Palm Beach Police conduct active shooter training at island school

Palm Beach Police conduct active shooter training at island school

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Over two days last week, Palm Beach’s police department conducted a series of active-shooter trainings at Palm Beach Public School.

Coming just weeks after mass shootings in Buffalo and Uvalde, Texas that left 31 people dead, the trainings emphasized proper police response to active shooter threats, department spokesman Capt. William Rothrock said.

“We try to be as prepared as possible for any possible tragedy,” Rothrock said Friday, the second day of training. Officers also trained on June 13.

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