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Warren To Simulate Active Shooter Situation At Davenport University

Six active shooters will force their way into Davenport University on Tuesday as part of a full-scale emergency exercise.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/13/2013

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Western Michigan University To Change Emergency Alert System

Western Michigan University officials say they’re looking at campus security measures in the wake of the Connecticut school shooting as well as recent issues with its emergency alert system.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2012

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Detroit Zoo Holds Emergency Drill

The penguins and polar bears need not be alarmed, because it’s only a test.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/09/2012

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Plan For Signs Near Belle Isle Draws Criticism

A proposal by Detroit to erect two electronic billboards on either side of the entrance to Belle Isle as part of an emergency notification system is drawing criticism.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2012

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Turkey Day 911: In Case Of Emergency

Here are all the phone numbers and websites you need to handle any Thanksgiving menu-related emergency.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/24/2011

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Watching One Minute Video Can Help You Save Someone’s Life

Got a minute? Then you can learn how to help save someone’s life.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/02/2011

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Detroit To Change 911 Response Policy

Detroit’s EMS department wants to improve its performance by beefing up their staff and focusing on serious emergencies only.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/15/2011

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DPD: False Burglar Alarms Are Wasting Our Time

The Detroit Police Department says too much of their time is wasted responding to false burglar alarm calls.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2011

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8.9 Earthquake Hits Japan

Japan was struck by a magnitude 8.9 earthquake off its northeastern coast Friday, unleashing a 13-foot tsunami that washed away cars and tore away buildings along the coast near the epicenter.

03/11/2011

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Select Fire Departments Will Benefit From Grants

U.S. Sens. Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow, both D-Mich., announced more than $1.4 million in federal grants for nine fire departments in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/20/2011

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