Protecting and serving

COOKEVILLE, Tennessee (CNN) — Police video released Wednesday showed a North Carolina family kneeling and handcuffed, who shrieked as officers killed their dog — which appeared to be playfully wagging its tail — with a shotgun during a traffic stop.

Story here. Cookeville PD homepage here.

Update: they’ve apparently taken their homepage offline.

Update: video can be found here. This is just sickening.