Volume 78 / Number 15, September 10 - 16, 2008
West and East Village, Chelsea, Soho, Noho, Little Italy, Chinatown and Lower East Side, Since
1933

Villager photo by Nick Brooks

Kung fu convention cop

On Aug. 23, at a Denver Election Commission building on Steele St. that had been temporarily rented by the Sheriff’s Department for use as a detention facility for arrested protesters during the Democratic National Convention, an officer displayed his nunchucks. The martial arts weapon of Chinese origin is standard issue for Denver police.

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