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Active shooter exercise tests Misawa personnel

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Daniel Anders, left, and Airman 1st Class Michael Curran, right, both 35th Security Forces Squadron defenders, perform a search of the Tori building during an active shooter exercise at Misawa Air Base, Sept. 18, 2018. Active shooter exercises are held to test base safety and security in case of a real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephany Johnson)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Daniel Anders, left, and Airman 1st Class Michael Curran, right, both 35th Security Forces Squadron defenders, perform a search of the Tori building during an active shooter exercise at Misawa Air Base, Sept. 18, 2018. Active shooter exercises are held to test base safety and security in case of a real-world scenario. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephany Johnson)

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. William Castro, the 35th Security Forces Squadron bravo flight chief, talks on a radio during an active shooter exercise at Misawa Air Base, Sept. 18, 2018. The training exercise focused on how quickly and effectively first responders locate the source of the threat, while treating victims. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephany Johnson)

U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. William Castro, the 35th Security Forces Squadron bravo flight chief, talks on a radio during an active shooter exercise at Misawa Air Base, Sept. 18, 2018. The training exercise focused on how quickly and effectively first responders locate the source of the threat, while treating victims. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephany Johnson)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Dianna Schgeta, a 35th Security Forces Squadron unit scheduler, simulates being an active shooter during an active shooter exercise at Misawa Air Base, Sept. 18, 2018. Active shooter exercises are held to evaluate the 35th Fighter Wing's ability to correctly notify the base population of an active shooter in a timely manner and effectively report unit accountability. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephany Johnson)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Dianna Schgeta, a 35th Security Forces Squadron unit scheduler, simulates being an active shooter during an active shooter exercise at Misawa Air Base, Sept. 18, 2018. Active shooter exercises are held to evaluate the 35th Fighter Wing's ability to correctly notify the base population of an active shooter in a timely manner and effectively report unit accountability. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephany Johnson)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Daniel Anders, left, a 35th Security Forces Squadron defender, talks on a radio during an active shooter exercise at Misawa Air Base, Sept. 18, 2018. The exercise helped security forces personnel identify any short falls or limiting factors in their response capabilities. This aids in providing an effective and timely response to minimize the loss of life in the event of an active shooter. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephany Johnson)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Daniel Anders, left, a 35th Security Forces Squadron defender, talks on a radio during an active shooter exercise at Misawa Air Base, Sept. 18, 2018. The exercise helped security forces personnel identify any short falls or limiting factors in their response capabilities. This aids in providing an effective and timely response to minimize the loss of life in the event of an active shooter. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephany Johnson)

MISAWA AIR BASE, Japan --