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Police Department / Student Recruits #209794

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 16, 1970
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(Studio) National Police Wk. not widely celebrated on campuses; efforts made to improve police-student relations
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Princeton, New Jersey) Princeton University students recruited for police department [sergeant David DURK - urges students consider police career.] Durk Amherst College grad. Police sergeant speaks of experiences and gets good response; asks for police examination applicants; sergeant David Durk on 1 year leave absence; wants better police-youth relations [STUDENTS - say Durk arguments good.]
REPORTER: David Culhane

(Amherst, Massachusetts) Alma-mater students antagonistic. [STUDENTS - denounce police.] New York City has 15 month waiting list for P.D.; college tour success.
REPORTER: David Culhane

Culhane, David;
Mudd, Roger

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