Black on Black Crime

The participants talked about the trends and consequences of crime in the black community. They talked about quality of life for all… read more

The participants talked about the trends and consequences of crime in the black community. They talked about quality of life for all citizens and rehabilitation of young men released from prison. They also talked about solutions to solving problems such as police-community tensions, racially-charged situations, drug addiction, and juvenile violent crimes. After their prepared remarks the panelists responded to questions from the audience. Deputy Mayor Christian spoke in place of Mayor Washington. The meeting opened with a prayer by Rev. Williams and a hymn by Ms. Perry. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Earl Cook Deputy Chief Alexandria, VA->Police Department
  • Ronald Hampton Executive Director National Black Police Association
  • Marc Mauer Assistant Director Sentencing Project
  • Henry Mitchum Official Department of Justice->Community Relations Service
  • Yolanda Perry Singer Holy Temple Holiness Church of Deliverance
  • Howard Snyder Researcher Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinq.Prev
  • Robert Stewart President National Org. Black Law Enforc. Officers
  • Alex Swan Criminologist Texas Southern University
  • Julia Williams Minister Holy Temple Holiness Church of Deliverance
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Black on Black Crime

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Program ID:
155401-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 14, 2000
Last Aired:
Feb 18, 2000

Airing Details

  • Feb 14, 2000 | 8:50am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 14, 2000 | 10:43am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 15, 2000 | 4:36am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 18, 2000 | 12:43pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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