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Credit: DANIEL BERSAK -- THE TECH

A Massachusetts State Police officer stands in formation during Wednesday’s memorial ceremony on the steps of the State House. In addition to the police in dress uniforms, myriad officers in tactical gear circulated about questioning people, searched the crowd with bomb dogs, and occupied sniper positions on rooftops.