A MASS CASUALTY TRAINING EXERCISE AT CAMP RANDALL
STADIUM THIS MORNING.
SHUTS DOWN A SECTION OF MONROE STREET.
-- ERIC --
HUNDREDS OF VOLUNTEERS WORKING WITH FIRST RESPONDERS.
A BOMB GOING OFF.
AT THE STADIUM.
GIVING THOSE INVOLVED A CHANCE TO DEVELOP SKILLS,
THEY HOPE THEY NEVER HAVE TO USE.
nats of little bomb going off
OPERATION WISCONSIN DAWN.
WITH SOME SMOKE.
RISING NEAR CAMP RANDALL
law enforcement, we have an obligation to be ready
and prepare for something like this.
RUSHING TO THE AID OF VICTIMS
anybody that can walk! Come this way!
and this gets our officers involved in a scenario
that we make as real as possible with victims and
media and everything else
ok, so we're getting tweets out every 15 minutes out
to the public?
MORE THAN 400 PEOPLE.
AND NUMEROUS AGENCIES.
IN THE EXERCISE.
DESIGNED TO BE AS REAL LIFE.
and really pushes their limits to see what they can
handle and what we need to improve on our victims
were covered in makeup to make them appear as if they
had severe injuries or fatalities.
ONCE THE SCENE WAS SECURE -- THE INVESTIGATIVE PHASE
K9 UNITS SCOURING THE SCENE.
see clip 400_0073_01 in CR Drill bin THE SEARCH WAS
ON FOR THOSE RESPONSIBLE.
she recollects a gray white smoke
there's an investigation unfolding, our investigative
unit is working to identify suspects, so it's not
just responding tactically, they're working through
this case, and the people who are organizing are throwing
different scenarios at them.
we'll move forward from there and make some improvements
and change some things around so we're ready God forbid
if something were to happen here like this, in Madison.
EXERCISES LIKE THIS .
ARE VIEWED AS VITALLY IMPORTANT.
ESPECIALLY SINCE THE BOSTON MARATHON BOMBING.
THE 14-HUNDRED BLOCK OF MONROE STREET.
WAS SHUT DOWN THROUGH 5PM TONIGHT FOR THAT EXERCISE
-- BUT IS NOW OPEN TO TRAFFIC.