People of Northwest Public Radio
Fri October 4, 2013
When Should Police Use Deadly Force?
Originally published on Fri October 4, 2013 2:24 pm
Questions about the appropriate use of lethal force have been raised after police fatally shot Miriam Carey Thursday near the U.S. Capitol. Carey had tried to breach a White House security checkpoint with her car before speeding toward the U.S. Capitol. Melissa Block talks with Eugene O'Donnell, a former officer with the New York Police Department and certified police trainer, about the standard protocols for using deadly force.