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By John P. Blair,Terry Nichols,David Burns,John R. Curnutt

The Columbine tragedy on April 20, 1999 started a brand new period in legislation enforcement because it grew to become obvious that the police reaction to such mass shootings needs to be greatly altered. by the point the Sandy Hook uncomplicated institution capturing happened on December 14, 2012, superseded police reaction suggestions were changed with new, competitive strategies utilized by the 1st officials at the scene. The frequency with which those occasions ensue remind us many times concerning the value of educating and getting ready for those severe events prior to they ensue in our personal backyards.

Active Shooter occasions and reaction is one of many first makes an attempt not to purely speak about historical energetic shooter occasions, but in addition to really dissect a few of them—empowering legislations enforcement execs by way of leveraging the fundamental wisdom and event of these who've long past ahead of us. The e-book additionally bargains perception into the educational methodologies and techniques used to arrange our nation’s first responders to deal with the lively shooter possibility. moreover, the authors speak about the transparent and current risk of terrorist companies utilizing those mass shooter strategies on American soil—similar to the assaults in Beslan, Russia and Mumbai, India.

Written by means of participants of the complicated legislations Enforcement fast reaction education (ALERRT) heart at Texas kingdom college, this ebook is the fruits of greater than a decade’s worthy of teaching and study into energetic shooter occasions and represents cutting-edge, evidence-based top practices.

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