ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 08, 1978
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(Studio) Chgs. against Atlanta police chief Reginald Eaves, causing his temporary suspension, reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
(Atlanta, Georgia) Background of chgs. against Eaves of helping friends cheat on promotion exam detailed; claims of officer William Taylor and findings of panel apptd. by Mayor Maynard Jackson stated. Jackson's reassignment of Eaves noted. [JACKSON - must examine situation more closely before asking for Eaves' resignation.] [MEN - react to mayor's action.] Atlanta's past racial unrest, Eaves' ability to calm situation and effect current situation has on city described. Films shown.
REPORTER: George Strait
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