[Robert DiGrazia at press conference about violence, tape 2]
Original Airdate: 2/16/1976
Item Type: newstape - original footage
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Description : Abstract
Boston Police Department press conference with Robert DiGrazia (Police Commissioner, City of Boston), Superintendent Joseph Jordan, Deputy Superintendent Lawrence Quinlan, Captain Morris Allen, and Captain Fred Conley. Steve Dunleavy (spokesperson for DiGrazia) is the moderator. The speakers are seated at a table featuring an array of street weapons used against police in a riot in South Boston on the previous day. DiGrazia says that violence and disruptions of public order will no longer be tolerated. He says that the police department is actively investigating participants in the violence at the previous day's demonstration in South Boston. DiGrazia says that the police are gathering evidence against the South Boston Marshals and others for engaging in violent actions. DiGrazia notes that the demonstrators in South Boston knowingly violated the restrictions of their parade permit. Tape 2 of 2.
Contributor : Reporter
Subject : Keywords
Busing for school integration - Police
Busing for school integration - Police patrol
Busing for school integration - Press conferences
Busing for school integration - Protest
Busing for school integration - Violence
Subject : Personal Names
Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Boston Police Department
South Boston Marshals
Subject : Geographic Locations
South Boston (Boston, Mass.)
Type : Genre
News - Unedited
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