Oikos University

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Name: Oikos University
First reported Jun 06 2014 - Updated Jun 07 2014 - 1 reports

Seattle Pacific University shooting: Police praise student for disarming gunman killed one person and wounded three others

Police have praised the bravery of a student who disarmed a gunman after he killed one person and wounded three others at a US university. Jon Meis, 22, overcame the attacker at Seattle Pacific University as he tried to reload, officers said. Pepper spray ... [Published The Independent - Jun 06 2014]
First reported Jun 06 2014 - Updated Jun 07 2014 - 1 reports

Seattle school shooting killed one — but it may have been much worse if not for ‘hero’ guard with pepper-spray

SEATTLE — When a lone gunman armed with a shotgun at a small Seattle University stopped firing at students to reload, another student pepper-sprayed him and subdued him with the help of others and prevented more deaths, police said. “There are a number ... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jun 06 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

Police Turn to Social Media to Fight Crime, Dispel Rumors

Lieutenant Chris Bolton of the Oakland Police Department was skeptical of social media in 2011 As the Chief of Staff for Oakland's Chief of Police and a 13-year-vet at the time, he didn't see the benefits of having a department-monitored social ... [Published Mashable! - Mar 17 2014]

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The Mayor of Seattle, Ed Murray, noting previous mass shootings in the city, said: "Once again the epidemic of gun violence has come to Seattle."
...for Oakland's Chief of Police and a 13-year-vet at the time, he didn't see the benefits of having a department-monitored social media presence. "Without having tried [social media] and without knowing anyone else in law enforcement who was using it, I associated it with many more risks and consequences than I did with benefits" he says

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SEATTLE — When a lone gunman armed with a shotgun at a small Seattle University stopped firing at students to reload, another student pepper-sprayed him and subdued him with the help of others and prevented more deaths, police said. “There are a number ...
Police Turn to Social Media to Fight Crime, Dis... [Published Mashable! - Mar 17 2014]
Lieutenant Chris Bolton of the Oakland Police Department was skeptical of social media in 2011 As the Chief of Staff for Oakland's Chief of Police and a 13-year-vet at the time, he didn't see the benefits of having a department-monitored social ...
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