Inside Police Message Boards

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Many New Yorkers are outraged at the story of Eric Garner, the man who recently died after a confrontation with the NYPD. Officers put him in what’s being described as a choke-hold, and he died not long after. The police department says it’s reviewing its procedures. But what police are saying in online message boards doesn’t match what their bosses are saying in public.

Credits

Guest:
PJ Vogt - WNYC’s “On the Media” and co-host of the podcast “TLDR” - @PJVogt

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Andrew Walsh, Christian Bordal, Matt Holzman, Jolie Myers, Anna Scott