Now, the topic de jour, the gun grab. Media loves reports of unarmed Joe Citizen being shot by a trigger-happy cop. It’s never the fault of the thug who tries to disarm the cop, nor does the media report an incident unless it has a racial overtone. However, a recent study sheds new light on the claims of disingenuous news sources who love to portray cops as killers.
Texas based analytics technology firm, StreetCred Software, Inc., analyzed 125 cases during the first eight months of 2015 in which unarmed civilians in the US died as a result of law enforcement encounters. The data “support no conclusion of systemic targeting by police of any [ethnic or racial] group.”
Read the article at Officer.com