**FILE** President Obama poses for a photo on May 12, 2012, at the White House after honoring the 2012 National Association of Police Organizations TOP COPS award winners during a Rose Garden ceremony. (Associated Press)

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**FILE** President Obama poses for a photo on May 12, 2012, at the White House after honoring the 2012 National Association of Police Organizations TOP COPS award winners during a Rose Garden ceremony. (Associated Press)