Police Riot Training Miles Field

Police and Sheriff deputies at Miles Field, practicing riot control with batons; advertising visible on ball park fences.

Oregon State Police Captain Byron Hazelton conducted a three-day mob control school in Medford. Police attended from Medford, Ashland, Klamath County Sheriffs, Kingsley Air Force base, and Jackson County sheriff’s office. They conducted the same school in Eugene, Corvallis, Astoria and Pendleton. Some of the Medford police shown are Sgt. George Lucas and patrolmen Glenn Schneider, Fred Johnston, Robert James and Charles Millard. See photo, Medford Mail Tribune, May 21, 1965, page 1.

Box or location: 

M6A Box 5 5E/97E

Description on can: 

Police Riot Training 5-20-65

Date of film creation or publication: 

5-20-1965

Producer: 

KOBI

Length of film: 

00:01:17

Notes or comments: 

"News clip 1:15 1:30" written on holddown tape

Sound: 

Silent

Color: 

Black & White