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The Role of Police Executives in Assisting Victims of Mass Violence: Lessons from the Field

For this report, the Police Executive Research Forum (PERF) partnered with the National Mass Violence Victimization Resource Center (NMVVRC) to identify the lessons learned by police executives who have experienced a mass violence incident in their jurisdiction. The report draws on the experiences and insights of police executives from five jurisdictions: Charleston, SC; Dayton, OH; Orlando, FL; San Bernardino, CA; and Virginia Beach, VA.