Cranley: 'If it could happen in Dallas, it could happen here'

Posted at 8:04 PM, Jul 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-08 20:04:49-04

CINCINNATI -- Could something like the tragic deaths of five police officers during a peaceful protest in Dallas happen here?

Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley said we shouldn't assume it's impossible during a sit-down interview with WCPO Friday evening, when he discussed efforts the Cincinnati Police Department are taking to protect the community and its officers as the city prepares for a Black Lives Matter event scheduled for Sunday afternoon.

Watch Cranley's full interview here: