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Feb. 27, 2013: Cambridge Alert System

  • Aired: 02/27/2013
  • 11:35
  • Rating: NR
Four days after Cambridge Police launched an automated Twitter initiative, the program was put to the test when dispatchers received a report of a gunman at MIT. The report was a hoax, but the system worked - alerting the public to the potential threat. Commissioner Robert Haas joins us to discuss the initiative and the investigation.
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