Pulse Nightclub Shooting

New police body cam video sheds light on Orlando nightclub shooting

New police body cam video sheds light on Orlando nightclub shooting

New Pulse nightclub footage shows the response through police officers’ eyes — from initial confusion to shock as they began to understand the scope of the attack that killed 49 people.

More than 30 videos offer the most complete picture of what happened during the three-hour standoff.

In the body camera video released this week by the city of Orlando, Belle Isle Police Officer Brandon Cornwell entered the club through a large broken window near the front door and took cover behind a bar as Orlando police officers yelled commands toward the bathroom where gunman Omar Mateen had cornered survivors.

At 2:17 a.m., an officer started to scream and a barrage of shots again...

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