Monthly Archive for: ‘July, 1999’

Diversity dilemma: police face a growing language barrier

By Fariba Nawa July 31, 1999 Argus/ANG Newspapers EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one of four articles investigating diversity in local police departments. TERROR STRUCK a 50-year-old Korean man when narcotics officers kicked in the door of his Newark home, tackled him, put a gun to his head and handcuffed him. The officers, dressed in street clothes, said they had no …

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