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Bratton said the fatal shooting was only the second time a hostage had been killed since the department formed its SWAT team in 1967. In that time, SWAT officers have responded to 3,800 calls involving hostages or people barricaded inside buildings.
Believe it or not, cops don't like killing people.
No cop wants to shoot a child
In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Jonny Gammage, a black motorist and cousin of Pittsburgh Steelers football player Ray Seals, was murdered by five suburban police officers on October 12, 1995, after he was pulled over in a routine traffic stop.
Not all police are good
What if he got too close to something he wasn't supposed to know about
Originally posted by ThichHeaded
There were about 300 shots fired in this situation.