False alerts about arrests earlier today heap frustration onto fear. So in the absence of an ID, we turn to sniper culture for clues. Tonight On Point, we set our sights on the high-priced, high-stakes pastime that transforms average civilians into law-enforcement and military-grade snipers.
Matt Young, lead police reporter, Northern Virginia Journal, Alexandria, Virginia
Elaine Shannon, law enforcement reporter, TIME magazine
William Graves, owner and sniper trainer, GPS, LLC and HS Precision Sniper Program
Jack Beatty, On Point news anaylst and senior editor, The Atlantic Monthly
This program aired on October 21, 2002.