Tue, Jun 7, 2011 -- 9:30 AM
Alameda SuicideDownload audio (MP3)
Tonight, the Alameda City Council will examine the circumstances surrounding the death of Raymond Zack, who intentionally drowned himself in San Francisco Bay on Memorial Day while police and firefighters stood by. We open the phone lines to get your responses to this tragedy. Should first-responders always try to save a life, regardless of policy or protocol?
Host: Michael Krasny
- Peter Hegarty, reporter with the Bay Area News Group
- Interview: City of Alameda Fire Chief on Why Personnel Didn't Attempt Rescue of Drowning Man : from KQED's News Fix blog
Also, please note that your comments could be read on air. We may edit them for clarity or brevity, and we will use only your first name to identify you on the air.