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San Bernardino police are praised for attack response but know not everything went smoothly

San Bernardino police are praised for attack response but know not everything went smoothly

San Bernardino police have been widely commended for their quick and effective response to the Dec. 2 terrorist attack. Within four hours of the mass shooting that left 14 people dead, the suspects had been tracked and were later killed in a gun battle.

But when San Bernardino Police Chief Jarrod Burguan reflects on what happened in those frantic hours, he knows not everything went smoothly.

"We've had a lot of people who have come to us and they've said this appeared to be a perfect response or a textbook response, and I think a lot of that is a byproduct of how it ended," Burguan said last week. "But we know that internally we still had some pretty chaotic...

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