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E. St. Louis / Police #115522

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 11, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(E. Saint Louis, Illinois: Charles Thomas) Problems with crime and police in city of E. Saint Louis featured; scenes shown. [WOMAN - explains why she no longer calls police.] Stmt. by police that city has refused to repair police equipment detailed. [Saint Clair Cnty. state attorney John BARICEVIC - discusses situation.] Econ. conds. in city examined; scenes shown. [Mayor Carl OFFICER - discusses city fins. and his personal security.] [BARICEVIC - says city will have to set priorities for services.]

Jennings, Peter;
Thomas, Charles

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