13, 2015

Given the alarming increase in active shooter incidents, Americans are now forced to construct a mental pre-set to prepare for a lethal encounter with a madman. Fighting back is obviously easier said than done, but playing possum is not a viable survival option.

Police Product Test: TSSI TacOps Active Response Bag

October 30, 2015

TSSI has joined the bail-out bag army with its Active Response bag. The main features of any rapid response bag are here for sure, with the addition of a couple of very smart improvements over the traditional nylon pack.

Oregon Campus Shooter Killed Himself

October 5, 2015
The shooter behind the deadly rampage at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, apparently committed suicide after exchanging gunfire with officers, Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin said.

More Police Refusing to Name Mass Shooters for Fear of Copycats

October 5, 2015
But when it came time to reveal the shooter's name, Sheriff John Hanlin adamantly refused, saying, "I will not give him the credit he probably sought prior to this horrific and cowardly act."

Video: Army Vet Shot 7 Times Trying to Stop Oregon College Shooter

October 2, 2015
"He ran to the library and pulled the alarms and he was telling people to run, grabbing people, telling them, 'You just have to go,'" witness Hannah Miles said.

Army Vet Shot 7 Times Trying to Stop Oregon College Shooter

October 2, 2015
"He ran to the library and pulled the alarms and he was telling people to run, grabbing people, telling them, 'You just have to go,'" witness Hannah Miles said. More Here.

Video: Sheriff Revises Casualty Count in Oregon College Shooting, Refuses to Name Shooter

October 2, 2015
Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin said at least two responding officers acted heroically in a shootout with the gunman, but it was not clear if the gunman was killed by authorities or whether he took his own life.

Sheriff Revises Casualty Count in Oregon College Shooting, Refuses to Name Shooter

October 2, 2015
Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin said at least two responding officers acted heroically in a shootout with the gunman, but it was not clear if the gunman was killed by authorities or whether he took his own life. More Here.

Police Say 13 Dead in Mass Shooting at Oregon Community College, Suspect Dead

October 1, 2015
Oregon State Police report 13 people are dead in a mass shooting at Umpqua Community College near Roseburg. The suspect is one of the dead, according to 911 dispatch.

Video: Reporter, Cameraman Killed During Live Virginia News Broadcast, Suspect Shot Himself

August 26, 2015
A gunman killed a reporter and cameraman while they were doing a live news report in Franklin County, Va., Wednesday morning.

Reporter, Cameraman Killed During Live Virginia News Broadcast, Suspect Shot Himself

August 26, 2015
A gunman killed a reporter and cameraman while they were doing a live news report in Franklin County, Va., Wednesday morning. More Here.

Boston Police Foil Planned Attack on Pokemon Tournament

August 23, 2015
The Boston Police Department said Sunday its officers thwarted what could have been a massacre at the Pokemon World Championship held in the city this weekend.

Man Killed by Police After Movie Theater Attack with OC and Hatchet Carried Airsoft Pistol, Hoax Bomb

August 6, 2015
Montana was known to have psychiatric issues, and he had allegedly been committed four times. More Here.

Video: Man Killed by Police After Movie Theater Attack with OC and Hatchet Carried Airsoft Pistol, Hoax Bomb

August 6, 2015
Montana was arrested in Murfreesboro in 2004 for assault and resisting arrest, according to officials. He was known to have psychiatric issues, and he had allegedly been committed four times, twice in 2004 to TriStar Centennial Parthenon Pavilion Mental Health Clinic in Nashville and twice in 2007 to a different facility.

Video: Man Attacks Patrons in Tennessee Movie Theater, Killed by SWAT

August 5, 2015
Metro police spokesman Don Aaron said two South Precinct officers were working a crash nearby on Bell Road and ran to the movie theater. One of the officers entered the theater and encountered the gunman.

Video: Louisiana Theater Gunman Planned Escape But Committed Suicide When Police Arrived

July 24, 2015
Police say he tried to escape by blending into the crowd that was fleeing, but he turned back when he saw police heading inside from the parking lot. Officers followed him back into the theater, where they heard a single gunshot and found him dead.

Shots from Chattanooga Police Ended Last Week's Active Shooter Attack

July 20, 2015
Fletcher said his officers — in an act he described as heroic — engaged the gunman "immediately, aggressively" with the sole intent that he harm as few people as possible.

Who Was the Chattanooga Shooter?

July 17, 2015
A few months before Thursday’s shootings, he had a scrape with the law. In April, he was charged with driving under the influence in Chattanooga, according to court records. A booking photo from the arrest shows him with a half-smile and a full beard. He was to appear in court July 30.
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