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24 January 2011

CBS News (USA)

It goes without saying that law enforcement is dangerous work. But in the past two days at least 10 officers and one U.S. Marshal were shot in five states. In St. Petersburg, Florida: two officers were killed today in a firefight with a fugitive who was also killed. In Detroit yesterday, a man opened fire inside a police station, wounding four officers before he was shot dead. These incidents and the tragedy in Tucson have focused new attention on the need to keep guns... (

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