• Short Summary

    RECENT ARMED ATTACKS ON POLICEMEN IN SAN FRANCISCO AND OTHER CITIES HAVE BROUGHT ACTION--IN SAN FRANCISCO.

  • Description

    RECENT ARMED ATTACKS ON POLICEMEN IN SAN FRANCISCO AND OTHER CITIES HAVE BROUGHT ACTION--IN SAN FRANCISCO. THE POLICE DEPARTMENT THERE HAS HIRED THIRTY-THREE OUTSIDE MEN TO ACT AS SECURITY GUARDS AT PRECINCT HOUSES, WATCHING THE DOORS AND THE GENERAL NEIGHBORHOOD AREA TO FREE THE MEN ON DUTY INSIDE TO CONTINUE THEIR TASKS WITH OUT BEING MOLESTED. NBC CORRESPONDENT JACK PERKING REPORTS ON THE PROGRAM. IT CAME ABOUT IN SAN FRAN BECAUSE, RECENTLY, ONE POLICE OFFICER WAS KILLED BY A BOMB TOSSED INTO A POLICE STATION AND ANOTHER STATION A MAN WALKED IN WITH A SHOTGUN AND SOT AND SERIOUSLY WOUNDED AN OFFICER SITTING AT HIS DESK. THE NEW POLICE STATIONS GUARDS WENT ON DUTY LAST NIGHT. (NOV 1) THE POLICE ARE TRAINING THEM FOR THEIR WORK. THE GUARDS WILL BE EMPLOYEES OF THE POLICE DEPARTMENT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9C0M6AV5SFL0VQ8EW4CBJFTWO
    Media URN:
    VLVA9C0M6AV5SFL0VQ8EW4CBJFTWO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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