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How police respond to active shooter scenes

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RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) - We're now in an era where security and police officers are being trained to handle active shooter situations like the one at Sandy Hook elementary school in Newton, CT.

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Steve Neal, a law enforcement safety expert and former police commander came to the CBS 6 studio Friday to talk to Bill Fitzgerald about how police and first responders are trained to handle these situations.