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Police chiefs to meet with President Obama

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As part of the Obama administration's push to address gun violence, the President is set to meet with police chiefs from three communities that have recently dealt with mass shootings.

Obama is drawing attention to the worst shootings of 2012, inviting the police chiefs from Aurora, CO, where 12 were killed in July; Oak Creek, WI, where six died in a Sikh temple assault: and Newtown, CT, where 20 of the 28 killed were elementary school students.

Representatives from the Major Cities Chiefs Association and the Major County Sheriffs Association are scheduled to participate in Monday's White House meeting.

Vice President Joe Biden, Attorney General Eric Holder and Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano will also attend.

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