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George H. Leverett

Gender: Male

Ethnicity: Caucasian

Biographical/Historical note: George H. Leverett was a career officer with the High Point Police Department. By 1953, he had achieved the rank of captain, and during the civil rights demonstrations of the 1960s, he served as captain in charge of the patrol division. In that capacity, Leverett was responsible for directing the field operations of High Point police. He remained in law enforcement through the 1970s and was a participant in the Law Enforcement Executive Program (LEEP).

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Item thumbnail image Oral history interview with George Leverett by Eugene Pfaff
Date: April 30, 1979
By: George H. Leverett
From: GreensboroVOICES Collection

In this transcript of an April 30, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with George Leverett, Leverett discusses his role as police officer during the early 1960s in High Point. H...