FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 10, 2017
Contact Sim Gill
in the interest of promoting a thorough and transparent process, Salt Lake
County District Attorney Sim Gill requested the Federal Bureau of Investigation
to review and evaluate the Officer Involved Critical Incident (OICI) protocol
investigation and DA review and conclusions of the August 13, 2017 use of
deadly force against Patrick Harmon.
Attorney Gill also offered the District Attorney’s Office complete cooperation
with any other investigation or review the FBI may undertake.
is DA Gill’s letter to the FBI requesting the review. Gill said: “In
order to be thorough, and given the seriousness of the case and the
considerable public interest in the matter, all issues must be completely
examined to preserve the public’s trust in the criminal justice system and
ensure the right measures are taken in this case.”
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