Distaff Side Of Police Work ~ Police Chief Walter E. Krasny appears with four new members of his department. Left to right are Diane M. DiPonio, Tanya L. Padgett, Chief Krasny, Martha E. Parks and Tommie A. Stewart. The three uniformed women are the first patrolwomen in the history of the department. Miss DePonio will serve as an investigator with the Detective and Youth Divisions. She holds a master's degree from EMU. (Ann Arbor News Photo By Jack Stubbs)
Etching Kit Examined - "Operation identification" was inaugurated yesterday with Police Chief Walter Krasny (left) and Robert McShane, president of the Independent Insurance Agents of Ann Arbor, demonstrating how to mark goods with an electric pencil in order to aid in burglary prevention. The etching of a driver's license number on valuable articles give law enforcement agencies a positive identification.