May 09, 2016
Armed in America: Police & Guns
Independent Lens in
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WTgZbHEh4oI Join PBS for a town hall conversation examining the militarization of police and the nation's gun violence epidemic. Armed in America: Police & Guns, a one-hour special event moderated by award-winning…...
May 06, 2016
Scott Christopherson and Brad Barber Capture a Man on a Mission
Craig Phillips in Behind the Films
[caption id="attachment_13240" align="alignnone" width="813"] Peace Officer filmmakers Scott Christopherson and Brad Barber (l-r)[/caption] Utah-based filmmakers Scott Christopherson and Brad Barber found a supremely compelling story right in their own backyard…...
May 05, 2016
Gun Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Guns in America?
Independent Lens in Test Your Knowledge
No matter what your stance is on gun ownership, you may be surprised to learn the real trends fueling the debate. We created this gun quiz to test your knowledge about…...
May 04, 2016
The Evolution of SWAT Team Equipment: From WWII Rifles to BearCats
Daniel Ross in Beyond the Films
When former Davis County Sheriff William "Dub" Lawrence, the subject of the Independent Lens film Peace Officer [Monday, May 9 at 9pm on PBS; check local listings], established one of Utah's first SWAT…...