Mayor’s Appraisal- Trouble in Central Ward Called Isolated Incident (Newark Evening News- July13, 1967)

Article from the Newark Evening News on July 13, 1967, the day after John Smith was arrested and beaten by Newark Police outside of the Fourth Precinct. The article describes Mayor Addonizio's responses to what he called "an isolated incicdent," including assigning the police officers involved to administrative duty, ordering investigations, and referring the case to the FBI. -- Credit: Newark Evening News

Article from the Newark Evening News on July 13, 1967, the day after John Smith was arrested and beaten by Newark Police outside of the Fourth Precinct. The article describes Mayor Addonizio’s responses to what he called “an isolated incicdent,” including assigning the police officers involved to administrative duty, ordering investigations, and referring the case to the FBI. — Credit: Newark Evening News