2. Acknowledgements and Notes

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One of the most difficult tasks at the conclusion of a project such as this Commission's work is in properly expressing appreciation to the countless persons who contributed to the success of the project. The Commission wishes to thank everyone who assisted in this work. The Commission also recognizes and commends the following persons and agencies for their extraordinary contributions of personnel and support.

Arlington County Police Department
Chief William K. Stover

Metropolitan Police Department
Washington, D.C.
Chief Maurice Turner

United States Postal Inspection Service
Chief Postal Inspector Charles R. Clauson

United States Customs Service
Commissioner William von Raab

Los Angeles County Department of Childrens Services
Robert Chaffee, Director
Stephen Fox, Director of Governmental Relations

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department Child Abuse Unit
Lt. Richard Willey

Los Angeles City Attorney's Office
Deputy City Attorney
Mary House

Los Angeles County Counsel
Chief of Juvenile Division
Larry Cory, Esquire

The Police Departments and officers of:

  • The City of Los Angeles, California
  • The City of Houston, Texas
  • The City of Chicago, Illinois
  • The City of Buffalo, New York
  • The City of Miami, Florida

     

We also express special appreciation to support work and research performed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Director William Webster, support personnel at the United States Department of justice, the many persons and entities in the United States Courts, General Services Administration, Federal Protective Services and with the City of Scottsdale, Arizona, who provided hearing sites and support for our public hearings and meetings.