Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Los Angeles: Chip Reid) Charges that Inglewood, California, police beat 17-year-old Donovan Jackson during a traffic stop featured; details given of claims that Jackson assaulted a police officer; amateur video shown of the beating. [Amateur cameraman Mitchell CROOKS- says Jackson was slammed on the car hood.] [Jackson's attorney Joe HOPKINS- says nothing has changed since the Rodney King beating.] [Inglewood police department Lt. Eve IRVINE- calls the video of the beating "disturbing".] [Human Rights Watch Kenneth ROTH- says police departments allow rogue officers to abuse again and again.]
- Brokaw, Tom;
- Reid, Chip
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
- You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
- You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
- If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.