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Group, The
Cops and Exigent Circumstances
Series Description

Nightly public affairs roundtable featuring rotating group of Boston area residents discussing topics drawn from the news. Each program will open with a short produced piece introducing the topic, then join the discussion in progress. No host, panelists are drawn from group of 30-40 people from all walks of life in the Boston community.

SERIES PREMIERED NOV 1991; DISCONTINUED AS OF JAN 1996 Series release date: 11/1991

Program Description

Panelists: Kevin Cullen, reporter, The Boston Globe; William Baker, Assistant Secretary of Public Safety; Robert McDonald, Newton police lieutenant; Joseph Flaherty, Homicide detective, Norfolk County D.A.'s office; Fidele Centrella, Former head, Cambridge homicide unit and private investigator.

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type


Talk Show
Local Communities
Mayer, Susan (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Group, The; Cops and Exigent Circumstances,” 07/07/1994, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 26, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EDEFCBC1FF464CBB86CC297C0A9632FA.
MLA: “Group, The; Cops and Exigent Circumstances.” 07/07/1994. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. May 26, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EDEFCBC1FF464CBB86CC297C0A9632FA>.
APA: Group, The; Cops and Exigent Circumstances. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_EDEFCBC1FF464CBB86CC297C0A9632FA
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