Commissioner of Police, Gary Griffith stands his ground on his officers legal right to protect themselves in the face of danger.
Many, in recent weeks have questioned the number of killings at the hands of police.
The most recent being Rochyon King Ashterman, 19, the son of radio DJ Rodney ‘Fireball’ King.
King and a female companion were killed by Elite SORT officers in Santa Cruz.
There were many conflicting reports as to what exactly transpired in that incident.
Commissioner Griffith insisted that his officers have the right to protect themselves in the face of brazen criminals; who have killed many innocent people with most times high powered weapons.