Video of gaming Seattle officer discussing shooting removed
June 23, 2017
SEATTLE (AP) — After an online outcry, a Seattle Police Department video in which an officer playing a video game discussed the recent fatal police shooting of a pregnant mother has been removed from social media.
The video was part of a recent effort by the department to engage a new audience on Twitch.tv, a platform on which people can livestream themselves playing video games and talking. Previous versions have included members of the department's public information office blasting aliens in the game Destiny while discussing law-enforcement related topics.
But a video posted Wednesday...