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Terrorist attacks changed security
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The Sept. 11 terrorist attacks forever changed the way America views security, from government eavesdropping on phone calls to tighter security at airports.As we approach the 10-year anniversary of that fateful day this Sunday, it’s an opportune time to examine how Warren County has adapted. While average citizens may not notice much of a change, law enforcement remains mindful of any possible terrorist threat.“One thing the FBI pays careful attention to is information coming from the state and local levels,” said McMinnville Police Chief Bryan Denton. “They know we are in touch with what’s going on in our areas so we’re always careful to keep our eyes open, not let our guard down, and keep open the lines of communication.