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  1. Rothesay on edge after reports of armed man on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... on when he heard police sirens in the area, so he looked outside and saw some police vehicles and officers and the SWAT team with their guns drawn. Jones soon tried to leave his house to head a friend's place and got into his car and was trying to ...

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  2. Ex-sheriff who helped shape modern Las Vegas dead at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Daily News

    ... all casino workers to go through a background check. Under Lamb's leadership, the state's first modern crime lab and SWAT team were formed. He also led efforts in 1973 to combine county and city police offices into the current Las Vegas Metropolitan ...

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  3. False alarm at Navy Yard shows how responders addressed gaps of 2013 shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Washington Examiner

    The response and interoperability of agencies was far different than in 2013, when law enforcement and the Navy Yard were criticized for inconsistent communications and delays in response. When six lanes of police cars 20 deep, a SWAT team, FBI and at least three overhead surveillance helicopters and aircraft responded almost immediately Thursday to a 911 call of a suspected shooter at the Washington Navy Yard, the reaction was a direct reflection of years of hard lessons learned from the 2013 massacre that left 12 dead.

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  4. Scoop: Hawaii Five-O on CBS - Friday, July 24, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Chin's cousin, Kono Kalakaua, a beautiful and fearless native; and Captain Lou Grover, who formerly headed Hawaii's SWAT unit. Joining them is Jerry Ortega, a former classmate of Chin's and the Island's local conspiracy theorist. The state's brash ...

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  5. WestJet passengers told to evacuate during flight 'threat'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CBC News

    ... the engines, and I thought, 'This is not good,' and then they just said, 'Evacuate! Evacuate!'" said Dupuis. "All the SWAT teams were there. I mean, we didn't know what we were dealing with," she said. "The police right away basically said, 'Go to ...

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  6. 'The Bachelorette' Morning-After Rose Ceremony: Episode 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The New York Observer

    Bachelorette is so good, it's frustrating that we have to cap it off at a measly two hours per week. That's why each Tuesday, we'll be having a Bachelorette Morning-After Rose Ceremony to celebrate the people, places and moments that really made the previous night's episode shine.

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  7. Teen who 'swatted' Disneyland had too much time on handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | CBC News

    ... game League of Legends . The teen pleaded guilty to 23 charges related to hoaxes that resulted in police forces sending SWAT teams to the homes of his targets. The teen's lawyer, Stephen Martin, described him as a "loner" acting in concert with ...

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  8. SWAT Called To Home In South ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | CBS Local

    TV Welcome to KDKA-TV on CBSPittsburgh.com! KDKA-TV is joining forces with the most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Pittsburgh to give you the best Pittsburgh has to offer. KDKA-TV is part of CBS Television Stations, [...] NewsRadio 1020 KDKA Welcome to NEWSRADIO 1020 KDKA on CBSPittsburgh.com! We appreciate your interest in the world's first commercial radio station! Join us on-air or online for Pittsburgh's up-to-the-minute news talk, weather and traffic reports.

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  9. Police searching for 2nd man in SWAT stolen property caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | KSL-TV

    ... through a window, said Cottonwood Heights Police Sgt. Corbett Ford. When the man did not follow the officer's orders, a SWAT team was called out. The SWAT team obtained a search warrant to go inside the house. The man seen through the window was not ...

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  10. SWAT team discovers stolen cars in Cottonwood Heights caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | KSL-TV

    Police were sorting out the details Tuesday of several alleged events that led to a SWAT team being deployed and the discovery of several stolen vehicles. The strange series of events began about 5:30 a.m. when a man called 911 reporting that another man had pointed a gun at a woman and both had run off, said Cottonwood Heights Police Sgt.

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  11. Why the 'True Detective' Season 2 Premiere Was So Hard to WatchRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | WVII

    ... beating up their dads. Ani Bezzerides (McAdams) is a police officer who appears to have no trouble organizing entire SWAT stings just to terrorize her father and sister. Paul Woodrugh (Kitsch) is the highway patrolman who briefly takes us out of the ...

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  12. Swatting accused an experienced hacker who abused powers, court hearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Canada.com

    ... a permissions expert, someone first ordered $1,000 of pizza to his home and later sent in a fake 911 call to prompt a SWAT team to respond at the boy's home. The boy told police that he did communicate with the accused via Skype videoconferencing, ...

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  13. How scare tactics are being used to sell us stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | CBC News

    ... in a post-9/11 world. The Canadian Real Estate Association also adopted a military theme in this 2014 ad. We see a SWAT team descending on a suburban house and discovering a couple asleep in bed. It seems that telling us about the advantages of ...

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  14. Dallas Police attack: Astonishing moment newsreader calls gunman...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... police headquarters and planted pipe bombs outside the building. Parts of the city were in lockdown on Saturday as SWAT teams swarmed to tackle the man, who was shot dead by a police sniper hours after the attack started. The drama began soon after ...

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  15. 'Murder in the First' Interview: Raphael Sbarge on the Twist and Turns of Season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | BuddyTV

    ... See crazy stuff. Because of what happened in the first episode [with the bus shooting], we got to do a lot of SWAT, tactical stuff. Detectives more often than not come in after the fact. There's the guys that are doing the work that is after the ...

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  16. Dallas shooting suspect's van blown up by police, shooter confirmed deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | CBC News

    ... but unable to confirm ID pending med ex[aminer] identification," Dallas police Maj. Max Geron tweeted. A Dallas SWAT officer walks to his vehicle at the intersection of Interstate 45 and E Palestine Street, where police cornered the suspect in his ...

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  17. The Latest: Suspect dead in Dallas police HQ attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | KAIT-TV

    DALLAS - 10:40 a.m. Authorities say they've confirmed the death of a suspect accused of opening fire on officers outside the Dallas police headquarters. Police said Saturday that the suspect was found dead inside his armored van at a parking lot in suburban Hutchins, where he had been in an hours-long standoff with SWAT team officers.

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  18. Chief: Sniper shoots suspect in attack on Dallas policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... the van, which appeared to be outfitted with gun ports in the sides. Brown said negotiations with that suspect and the SWAT unit are ongoing. No injuries were reported. Copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not ...

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  19. Dallas police headquarters attacked; suspect corneredRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | KAIT-TV

    ... shots can be heard. Officers trailed the van to a Jack in the Box parking lot in Hutchins, a Dallas suburb, where a SWAT team had it surrounded, Brown said. They had been speaking to a man inside who identified himself as James Boulware and who said ...

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  20. Gunshots fired near Dallas police headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... the vehicle and the chase culminated in a standoff on Interstate 45 at Interstate 20. I-45 was shut down and Dallas SWAT was deployed. Dallas Police Maj. Max Geron tells WFAA that he was not aware of any injuries related to the shooting. Copyright ...

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