Deadly Force in Philadelphia

The March 26, 2015 New York Times editorial discusses the recently released Department of Justice report about Philadelphia police practices and urges implementation of the recommendations.

Charles Blow’s column about the same report focuses on “which of the suspects were unarmed, and in which incidents the officers’ actions were attributed to “threat perception failure” (T.P.F.),” “the demographics of the officers doing the shooting,” and the complexity of reforming policing in the United States.

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