TITLE

Solid Data Emerges on People Killed by Law Enforcement Officers

AUTHOR(S)
RENAUD, JASON; WESTBERG, JENNY
PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
Progressive Populist;10/1/2014, Vol. 20 Issue 17, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on data on U.S. law enforcement officers' involvement in the deaths of Americans. Topics discussed include the lack of national database of persons killed by law enforcement officers, the inevitable chaos surrounding any law enforcement officer-involved death, and the difficulty of locating racial patterns in these deaths. Also mentioned is the need for reporters to avoid regurgitation of police talking points and to insist on police accountability for their communities.
ACCESSION #
98322044

 

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