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Series
Newsnight Maryland
Episode Number
586
Episode
Police Training
Contributing Organization
Maryland Public Television (Owings Mills, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/394-67jq2kng
Description
This episode's feature story looks at Maryland police training and the appropriate use of physical force following investigations of police brutality in the state. The segment briefly covers a 6-month program for state troopers at Maryland police headquarters before host Jeff Salkin moves into a panel discussion with a police ethics expert, an attorney representing police officers, and a professor of criminal justice at the University of Baltimore. Panelists answer questions from viewers calling in to the program. A "Neighborhood News" segment provides news reports on Walkersville's water system, the Maryland Conference of Western Court Judges, and West Nile virus. A "Mayland Biz" segment reports the auction of Hechingers stores following the company's bankruptcy. The final segment describes how residents of Burkittsville, Maryland, the setting of the first Blair Witch Project film, are coping with the movie's popularity during Halloween.
NewsNight Maryland is a local news series that covers current events in Maryland.
Broadcast
1999-10-29
Asset type
Episode
Genres
News
Magazine
Call-in
News Report
Topics
News
News
Law Enforcement and Crime
Contributor
Carr, Camilla, Host
Salkin, Jeff, Host
Rights
Copyright Maryland Public Television 1999
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:30:00?
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Citation
Chicago: “Newsnight Maryland; 586; Police Training,” 1999-10-29, Maryland Public Television, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed January 23, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_394-67jq2kng.
MLA: “Newsnight Maryland; 586; Police Training.” 1999-10-29. Maryland Public Television, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. January 23, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_394-67jq2kng>.
APA: Newsnight Maryland; 586; Police Training. Boston, MA: Maryland Public Television, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_394-67jq2kng