Many US Police Officers Say Their Jobs Have Gotten Harder

Watch VideoMany police officers in the U.S. say their jobs have gotten more difficult.And they say recent high-profile shootings by and against officers are largely why.According to new numbers from the Pew Research Center, 86 percent of the nearly 8,000 officers surveyed said fatal encounters between police and black Americans have made their jobs tougher.And 3 in 4 officers said they're now more hesitant to use force when it's appropriate because of the attention those incidents tend to get.The report's lead author told the Los Angeles Times, "The fact that these incidents have...
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