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Ten O'Clock News; Suffolk Courthouse security

07/15/1976

Suffolk County Courthouse hallway. Surveillance camera. A monitor displays output of cameras at three vantage points. Guard scans visitors with metal detector, frisks some; goes over belts, pockets, looks in briefcases, bags. Men remove hats to show nothing is hidden. Interview about newly installed security system since April bombing. Details are given on how the security system can be used to deter incidents as well as to apprehend suspects after the fact. Exterior of Suffolk County Courthouse.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

Suffolk Courthouse security

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:15:06

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Courts
Bombings
Locations
Suffolk County (Mass.)
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Giger, Karin (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; Suffolk Courthouse security,” 07/15/1976, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 7, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_15287B9091074B54AED8A8BF79910D02.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; Suffolk Courthouse security.” 07/15/1976. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 7, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_15287B9091074B54AED8A8BF79910D02>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; Suffolk Courthouse security. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_15287B9091074B54AED8A8BF79910D02
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