DOJ To Investigate Police Inaction In TX Mass Shooting

NPR reports:

The Justice Department will conduct a review of the police response to the shooting in Uvalde, Texas, at the request of the city’s mayor, Don McLaughlin.

“The goal of the review is to provide an independent account of law enforcement actions and responses that day, and to identify lessons learned and best practices to help first responders prepare for and respond to active shooter events,” DOJ spokesman Anthony Coley announced in a statement on Sunday.

The Office of Community Oriented Policing will conduct the review and publish a report with its findings after the review concludes, the department said.

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