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Rockland REACT team runs active shooter drills at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center

Security experts say the exercises are growing more

Security experts say the exercises are growing more critical as statistics for the rate of gun violence in hospitals are on the rise. (June 10, 2014 6:36 PM)

Officers ran active shooter drills today at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center.

Rockland's REACT team and hospital staff are working to ensure they are ready in case an armed gunman ever threatens the hospital, what would be a "code silver."

The exercises were practiced in a recently renovated section of the hospital that is currently not in use so as to not disturb patients.

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