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LA County Sheriff’s Deputies To Train On 300-Degree Use-Of-Force Simulator

Deputies with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department will soon begin training on what officials say is the world’s most realistic use-of-force training simulator.

10/17/2014

Authorities say thousands of firefighters took part in the Fire Ground Survival Training Program in Elysian Park. (Photo courtesy LAFD/Instagram)

Firefighters Drill Life-Threatening Scenarios In LAFD Training Session

Thousands of Los Angeles Fire Department personnel Tuesday took part in a training session to provide survival skills to firefighters.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/02/2014

Police and fire personnel held an active shooter drill in response to the LAX shooting last November. (credit: CBS)

Fire, Police Crews Drill ‘Unified Response’ To Active Shooter Scenario

Police and fire personnel Tuesday held a joint training drill to prepare hospital staff and first responders for improved inter-agency communication during active shooter scenarios.

07/01/2014

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Camp Pendleton To Host Aerial Firefighting Drill

Military and civilian firefighters were set to join forces Thursday for an aerial firefighting exercise at Camp Pendleton.

05/01/2014

The aerial training exercise will feature the use of C-130 military aircraft to prepare for the upcoming wildfire season. (Photo credit:  STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

C-130 Air Tankers Take Part In Aerial Firefighting Drills Near Channel Islands

Pilots and flight crews are conducting aerial training exercises in Ventura County in preparation for what officials fear could be a dangerous wildfire season.

04/09/2014

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‘Special Needs Network’ To Offer Free 10-Week Training, Nutrition Program

Areva Martin and Cleon Joseph of the Special Needs Network visited KCAL9 Tuesday to talk about a free 10-week training and nutrition program for Los Angeles residents.

01/28/2014

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Lawmaker Moves To Boost Training For Teachers To ID, Report Child Abuse

A Southland lawmaker has introduced a bill in Sacramento that would require training for teachers and other school staffers on how to identify suspected cases of child abuse.

01/07/2014

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LAUSD Faculty Trained For ‘Active Shooter’ Scenarios

Principals and teachers in the Los Angeles Unified School District are being trained on how to react to potential active shooter situations in Southland schools.

CBS Los Angeles–08/12/2013

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New Program Allows Kids To Train Shelter Dogs In Riverside

A new program at the Riverside County Animal Shelter allows kids to train shelter dogs during their spring and summer vacations.

04/05/2013

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Suspicious Device On Santa Monica Bus Linked To Training Exercise

A suspicious item found on a Santa Monica bus turned out to be a fake device that was used in a security training exercise over the weekend, authorities said Monday.

03/25/2013

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Wounded Warrior To Try Out For Dodgers At Spring Training

A wounded Navy veteran who became the first amputee to return to active duty is trying out for a spot on the Los Angeles Dodgers roster.

02/27/2013

Assemblyman Tim Donnelly (R-Hesperia)

Hesperia Lawmaker Backs Bill To Fund Firearms Training For Teachers

Assemblyman Tim Donnelly is expected to introduce a “School Marshal Plan” that would allow educators to pay for firearms training for teachers, janitors, and school administrators.

01/30/2013

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US Army Trains For The Battlefield Of The Future

As troops leave Afghanistan, thousands of American soldiers are aggressively training for their next war… against a military force that’s as big as their own.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/13/2012

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Nonprofit Teaching Life, Job Skills To Teens, Adults With Autism

A nonprofit organization in California is teaching life and job skills to teens and adults with autism and other developmental disabilities.

06/23/2012

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We Go On Tour With The K-9 Apprehension Team

These police officers don’t eat donuts — they work for kibble.

05/04/2012

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