Connecticut Senator to Release Report on Police Response during Sandy Hook Shooting

It’s been almost a year since the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. Twenty children and six adults were killed.

On Monday, the state attorney will release a report on what happened that day.

In the 11 months since the Newtown tragedy, Connecticut’s state attorney has investigated every second of what happened that day. One area of focus is police response – whether procedures were followed, and if they were effective.

Dispatch recordings show the first 911 call came in just before 9:36. The first officer arrived a minute and a half later. The tapes indicate officers were inside the school by 9:44.

Through interviews with officers and by examining tape recordings of the body microphones many were wearing, the report is expected to give a clear timeline of events but not necessarily make recommendations.

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