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Malfunctioning Water Heater Blamed for School Shooting Scare in North Carolina

November 9, 2018
Faulty mechanical equipment which was making a sound that resembled gunfire is believed to have led to calls of an active shooter situation at Topsail High School in Pender County, NC.

Training School Teachers and Administrators to Respond to Active Killers

October 12, 2018
Very few people who get into teaching have the mental, emotional, or physical fortitude to use deadly force when under imminent threat. However, every teacher should receive some level of active shooter response training—everyone should have at least some idea of what to do in an attack.

IACP 2018: Illinois SRO Named Officer of the Year for Preventing School Shooting

October 10, 2018
Dallas left the athletic director’s office and began chasing Milby, according to Illinois State Police. The teen ran toward his car and fired shots toward Dallas who returned fire, striking Milby in the right hip and right shoulder, the State Journal-Register reports.

Illinois School Superintendent Becomes Police Officer in Order to Carry Concealed

October 2, 2018
"If somebody comes in to try to hurt my kids, we have something other than a stapler to throw at them," the 51-year-old educator said. "We're no longer a soft target. We have some options."

Officer Who Stopped School Shooting to be Honored at Tonight's Chicago Bears' Game

September 17, 2018
Mark Dallas, the Dixon, IL, police officer who shot and wounded a school shooting suspect at a high school in February, will serve as the team’s honorary captain for the game, and will attend the contest as a special guest of the team, the Bears confirmed Thursday.

NC School to Deploy Automated Shooter Detection and Response System

September 16, 2018
Shooter Detection Systems, CentralSquare Technologies, and Johnson Controls are introducing an automated active shooter detection and response system at a North Carolina charter school.

SRO Bailout Bag Essentials

September 10, 2018
Are you ready for an active shooter call? SRO Rich Portwood takes you through his recommendations for what you need in your bailout bag.

Arizona Authorities Warn About Consequences of Hoax School Threats

September 6, 2018
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery said anybody caught posting threatening hoaxes will be prosecuted and liable for costs.

Gripper Doorstop

September 1, 2018
It’s a bright yellow doorstop with a hook for easy storage, covered on the bottom with a non-slip material hat grips any surface.

3 Texas Students Arrested for Allegedly Threatening School Shooting

August 23, 2018
Police arrested three boys—each one 17 years of age—after a student overheard them discussing detailed plans to coordinate an active shooting at the school involving explosives and firearms.

Mutualink Announces Deployment in Lake County, FL, Schools

August 10, 2018
On June 25, 2018, the Lake County School Board approved the funding and purchase of Mutualink's interoperable communications solution. Lake County joins many other Florida county school districts deploying Mutualink in the wake of the tragic Parkland school shooting in February.

New Mexico Compound was Training Ground for School Shooters, Documents Show

August 8, 2018
The documents say Siraj Ibn Wahhaj was conducting weapons training with semi-automatic rifles at the compound near the Colorado border where 11 hungry children were found in filthy conditions.

Tactical Medical Response to School Shootings

August 8, 2018

Officers trained in first aid responding to school shootings have to do what they can to help the victims who can be saved.

Madness Control

July 13, 2018

There are not enough officers and investigators to scan the Internet and discern what's a viable threat.

Kansas Police Arrest Gunman Who Shot 2 Workers at Elementary School

July 3, 2018
The Overland Park (KS) Police Department has reportedly arrested a person believed to be a suspect in a double shooting outside Sunrise Point Elementary School.

School Shootings: You Have to Go In

June 28, 2018

The greatest challenge for law enforcement first responders is how to most effectively suppress the intrinsic priority of self-preservation. Within all typical humans is a desire to live on, to be safe, and to shield oneself from danger. As 21st century American law enforcement officers, we must train ourselves to stifle that urge.

Father of Student Murdered by Parkland Shooter Calls for National School Safety Standards

June 28, 2018
At a news conference Wednesday in Washington, DC, Schacter announced that the Foundation is working with some of the nation's leading law enforcement organizations.

Video: Virginia Beach Officers Foil High School Dance Shooting Plot

June 13, 2018
Police received word that Coleman was staying at The Westin on Saturday evening. When officers tried stopping him outside the hotel, they say he took off running.

Virginia Beach Officers Foil High School Dance Shooting Plot

June 13, 2018
Police received word that Coleman was staying at The Westin on Saturday evening. When officers tried stopping him outside the hotel, they say he took off running. More Here.

How to Stop School Shootings

June 7, 2018

There are many things we can do to prevent school shootings, but only one thing can stop the shooter once he/she starts firing…and that's law enforcement response.

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