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FEMA Releases Report on Response to Las Vegas Concert Massacre

August 29, 2018
The 61-page report also described the response to the attack — which left 58 concertgoers dead and more than 800 people injured — as “efficient” and “coordinated,” crediting the counter-terrorism training of Las Vegas police.

Las Vegas Shooting Survivor Sworn in as Oregon Police Officer

August 24, 2018
When gunfire erupted at the Route 91 Harvest Country Music Festival in Las Vegas last October, Lauren Card fled from the sounds of the guns. Now, she has sworn an oath to run toward danger to protect others as a member of the Springfield (OR) Police Department.

Las Vegas Officer Under Investigation for Response to Concert Shooting

July 4, 2018
The investigation into Cordell Hendrex, and the rest of the city’s police department, comes as Las Vegas prepares to release its ninth batch of footage and records related to the shooting, which left 58 dead and hundreds injured.

Video: Las Vegas Officer Under Investigation for Response to Concert Shooting

July 4, 2018
The investigation into Cordell Hendrex, and the rest of the city’s police department, comes as Las Vegas prepares to release its ninth batch of footage and records related to the shooting, which left 58 dead and hundreds injured.

Axon Announces 2018 RISE Award Winners

June 5, 2018
In today's RISE award ceremony at the Accelerate user conference, Axon recognized seven members of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) for the valor they exemplified during the October 1, 2017 Mandalay Bay shooting.

Video: Las Vegas Gunman Showed "True Mark of a Sociopath," Says Retired Officer

March 23, 2018
Newly released surveillance video shows Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock in the days before he opened fire from his Mandalay Bay hotel room, killing 58 people. The hotel said the images show that Paddock gave no outward indications of the massacre he was planning to carry out.

Las Vegas Gunman Showed "True Mark of a Sociopath," Says Retired Officer

March 23, 2018
Newly released surveillance video shows Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock in the days before he opened fire from his Mandalay Bay hotel room, killing 58 people.The hotel said the images show that Paddock gave no outward indications of the massacre he was planning to carry out. More Here.

Miami Police will Post Counter-Sniper Officers to Watch Over Music Festival

March 21, 2018
Colina said with the recent tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and the mass shooting in Las Vegas last year, officers will be positioned on elevated observation points so that every vantage point of the festival is in the line of sight of law enforcement.

Las Vegas Detective Honored for Actions During Concert Shooting

March 8, 2018
On October 1, Golgart rushed to help the wounded, piling people into the back of his truck and driving them to the hospital. While doing so, he received a call from his daughter saying she had been shot. Like any father he wanted to go to her, but he decided to continue driving toward the hospital with the wounded.

President Trump Directs Justice Department to Ban Bump Stocks

February 20, 2018
President Donald Trump said Tuesday that he has signed a memo directing the Justice Department to propose regulations to "ban all devices" like the rapid-fire bump stocks involved in last year's Las Vegas massacre.

Stealth Packs Aid Officers in Active Shooter Response Off Duty

February 12, 2018
Active shooter incidents can happen anywhere at any time. So it's a good idea for law enforcement officers to have the equipment and training to be ready to respond, including off duty.

Vegas Concert Shooter had Child Porn on Computer, FBI Investigating Person of Interest

January 19, 2018
Lombardo said the unnamed person of interest the FBI is looking into is not Paddock’s girlfriend, Marilou Danley, and he reiterated that authorities believe Paddock was a lone shooter.

Coroner: Vegas Concert Gunman Killed Himself, All 58 Victims Died of Gunshot

December 22, 2017
More than 500 people also were injured. The gunman, Stephen Paddock, a 64-year-old Mesquite resident, took his life before Metro Police officers breached his two-room suite.

What Law Enforcement Needs to Know About Criminal Snipers

December 8, 2017

The American Sniper Association has been providing information and training on criminal snipers in classes for nearly 20 years. This article includes some updates reflecting the lessons re-learned in Las Vegas.

Lessons Learned from the Vegas Sniper Attack

December 6, 2017

A criminal sniper shooting people from an elevated "hide" presents an extreme tactical challenge for law enforcement.

Working with Event Security After Vegas

December 6, 2017

When planning security for any event, there needs to be a site-specific analysis based on geographic risks.

In His Own Words

November 2, 2017

Slain Las Vegas officer Charleston Hartfield left a record of public service and a book of his thoughts on what it means to be a "public servant."

Mother of the Las Vegas Officer Killed in Concert Shooting Died 2 Days After His Funeral

October 25, 2017
Hartfield died in the Route 91 concert shooting. On the day of his funeral, his mother, Sheryl Stiles suffered a heart attack, fell down an escalator and died the two days later. More Here.

Video: Mother of the Las Vegas Officer Killed in Concert Shooting Died 2 Days After His Funeral

October 25, 2017
Hartfield died in the Route 91 concert shooting. On the day of his funeral, his mother, Sheryl Stiles, suffered a heart attack, fell down an escalator, and died two days later.

CA Officers Wounded Off Duty in Vegas Concert Shooting Denied Workers' Comp

October 25, 2017
On Monday, Orange County rejected workers’ compensation claims from four sheriff’s deputies injured in the shooting, paving the way for a court battle that could force appellate judges to eventually decide an untested issue touching several counties and cities in Southern California.
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