Complaint about the police neglecting crime and violence in the Puerto Rican and African American neighborhoods
Clemente Soto Vélez and Amanda Vélez Papers, 1924-1996
Letter sent by PRMA General Secretary Raymond Gonzalez regarding the police neglecting and not protecting against crime and rampant violence in the Puerto Rican and African-American neighborhoods. Gonzalez invited all of the association members for a meeting with Police Captain James M. Taylor about the quality of services provided to these neighborhoods.
circa 1962, Date accepted
CreatorClemente Soto Vélez
, Amanda Vélez
183 Sutter Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11212
Neighborhoods, Bodegas, Small businesses, Community, Community-based organizations
Individuals or Organizations MentionedPuerto Rican Merchants Association
, Raymond González
Clemente Soto Vélez and Amanda Vélez Papers, 1924-1996. Complaint about the police neglecting crime and violence in the Puerto Rican and African American neighborhoods: CSVe_b11_f07_0006. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 04 Aug 2020.
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