How video evidence is influencing police-involved shootings

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The Ontario court recently dismissed the appeal of James Forcillo, a Toronto police officer who was convicted of attempted murder for firing at 18-year-old Sammy Yatim in 2013. The fatal shooting was caught on video, sparking a national debate on the use of force by police and raising many questions about video evidence. Patrick Watson is a professor of criminology at Wilfrid Laurier University.

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