Subject guide: active shooter incidents

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This resource page allows you to browse our collection materials drawn from federal, state and local governments as well as non-governmental organizations, and professional and scholarly publications. Many of these resources are available online but not all. Fire and EMS: if you need assistance getting access to a copy of any of these materials, please contact the library at 301-447-1046.

The U.S. Fire Administration released in 2013 a publication that highlights new Fire/EMS operational response considerations for active shooter events: Fire/emergency medical services department operational considerations and guide for active shooter and mass casualty incidents

Major incidents and after action reports

Planning and preparation


Recovery and aftermath

General resources

Links of interest: guides and checklists

Links of interest: psychological first aid