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United States

27 August 2007

WRAL-TV News (North Carolina) / AP

RALEIGH, North Carolina — Private security contractor Blackwater USA has developed an intensive training course to prepare law enforcement officers to handle active shooters such as the one who killed 32 people at Virginia Tech. The five-day session, advertised Monday, will put trainees into simulated scenarios at a mock high school and a 5,000-square-foot tactical house, among other facilities at Blackwater's sprawling campus in northeastern North Carolina. Marty... (

Read More: WRAL-TV News (North Carolina) / AP