There’s a strong new influence on the outcome of violent police encounters: Facebook — Quartz

On Aug. 1, Baltimore police officers knocked on the apartment door of 23-year-old Korryn Gaines in an attempt to serve her an arrest warrant. Gaines resisted, reportedly threatening officers with a shotgun as she sat on the floor with her five-year-old son in her lap. To document the encounter, she posted footage of the hours-long…

via There’s a strong new influence on the outcome of violent police encounters: Facebook — Quartz

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