Industrial Relations; Final Report and Testimony Volume 3-4

Industrial Relations; Final Report and Testimony Volume 3-4

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ...mayor and the chief of police. I don't know that because the chief is on his vacation now. and he is at the chiefs' convention to-day in Michigan. Mr. THOMPSON. Were there any orders issued by the chief to the force di rectly as coming from the mayor? Capt. McBaini.=: . Why, he took all those new men in the recorder's court room in the evening, and instructed them in the school of instruction in police business, and made them understand that they were expected to do their duty, to protect life and property, and be very careful in getting evidence and making arrests, and be very sure they were right before they would act; that they themselves would be held individually responsible for their acts. Mr. Tnoursox. Well, with reference to the entire force, not considering for the moment the special men what, it any, instructions were issued by the chief to the force during the strike as coming from the mayor? Capt. McBmns. Well. when occasions would arise to show necessity for instructions, he instructed them as occasion would require. Mr. THOMPSON. You don't recall those instructions now? Capt. MCBRIDE. Why, there were various instructions. Where there would be great instructions and great complaints coming in from workers. that they could not go along without being molested, people wpuld come to the police headquarters and complain to myself. We would try and have a thing covered by the ofiicers on the posts or by sending special details with them at various times. We divided the force up as best we could. Of course, it was small in number to cover the section required. Mr. THOMPSON. Under whose orders did the detective force act during the strike, and what special instructions were issued to them then? Capt. lIcBamn....
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  • Paperback | 700 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 36mm | 1,229g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236788222
  • 9781236788221