Rosin, Hanna
January 1996
New Republic;1/1/96, Vol. 214 Issue 1, p14
Examines the condition of the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) in light of the recent killing of cops as of January 1996. Difference of the MPD from other police departments; Examples of complaints filed against D.C. cops; Reasons for joining the D.C. police force; Approach of the cops regarding their tasks.


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