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A Closer Look (Officer Down) Part II #879003

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 26, 2007
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) The start of a series on this deadly year for police officers introduced; statistics on police deaths in the line of duty cited.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The fatal shootings of police this year examined; squad car dashcam video from May 10 in Franconia, New Hampshire, in which policeman Bruce McKay‡ was killed shown; details given about these unprovoked shootings during routine police stops. [National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund Craig FLOYD†- says these numbers are high.] The shooting last year of officers Frank Denziger and Joel White in Floyd County, Indiana, by a teenager recalled; White's police radio call with the dispatcher played. [Recovering today, WHITE - talks about the job.]

(Studio: Charles Gibson) Tomorrow's segment previewed.

Gibson, Charles;
Thomas, Pierre

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