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Law Enforcement Officers Receive Bomb Training

Posted July 23, 2007 8:24 p.m. EDT

— Officers from across North Carolina were in Raleigh Monday to learn how to detect and defuse bombs.

The Bombing Awareness and Prevention Session is part of a national effort to teach first responders proper emergency techniques.

After a morning news conference, officers headed to a special hands-on demonstration.

The class runs through Tuesday.