Transcript for Police Body Cam Shows Police Shooting
We turn now to stunning new police video from a body cam the view we rarely see police in Cleveland. Answering a call heading up the stairs is coming face to face with an armed man ordering him to put down the gun. Instead firing at the police officer the officer wearing that camera shot. ABC's messed up and reports he does survive this and tonight what that camera captured next. Tonight police Bonnie cameras showed the handling moments six officers respond to domestic violence. Adults are shocked by 64 year old Theodore Johnson but watch is that singing cop unhurt but still tries to reason with Johnson. Yeah. He's back programs and I have written and maybe I'm I'm not. When Johnson raises his gun the officers shoot them. After that expectation that body camera video. Cleared them. Cases like these have since sales of police body cameras surging teaser the number one maker has sold to more than 3500. Law enforcement agencies. You know this is going to become a common piece of equipment. For law enforcement and really the question will be not if you haven't is this why don't you. The LAPD is now find all the nation's biggest police department issued an agency blind. Last week mutually LE PD on patrol clearing the scene by him a big. Like their children every interaction with the public the reasons we shoot. And it's controversial Southbridge. Partly hang out with those moments the source of so many complaints. The hope that those cameras can protect the public. And Matt NBC news New York.
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