Dateline: Tomorrow Night:
The police storm in and you -- not being a drug dealer and consequently having no reason to think the police might break into your home -- mistake them for criminal intruders and meet them with a gun, you are at fault. I guess your crime is living in an area where drug dealers could use your porch while you aren't home, or being a too trusting, frail, old woman. ... The solution is actually pretty simple: Stop invading people's homes for nonviolent offenses. and the police should be held strictly liable for mistakes, without benefit of official immunity. And they should be required to
record video of the entire proceedings
25 November 2006
Who Appoints Your Police Commissioners ?
(Ninety-Two Year Old Woman Slain in No-Knock Raid)