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.


Date
circa 1962, Date accepted
Creator
Clemente Soto Vélez, Amanda Vélez
Location

183 Sutter Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11212

Language
English, Spanish
Document Type
Document: correspondence
Identifier
CSVe_b11_f07_0006
Related Keywords
Neighborhoods, Bodegas, Small businesses, Community, Community-based organizations
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Puerto Rican Merchants Association, Raymond González
Related Places
Brownsville (is referenced)
Citation
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. 18 Oct 2019.
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Repository
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