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A Closer Look (Citizen Soldier) #720304

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 24, 2003
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(Studio: Claire Shipman) A closer look at the strain the move towards war is having on local fire & police departments across the country introduced; statistics cited on reservists on active duty.

(Chattanooga, Tennessee: Erin Hayes) The impact on local law enforcement as reservists are called up for military duty examined; details given of concerns about local security. [International Assn. of Police Chiefs Randy BRUEGMAN†- says we will lose 75,000 firefighters.] [West Virginia state police Col. Howard HILL†- says he cannot staff all the counties with police officers.] [Chattanooga policemen Dave LEWIS, Harold DIAZ‡, Chief Jimmie DOTSON†- comment.]

Shipman, Claire;
Hayes, Erin

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