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A Study of Active Shooter Incidents in the US Between 2000 and 2013

In September of 2014, the FBI released a case study of 160 active shooter incidents that occurred between 2000 and 2013 throughout the United States.  The purpose of the case study titled: A Study of Active Shooter Incidents in the United States Between 2000 and 2013, is to provide law enforcement with data that will help them to better prepare for and respond to these incidents, saving more lives and keeping themselves safer in the process.  

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In addition, information contained in the FBI study can benefit anyone who could potentially be in an active shooter situation—like emergency personnel, educators and students, employees of retail corporations and other businesses, government and military personnel, members of the general public, etc.—by giving them a better understanding of how these incidents play out.

The findings of the Active Shooter Incidents Study can be found at:
https://www.fbi.gov/news/stories/2014/september/fbi-releases-study-on-active-shooter-incidents/pdfs/a-study-of-active-shooter-incidents-in-the-u.s.-between-2000-and-2013.