CLIP: Attorney General Loretta Lynch on Police Shootings
AIR DATE: Thursday, September 3, 2015
Attorney General Loretta Lynch condemns recent shootings of law enforcement officers, saying police "run into danger for us." She also speaks about recent mass shootings and the on-air killing of two journalists in Virginia.
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PEOPLE IN THIS VIDEO:
- Loretta E. Lynch
Department of Justice
Law Enforcement, Police Shootings, Justice Department, Loretta Lynch, Communities, Violent Crime