They Wished They Were Honest

Author: Michael Armstrong
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231526989
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Michael Armstrong has spent close to fifty years either defending or prosecuting criminal cases in New York City.

They Wished They Were Honest

Author: Michael F. Armstrong
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231153546
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The author describes his time as chief counsel to the Knapp Commission, which investigated police corruption in New York City.

Nypd Confidential

Author: Leonard Levitt
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9781429986717
Size: 12.68 MB
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His columns have made him persona non grata in police headquarters. In NYPD Confidential, he reveals everything he's discovered throughout his decades-long career.

The Condemnation Of Blackness

Author: Khalil Gibran Muhammad
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674054326
Size: 51.68 MB
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Chronicling the emergence of deeply embedded notions of black people as a dangerous race of criminals by explicit contrast to working-class whites and European immigrants, this fascinating book reveals the influence such ideas have had on ...

Varnished Brass

Author: Barbara Gelb
Publisher: Putnam Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780399128714
Size: 49.17 MB
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A detailed examination of the New York City Police Department looks at how it has changed since the reforms of the Knapp Commission in the seventies

5 Grams

Author: Dimitri A. Bogazianos
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814723063
Size: 40.34 MB
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In this highly original work, Dimitri A. Bogazianos draws on various sources to examine the profound symbolic consequences of America’s reliance on this punishment structure, tracing the rich cultural linkages between America’s War on ...

Betrayal In Blue

Author: Burl Barer
Publisher: Wildblue Press
ISBN: 9781942266747
Size: 12.72 MB
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They had no fear of the cops because they were the cops. NYPD officers Mike Dowd and Kenny Eurell knew there were two ways to get rich quick in Brooklyn's Lower East Side. You either became drug dealers, or you robbed drug dealers.

Police Ethics

Author: John P. Crank
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1437755615
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This book provides an examination of noble cause, how it emerges as a fundamental principle of police ethics and how it can provide the basis for corruption.