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Resource ID: #17399
Subject: Law Enforcement
Source: WTVF-TV (Nashville, Tenn.)
Date: July 10 - 12, 24 - 25; August 9, 28 - 29, 2000



Investigative reporter Phil Williams and WTVF investigation into the operations of the Nashville Police Department uncovered a series of "cozy relationships" between the department and adult entertainment figures, convicted gamblers, city officials, and individuals in the athletic department at Vanderbilt University. As a result of the WTVF investigation several high-ranking police officials have been removed from duty, and the FBI opened an investigation into possible wide-spread department corruption.

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