03/30/2004
Suicide By Cop: Officers Live With The Aftermath

As Madison, Wisc. Police Detective Tim Hahn sped to the Red Caboose Day Care Center, where a man was holding a staffer hostage, he heard the urgent cry over the police radio: "Shots fired! Shots fired!" When word came that police had killed the suspect, the initial chill that came over Hahn was quickly replaced by "an aura, a kind of empty, still feeling."


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