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Campaign ' 88 / Crime and Drugs / California #112687

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 31, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Crime and drug problem featured; scenes shown of drug-smuggling inspections at California-Mexico border. Statistics on drug-related crime given. Report introduced.

(San Francisco, California: Ken Kashiwahara) Impt. of crime and drug issues to California voters reported; scenes shown. [PEOPLE - comment on crime, gang activities and death penalty.] Both cands.' position on crime issues contrasted on screen. [Governor Michael DUKAKIS, Vice President George BUSH - comment.] [San Diego Mayor Maureen O'CONNOR - discusses drug problem.] Bush ads. and brochures attacking Dukakis as soft on crime shown. [PEOPLE - respond to cands.' crime and drug positions.] [San Francisco police officers association spokesperson Robert BARRY - says he sees no specifics in cands.' claims.]

Jennings, Peter;
Kashiwahara, Ken

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