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Schools and small city police forces are creating an “emergency response team.” El Paso’s sheriff calls it “a waste of taxpayers’ money”

An “emergency response team” of law enforcement officers from smaller agencies in El Paso County is raising questions about need and liability from the El Paso County Sheriff’s Department and a national law enforcement organization. The Socorro Police Department is spearheading the development of the regional emergency response team, which includes 12 of its officers. […]