Police Commission Highlights Public Safety Concerns After Deadly Drug Raid

Jan 27, 2016

Following a deadly drug raid in December, members of Burlington's Police Commission questioned police about how the raid was executed.

The Dec. 22, 2015 raid was planned and conducted by Drug Enforcement Administration agents with assistance from Burlington, Essex and Vermont State Police.

56-year-old Kenneth Stephens, a suspected drug dealer, was killed in the raid.

VPR’s Kari Anderson spoke with Commission Chair Sarah Kenney about the Commission’s concerns.