EBR DA Hillar Moore III (2020)
Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2020-12-02
Subjects: Rotary Club of Baton Rouge | Crime | COVID-19 pandemic | Family violence | Opioids | Criminal justice, Administration of | Moore, Hillar C., III
- Moore, Hillar, III Speaker
This episode of the series “Newsmakers” features a speech by Hillar Moore III before a virtual meeting of the Baton Rouge Rotary Club on December 2, 2020. Moore is the district attorney in East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana. He discusses: the violent crime statistics for 2020; the opioid crisis; his office’s response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic; the reopening of court; domestic violence; and his office’s community engagement efforts.