PBS NewsHour

What makes officers more likely to use deadly force?

Clip: 10/15/2019 | 6m 31s

Atatianna Jefferson was playing video games with her nephew when police arrived to check on a door left ajar. According to her nephew, Jefferson heard noises outside and pointed her gun at the window. Officer Aaron Dean shouted and immediately fired, killing Jefferson. Amna Nawaz discusses police training, race and the use of force with Seth Stoughton of the University of South Carolina.

Aired: 10/15/19

Rating: NR

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