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Title Policing the police [videorecording] / a Frontline production with Left/Right Docs ; correspondent, Jelani Cobb ; produced by Anya Bourg, James Jacoby ; written by James Jacoby & Jelani Cobb ; directed by James Jacoby.

Publication Info. [Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2016]
[Arlington, Virginia] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    363.2 POL    Available
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. stamping rda
Description digital optical stereo rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video Region 1 rda
Documentary television programs. lcgft
Series Frontline
Frontline (Television program)
System Details DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Note Documentary.
Language In English with optional English subtitled for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Performer Narrator/interviewer, Jelani Cobb.
Credits Editor, Fanny Lee ; director of photography, Victor Tadashi Suárez ; original music, Scott Jacoby.
Note Originally produce as an episode of the television series: Frontline.
"Frontline is a production of WGBH/Boston."
Event Originally broadcast as an episode of the television show Frontline by PBS June 28, 2016.
Note Wide screen.
Running time indicated on container: 60 minutes; actual running time: 56 minutes.
Summary Spurred by rampant allegations of police abuse in Newark, New Jersey, a city with an exceptionally high crime-rate, reporter Jelani Cobb goes on patrol with the Newark Police Department to gain first-hand understanding of what officers deal with on a daily basis. Officers discuss their point of view regarding police-civilian confrontations.
Subject Police -- New Jersey -- Newark.
Police brutality -- New Jersey -- Newark.
Police misconduct -- New Jersey -- Newark.
Police -- Complaints against -- New Jersey -- Newark.
Police-community relations -- New Jersey -- Newark.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Television programs -- United States.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Jacoby, James (Television producer), television producer, television director, screenwriter.
Bourg, Anya, television producer.
Cobb, William Jelani, interviewer, narrator, screenwriter.
Jacoby, Scott (Composer), composer.
Left/Right (Firm), production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Frontline (Television program)
ISBN 9781627897716
Standard No. 841887029087
Music No. FRL63412 PBS

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