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Focus (Back On The Beat) #572269

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 11, 1990
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Urban summit meeting of big city mayors noted. Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Bill Lagattuta) Return to crime-fighting tactic of the neighborhood cop on the beat examined; scenes shown of bicycle patrol in Los Angeles and of foot patrols in various cities. [Los Angeles POLICEMAN - says being there deters crime.] [New York City police commissioner Lee BROWN - explains community police procedure.] [Police Foundation Hubert WILLIAMS - says we have shift from enforcement to prevention.] [Community newspaper editor Ron DUNGEE - says criminals merely relocate.] [Two RESIDENTS - say they feel safer.] Program costs and racial aspects of problem discussed.

Lagattuta, Bill;
Utley, Garrick

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