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For good cops, taking of life set on replay, ex-officer says

By Amanda Claire Curcio

This article was published March 14, 2017 at 3:04 a.m.

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Little Rock Police Chief Kenton Buckner says officers need more training in de-escalation and crisis intervention, but that focusing on what officers do wrong ignores how often “we showed a great amount of restraint and someone didn’t end up shot or dead in that situation.”

For many officers involved in police shootings, the greatest fear “is they don’t want to get into another one,” Little Rock Police detective Tommy Hudson said.

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LR1955 says... March 14, 2017 at 3:29 p.m.

Here's an chapter or 2 for you ArkDemGaz: what are the Death/wounded counts involving CCL holder &/or self-defense shootings by a law abiding citizen in their home?

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