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WSU Spokane lab prepares police for confrontation

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SPOKANE, Wash. – Washington State University Spokane is helping train police officers for moments when lives are on the line.

In the wake of Michael Brown’s fatal shooting by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., CNN’s Anderson Cooper looks at WSU’s Simulated Hazardous Occupational Tasks Lab and discusses its findings with police and social psychology experts.

See the videos at CNN at http://ac360.blogs.cnn.com/2014/08/28/preparing-police-for-confrontation/?hpt=ac_mid.

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