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Involvement and Affiliations:
His father, Patrolmen Waverly M. Jones, 33, and his partner, Joseph A. Piagentini, 28, were "ambushed and assassinated in the night by three members of the Black Liberation Army, a violent off-shoot of the Black Panthers during a time of unprecedented tension, hatred and violence in America," May 21, 1971
Mr. Jones wrote the following in Summer, 2004 website posting on nycop.com, in response to the web article "Jones And Piagentini: Victims Of The Times," by Gabriel L. Nathan:
"It may be difficult for people to understand why I chose to stand with these men in their petition for parole but if I had hatred and bitterness and sought revenge where would I begin? You know the law of Cause and Effect affects everything in life and we can go on and on about 'if this didn't happen that would not have happened' until we get all the way to the origin of it all.
Innocent lives are always the casualty of an environment of Injustice, those who are in the seat of authority, those who administer justice are responsible for the many crimes that result from their actions. If you only are going to look at the effect of things and not explore the cause you'll never see positive change you'll only be a reactionary individual which is part and parcel of the PROBLEM!"