TITLE

Hit Parade

AUTHOR(S)
Ratnesar, Romesh
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;10/09/2000, Vol. 223 Issue 15, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the violence that occurred during the Notting Hill Carnival in London, England. Presence of many drunk Londoners in the street during the parade; Number of stabbing, assaults, arrests and other crimes reported during the public party; Documents leaked by disgruntled police officers revealing that law enforcement authorities had suggested that officers avoid making arrests; Claim of lefty politicians that the police were using race to shift blame for the violence; Solution suggested by the office of Mayor Ken Livingstone after reviewing the carnival.
ACCESSION #
3611786

 

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