This program is about 1 hour long
(Dannemora, New York: Randi Kaye) The ongoing manhunt in New York state for two escaped prisoners, David Sweat@ & Richard Matt@, featured; photos & prison video shown; details given about their crimes & how they got out. [Governor Andrew CUOMO, New York state dept. of corrections Anthony ANNUCCI@- comment on the escape.] The questioning of a female prison employee & their note left behind discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with Dannemora prison worker Mayor Michael Bennet about the escape. [BENNET@- outlines the reaction in this prison town, the checkpoints in the village.]
(New York: Deborah Feyerick) The criminal backgrounds of David Sweat@ & Richard Matt@, the two men who escaped from prison in New York state, reviewed; details given about their murders. [Governor Andrew CUOMO - comments on the escape.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live phone interview held with Sharon Tarsia, whose brother was killed by one of the escaped prisoners. [TARSIA - calls Sweat evil; talks about her brother.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former US Marshals Service commander Lenny DePaul & US Marshals capital area regional task force Cmdr. Robert Fernandez about the fugitives. [DePAUL - talks about the friendship between the two escapees, the cooperation with Canadian law enforcement.] [FERNANDEZ - talks about the problems of tracking the two fugitives; asks the people to call the 800 number to help in the investigation.]
(Studio: Tom Foreman) A look at the prison in northern New York state presented; inmate statistics cited.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with Jonathan Fleming, who spent 25 years in this prison after being wrongfully convicted. [FLEMING - talks about life in the prison, how the escape had to be an inside job, privileges for good behavior, how the tailor shop works, how prison life is a brutal experience, his adjustment to life outside prison.]
(Boston: Alexandra Field) The video of the police shooting in Boston of Usaama Rahim, a knife-wielding terrorist planning to attack police officers, examined; blurry surveillance video shown. [Boston police Cmsnr. William EVANS@- comments on the shooting of Rahim, who refused to put down the knife.] The family statement about the shooting incident quoted.
(Studio: Amara Walker) The indictment of police officer Michael Slager of North Charleston, South Carolina, for the shooting of Walter Scott in April; another report on the TSA screening of airport employees; the suspension of heart surgeries at St. Mary's Medical Center in Florida & a photo from South Africa of the lion poised to attack the American woman who was soon killed reported.
(McKinney, Texas: Nick Valencia) The Friday incident between police & teenagers at a pool party in McKinney examined; video shown. [McKinney police chief Greg CONLEY@- talks about the video & the investigation.] [Two witnesses WOMAN, Benet EMBRY@- back the police approach.] Why police were called to the site of the pool party, the issue of racial slurs, the divided community discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with retired NYPD detective Harry Houck about how police handled the situation. [HOUCK - suggests the on officer, who pulled his gun, was out of control.]