06/25/09 99 W, 1 I - + 14 - 5 Terror Drill Tests Agencies

The News & Observer reports on yesterday morning's terrorism drill at Carter-Finley Stadium. The purpose of the exercise was to train law enforcement officials. Participating agencies included N.C. State University police, the Raleigh Fire Department, and the State Bureau of Investigation, the article notes. The exercise included a response by the SBI bomb squad, and detonation of an explosive inside an automobile. Another exercise was conducted at the university, involving a hostage situation. Read the article, which includes a photo gallery showing the SBI robots in action.

Chuck Liddy / News & Observer photo

Western Wake Fire Rescue was also involved in the drill
CPF 7021 - 06/25/09 - 21:09

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