Crime report under White House seal

Gest, Ted; Cooper, Matthew
April 1994
U.S. News & World Report;4/4/94, Vol. 116 Issue 13, p25
Focuses on controversial proposals under study by the White House that stress a preventive approach to crime and violence. Regulation of firearms by the government; Counseling of youth; Urged federal backing for `home visitations' where child abuse is suspected; Calls for a `Government/Media Antiviolence Partnership.'


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