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Taking the Oath: Officers Vow to Keep Inauguration Safe

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An Additional Fleet

Officers from across the nation wait to take an oath allowing them to provide added security during the inauguration.

A spokesman for the Metropolitan Police Department told the Washington Post that about 2,600 officers have arrived from around the country to help supplement security.

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