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PolitiFact California Fact-Checks Figures On Police Shootings

Sacramento Police Department

Still frame of video footage from the body cameras worn by the two Sacramento police officers who shot and killed Stephon Clark.

Sacramento Police Department

This week Benjamin Crump, a nationally known civil rights attorney who is representing Stephon Clark's family, claimed that more than 70 black men have been shot unarmed since 2015.

PolitiFact California reporter Chris Nichols takes a look at national statistics on the number of people shot and killed each year by police — including unarmed black men — and compares it to the overall population of the United States.

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Cody Drabble

Insight Producer and On-Air Director

Cody Drabble learned to love public radio growing up in San Francisco with KQED on every morning during breakfast. In addition to producing and directing the live broadcast of Insight each morning, he also fills in as guest host for Beth Ruyak.   Read Full Bio 

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