Question: From what you know about the death of Eric Garner [who died after being put in an alleged chokehold by a New York City police officer], which statement comes closer to your opinion: It was a tragic thing, and there is absolutely no excuse for how the police acted, or It was a tragic thing, but it is understandable that the police could have acted this way?
Source: Quinnipiac University Poll - New York City
Date: Nov. 19, 2014
Universe: Local: New York, NY
Method: telephone: landline and cell phone
Sample Size: 1164