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Connections: The dangers faced by law enforcement and the media when responding to crime scenes

Oct 15, 2018

Last week in Rochester, police chased a suspect in multiple shootings as he drove a U-Haul through the city streets. The public watched the suspect and law enforcement exchange gunfire through videos posted by photographers on social media. At one point, the suspect pointed his gun at one of the photographers.

This hour, we talk to members of law enforcement and the media about the danger they face doing their jobs. In studio: