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Crime / Rural America / Gun Control / School Training #581242

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 18, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Reports introduced.

(Denver: Roger O'Neil) Findings of Senate committee on rise in violent crime in rural America featured; scenes shown from Hanover, New Hampshire, Versailles, Pennsylvania, Andover, Minnesota. [Andover resident Kathy LUNDQUIST - comments.] [Former cop Paul THORNTON - says criminal element is being driven into suburban and rural America.] [Two PEOPLE, Boise, ID, police official James CARVINO - talk about crime.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Andrea Mitchell) Senate showdown on gun control featured; Senator George Mitchell's bill outlined. [Handgun Control James BRADY - talks about crime.] [Senator Alan SIMPSON - talks about his guns.] [Baltimore County, MD, police chief Neil BEHAN, President BUSH, Senator Joseph BIDEN, National Rifle Assn. official James BAKER - offer differing opinions on gun control bill.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: George Lewis) Educating school kids on how to deal with gang violence featured; scenes shown from training tape for school officials on how to deal with campus violence and from California schools practicing what to do during gang violence. Historical film shown of bomb drills during 1950s. [National School Safety Center Ronald STEPHENS, principal Max FRALEY - talk about way to deal with the problem.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Lewis, George;
Mitchell, Andrea;
O'Neil, Roger

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