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office wero senator n recent Thn charges m n r n l LOWMAN REPORTS 65 AGENTS ARE AMONG TOTAL KILLED IN RAIDS. Fly AfiKoclntcd PrMS. Washington, April 5. -- Enforcement Enforcement of n a t i o n a l .prohibition said today by Assintant Secretary Ixiwmnn of thn treasury to havo cost the lives of 105 persons since the law went on the statute hooks. Mr, Jjowman, who Is in direct chai'co of the dry law enforcement machinery u n d e r tho treasury p a r t m e n t , mndo public stailstics showintr that prohibition agents had killed a total oC 185 poople in cnfoi cement of Ilia law, \vhiln f i f had boon .ilaln In the five i Inn cf duty. During: tho last, fifteen fifteen m o n t h s five deaths were caused by coast guardsmen. IiOwmnn reported to Under Recro- t n r y Mills t h n t i n t h e m o n t h s sixteen persons hud killed by prohibition agents and five by the coast guardsmen. j n t h n t lime I wo prohibition npronta and two customs inspector were slnin while performinE: their work. In p r p p c n t i n p t h e said It showed a decrease In Ihe n u m b e r of violent nrrodtr. by h i b i t i o n aRents. This, ho t o an order Issued more than a ·par BRO that, prohibit ion n^futs mist use weapons only in eelf-de- fensp or to prevent commission of n. felony. They wore c\utloned, howo.vcr, that they must not on- ir own lives or f l i n t n comrade through f a i l u r e t h e i r In ivcnpons. list of cases made public by Lowman was a summary of each f a t a l shooting, most of showed that tho agents had fired By a 1 of .o an on ng ·1 on senate

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  1. The Galveston Daily News,
  2. 06 Apr 1929, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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