First responders to Newtown cope with tragedy

One week after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, first responders say they're mourning and coping along with victims' families and

First responders say they're mourning and coping along with victims' families and the town's residents.

First responders say they're mourning and coping along with victims' families and the town's residents. (12/22/12)

FAIRFIELD - One week after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, first responders say they're mourning and coping along with victims' families and the town's residents.

Gary MacNamara, Fairfield's police chief who was at the scene last week, says counseling is necessary for everyone involved, including first responders.

MacNamara says his officers are coping by helping Newtown and the shooting survivors recover.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Soto's family describes the 31-year-old as funny, helpful, 1 Family mourns death of Stamford man killed in crash
2 Connecticut Sportscast, Jan. 19
Stamford police are seeking the gunman involved in 3 Stamford PD: Man shot in Main St. convenience store
Stamford police say one man is recovering after 4 Police: Man critical after Stamford store shooting
Bridgeport police say a woman is in critical 5 Police: Woman shot in the head in Bridgeport

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE