Active Shooter

NYPD officers gather in Paris to mourn police officers slain in terrorist attacks last week. (Credit: Commissioner Bill Bratton/NYPD)

NYPD Expands Active Shooter Training In Wake Of Paris Terror Attacks

In the wake of the Paris terror attacks last week, the NYPD has been quietly expanding training for “active shooter” situations in which terrorists arm themselves with high-powered rifles and open fire.

01/16/2015

"Guns for Hire" course in Woodland Park, N.J. (Credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Residents Take Part In Active Shooter Defense Class

The “Guns for Hire” course in Woodland Park, N.J. teaches its students how to survive a scenario similar to the shooting at the Garden State Plaza Mall.

11/25/2013

A suspect is taken down during a mock active shooter situation at University Hospital in Newark, N.J. - June 6, 2013 (credit: Levon Putney / WCBS 880)

Active Shooter Drill Held At Newark University Hospital

It was only a drill, but on Thursday officers stormed through the hallways inside University Hospital in Newark with staff on the ground looking hurt and running by looking bloody.

06/06/2013

Shooter Training Video

NYPD Releases Recommendations For Dealing With A Gunman

The NYPD is trying to make sure a massacre like the one at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., does not happen again.

12/22/2012