Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting

State Police To Release Report On Response To Sandy Hook Shooting

State Police To Release Report On Response To Sandy Hook Shooting

State police are planning to release a report Friday on the agency’s response to the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting more than five years ago.

The document, known as an after-action report, usually critiques a police agency’s response to a mass casualty situation such as the Sandy Hook shooting, where lone gunman Adam Lanza fatally shot 26 people at the Newtown school, including 20 first-graders, and then killed himself.

Sources said state police officials will present the report to the victims’ families in a private meeting Friday morning. A presentation is then planned for state police administrators at their headquarters in Middletown before the report will be...

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