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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 056-10
June 25, 2010

Pentagon Force Protection Agency Holds Annual Exercise

                The Pentagon Force Protection Agency (PFPA) will conduct an annual interagency response exercise on Saturday, June 26, 2010, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.

                The exercise, called “Gallant Fox,” will be conducted with federal, state and local interagency partners to evaluate response to an active shooter scenario within the Pentagon.  The Pentagon Center Court Yard will be used for the scenario and the Boundary Channel overflow lot and Eads Street lot will be used as staging areas for emergency responders.

                Between these hours, the general public may see an increase in police and other emergency responders on the Pentagon Reservation in support of the exercise. 

                If there are any questions please contact PFPA Public Affairs:  Terry Sutherland, 571-722-8777 or Chris Layman, 571-722-7225.

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