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Atlanta / Police Corruption Charges #256509

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 21, 1978
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(Studio) Report on allegations in Atlanta about cheating on police department promotion exams.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Atlanta, Georgia) Details of scandal involving Atlanta public safety commissioner Reginald Eaves and Mayor Maynard Jackson given. Findings of special committee set up by Jackson to investigate charges against Eaves outlined. [EAVES - hasn't read report, but firmly believes he did no wrong.] Eaves' support in black community and continued support from Jackson described. [JACKSON - has asked Eaves if he is guilty of charges and believes safety commissioner's denial.]
REPORTER: Bruce Hall

Cronkite, Walter;
Hall, Bruce

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