New HampshireDepartment of JusticeOffice of the Attorney General

News Release

For Immediate Release
April 5, 2021

Kate Giaquinto, Director of Communications | 603-573-6103

Press Briefing on the Officer-Involved Shooting that Occurred on November 15, 2020, in Meredith, New Hampshire

Concord, NH - Deputy Attorney General Jane E. Young announces that a press briefing will be held on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at 1:00 p.m. at the NH Fire Academy Administration Building, 98 Smokey Bear Blvd., Concord, NH.

The findings will be released regarding the officer-involved shooting that took place on November 15, 2020, in Meredith, New Hampshire, in which David Donovan, age 35, was shot and killed by Meredith Police Officer Kevin O'Reilly.

A copy of the final report, video and audio recordings presented at the briefing will be available on the website,, at the start of the briefing.

Members of the public are able to attend the briefing remotely:

  • Call-in: 1-800-201-6394
  • Conference Code: 194655

Members of the media may attend remotely using the above call-in information, or may attend in person, however, capacity is limited due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Due to the limited capacity, members of the media who wish to attend in person or who wish to ask questions remotely must notify Kate Giaquinto by email: by 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 6, 2021.

Please provide the name of the person who will be in attendance in person or remotely, the organization, and if attending remotely and seeking to ask a question, the phone number expected to be calling from.

New Hampshire Department of Justice
33 Capitol Street | Concord, NH | 03301
Telephone: 603-271-3658