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Thursday, December 15th, 2011

Montgomery police chief: Texas State’s ALERRT saved lives

SUBMITTED REPORT Montgomery, Ala., police say a law enforcement training program based at Texas State University saved lives and contributed to the swift resolution of a shooting incident at a postal facility there recently. Montgomery Police Chief Kevin Murphy credited Texas State’s Advanced Law Enforcement Rapid Response Training (ALERRT) Program for providing his officers with