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The 15 new officers from Metropolitan Police Department's recruit class 2012-3 stand to face family and friends in the audience as they recite their oath of office during their graduation ceremony on Oct. 26, 2012, at the Metropolitan Police Academy in Southwest Washington. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)
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The 15 new officers from Metropolitan Police Department's recruit class 2012-3 stand to face family and friends in the audience as they recite their oath of office during their graduation ceremony on Oct. 26, 2012, at the Metropolitan Police Academy in Southwest Washington. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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