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Emergency and disaster management briefing for December 28, 2016: A series of moderate earthquakes rock the Nevada-California border; a strong earthquake strikes Japan; the Indianapolis Fire Department asks residents to take immediate steps to prevent fires; the Chicago Police Department says that it will speed up its new body camera program; and the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund reports that officer deaths rose 16 percent in 2016.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for December 21, 2016: Officials charge two former emergency managers in connection with the water contamination crisis in Flint, MI; at least two people die after earthquakes strike off of Ecuador's Pacific coast; at least nine people die after an explosion at a popular fireworks market in Mexico; the Manhattan bomb suspect pleads not guilty to attempted murder; torrential rain causes major flash flooding across the eastern coast of Spain; and San Francisco’s mayor selects a new top cop for the city.