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Members of the Army National Guard perform a sweep on a bus during a training exercise.

Working with Local Governments
Army National Guard

Members of the Army National Guard perform a sweep on a bus during a training exercise. The purpose of the exercise was for the Army National Guard Soldiers to work with their state Transit Police counterparts and familiarize themselves with the types of buses and trains used in their public transportation system.

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