Law enforcement agencies are also working to strengthen their incident command structures based on lessons learned from previous tragedies, including the Washington Navy Yard Shooting in 2013, which involved multiple responding agencies in a complex, chaotic environment.
2 marked the 355th mass shooting this year, a jarring statistic that sent shockwaves throughout the nation.
The federal government declared the mass shooting an act of terrorism and the deadliest in the U. since the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.
The shooting (and attempted bombing) targeted public health employees at a holiday event.
In less than five minutes, 14 people were killed and 22 injured in the center’s conference room.
It took four minutes for the first police unit to respond to the San Bernardino shooting following the initial 911 emergency call. The swift and immediate police response reflects the new kind of training and response tactics for Active Shooter incidents.
The fundamental change is that law enforcement officers are training in Immediate Action Rapid Deployment (IARD) tactics.This is a rapid-response tactic where responding officers take immediate action to a threat.Email to update your Security Question / Answer has been sent to your email Id.Use the link provided in the email for updating the same.Once done, you will be able to access e Service with your updated Security Question / Answer.It’s a grim reality: In America, there are more mass shootings annually than there are days in the year.