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Murder Rate / Small Cities #583457

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 07, 1992
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Congressional report on last year's murder rate cited; report introduced.

(Dallas: Jim Cummins) Growing murder rate in small cities featured; photos shown of four Austin, Texas, murder victims; scenes shown of Savannah, Georgia, murder victim. [MAN, WOMAN - comment on murders.] Record murder rate in Savannah and Dallas noted. [Store owner Rick ALI - talks about catching murderer.] Map shown of states with increasing murder rates. [Criminologist Dr. Richard HAWKINS - comments on murder rate.] Scenes shown of meeting of gangs in San Antonio, Texas, and of funeral. [MAN - comments on gang war.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Cummins, Jim

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