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SWAT finds burglary suspect in Paramount home tented for fumigation

By City News Service POSTED: 11/19/14, 7:35 AM PST | UPDATED: 1 MIN AGO 0 COMMENTS PARAMOUNT — A sheriff’s SWAT team today arrested a burglary suspect who had been hiding in a Paramount home tented for fumigation, authorities said. Deputies went to the 15700 block of Verdura Avenue about 5 a.m., said Lt. Tim Milliman of the sheriff’s Lakewood ...

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HazMat in Alabama

Full Hazmat response when woman reports feeling ill after opening package 1 / 9 Carol Robinson | crobinson@al.com By Carol Robinson | crobinson@al.com Email the author | Follow on Twitter on November 18, 2014 at 12:18 PM, updated November 18, 2014 at 12:20 PM View/Post Comments BIRMINGHAM, Alabama – Birmingham rescue workers called for a full Hazmat response after a ...

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Minute-by-minute account of DuPont chemical spill

Published On: Nov 17 2014 video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player “LOCAL 2” INVESTIGATES IS LEARNING NEW INFORMATION ABOUT A TOXIC CHEMICAL LEAK THAT KILLED FOUR AND INJURED A FIFTH. THIS AFTERNOON A LOCATION ATTORNEY REPRESENTING THE VICTIM’S FAMILY HAS FILED A TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER AGAINST DUPONT. INVESTIGATOR JOEL EISENBAUM IS LIVE WITH MINUTE-BY-MINUTE ACCOUNT OF EXACTLY WHAT HAPPENED SATURDAY MORNING. JOEL. ...

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Sheriff’s Special Enforcement Bureau participates in Annual Maritime Tactical Response Exercise

Reposted from Arcadia Weekly 6/17/14 -Courtesy photos On Tuesday, June 17, 2014 the Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department participated in the Coastal Trident 2014 (CT- 14) maritime exercise along with more than 90 local, state, and federal emergency response agencies along the Southern California Coast. The Coastal Trident exercise was intended to explore the homeland security, homeland defense, emergency response, and ...

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Fire departments team up in Phoenix for hazmat drill

Reposted from: Jennifer Soules, The Republic | azcentral.com3:41 p.m. MST November 17, 2014 (Photo: Jennifer Soules/The Republic) Fire departments from all over the Valley gathered in downtown Phoenix on Monday morning to run a training drill that supposed a hazardous-materials situation at the Union Pacific Phoenix rail yard. Crews at the railroad yard set up a mock train derailment and ...

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