David G. Trager Papers from the NYC Charter Revision Commissions: Dec. 1986-Nov. 1988 & Dec. 1988-Nov. 1989
This statement by New York City Police Commissioner Benjamin Ward was made in response to the Civilian Complaint Review Board's report concerning the Tompkins Square Park riot on August 6,1988. Attached to Ward's statement is Operations Order No. 72 dated June 19, 1989 re: Issuance of New Department Helmets and Shield Number Decals. This document was included with the background memorandum on the Civilian Complaint Review Board.
Ward, Benjamin, "April 18, 1989 Statement By Police Commissioner Benjamin Ward on the Final Report of C.C.R.B. on the Tompkins Square Park Incident" (1989). David G. Trager Papers from the NYC Charter Revision Commissions: Dec. 1986-Nov. 1988 & Dec. 1988-Nov. 1989. 20.