After-Action Review

Recovering and Moving Forward: Lessons Learned and Recommendations Following the Shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School

Publication Date

August 2019


National Policing Institute


This report details the government and community structures in Broward County and how the interaction between the relevant stakeholders compares to national promising practices and how they impacted the response to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting and continue to challenge recovery. Similarly, the findings and recommendations are intended to provide opportunities for the relevant stakeholders to come together and address the challenges that emerged on February 14, 2018, and to provide public safety agencies, school districts, and governments across the nation with critical guidance to inform the response to future school shootings.

Recommended Citation

National Policing Institute. (2019). Recovering and moving forward: Lessons learned and recommendations following the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.