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In Depth (Crime in America) #810923

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 04, 2005
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Philadelphia: Dawn Fratangelo) The reasons for the rising crime rate in some American cities examined; scenes shown from Boston & Philadelphia, where there is easy access to guns; details given about the proposed gun bill. [Boston Mayor Thomas MENINO†- speaks about the intimidation factor.] [Men United for a Better Philadelphia Bilal QAYYUM†- talks about the ease of buying guns.] [Outreach worker/ex-con Bill COBB‡- outlines the reaction to the bill.] [Northeastern University criminologist James Alan FOX†- comments on the crime problem.]

Reporter(s):
Seigenthaler, John;
Fratangelo, Dawn
Duration:
00:02:30

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