Naval Support Activity Bethesda carried out an active shooter exercise Tuesday in a cafeteria setting, allowing participants to test their ability to make critical decisions.
The 80-minute lockdown on the afternoon of Nov. 27 started when an active shooter alert that never should have been sent went out across the campus of Walter Reed. From there, someone misheard it.
If you hear the sounds of gunfire and yelling near the Naval Support Activity Bethesda facility Tuesday, don’t worry. It’s a training exercise.
WASHINGTON — A medical field training exercise planned by Naval Support Activity Bethesda this week may involve simulated sounds of gunfire and occasional yelling, a military spokesman said. The exercise — combat casualty training for medical…
Samantha Nerove doesn\’t look like the image many people have of a wounded warrior. She\’s not in a wheelchair, she has all her limbs. But she came home a wounded warrior, and the PTSD was crippling.
Veterans who have served since Sept. 11 have had a tough time finding a job. But their unemployment numbers are improving, thanks in part to events like the one going on Saturday in Bethesda.
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