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Drugs and Murders / 1989 #571375

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 02, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Myers) Number of drug-related murders reported increasing in 1989; details given, scenes shown from Washington. [Former New York police commissioner Patrick MURPHY - attributes increased homicide rate to drug use and trafficking.] [Los Angeles sheriff department Herb GIRON, Dallas police chief Mack VINES - comment on drug problem.] California's Drug Abuse Resistance and Education program detailed. [DARE's Larry GOEBEL - praises program.] [Los Angeles deputy city attorney John EMERSON - comments on inadequacy of drug laws.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Myers, Lisa
Duration:
00:02:50

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