This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's terrorism analyst Paul Cruickshank & former Representative Mike Rogers about the terrorism bombing. [CRUICKSHANK - offer views on how this was a dud bomb that might have gone off prematurely, the extensive surveillance video in Britain, the military presence to assist police.] [ROGERS - offer views on the problems with the bomb indicating a lone wolf terrorist, the technical problems in tracking videos, what raising the threat level means, on President Trump's tweet that was not helpful.] Other material: [British Prime Minister Theresa MAY - says the national threat level has been raised to critical.] The tweet from President Trump quoted.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) An earlier interview held with New York City NYPD counterrrorism bureau Chief James Waters about city security after London bombing. [WATERS- explains increasing the security measures based on information from our partners in Britain as with what is learned about the bombing, the need for a balance between security & privacy, the rationale for security measures, the message for New Yorkers.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Jennifer Granholm & Trump supporter Ed Martin about the Trump response. [GRANHOLM - offer views on Trump's "trigger-happy" twittering before having the information as he did in the Philippines & other incidents, how May was not "thrilled" with the Trump commentary.] [MARTIN - offer views on in defense of the Trump tweet about terrorists being "losers" & the need for tougher rules on terrorists, on what Trump said about Charlottesville & how s not jeopardizing the British investigation.] Other material: [August 14, TRUMP - explains why he did not respond sooner about Charlottesville: "I need the facts."
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.
(New York: Randi Kaye) The December 2011 chase of Smith by the two police officers reviewed; scenes shown of the high-speed chase of Smith that ended in a crash & then Stockley shooting Smith four times; details given about the actions of Shockley in the car afterwards, the murder charge against him & the ruling by Judge Timothy Wilson about the gun. [Smith's fiance Christina WILSON- says it was murder.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live pictures of the protest march in St. Louis shown,
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; St. Louis: Dan Simon) The nature of the unplanned protests at this time with police keeping the crowd off the highway discussed; split-screen night scenes shown.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live phone interview with former St. Louis alderman Antonio French about the shooting. [FRENCH - offer views on why the criminal case was brought now since the shooting happened in 2011, how we are disappointed with the verdict, the weapons, video evidence & whether evidence was planted, how not enough has changed in the St. Louis area with people still demanding accountability from police officers.]