• Created Date
  • 1970
  • Description
  • Bernard Streets, writing on behalf of the South Bend Human Relations and Fair Employment Practices Commission, to South Bend mayor Lloyd Allen shares the findings of their investigation into the Pink Poodle Incident, an October 1970 verbal exchange between off-duty South Bend police officers and African-American men that escalated into violence and arrests. The committee recommended disciplinary action against the officers, police oversight re... more
    Bernard Streets, writing on behalf of the South Bend Human Relations and Fair Employment Practices Commission, to South Bend mayor Lloyd Allen shares the findings of their investigation into the Pink Poodle Incident, an October 1970 verbal exchange between off-duty South Bend police officers and African-American men that escalated into violence and arrests. The committee recommended disciplinary action against the officers, police oversight reforms, and police in-service training. less