A Cop's Tale--NYPD: The Violent Years: A Detectives Firsthand Account of Murder and Mayhem

A Cop's Tale--NYPD: The Violent Years: A Detectives Firsthand Account of Murder and Mayhem

by Jim O'Neil
     
 

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A Cop's Tale focuses on New York City's most violent and corrupt years, the 1960s to early 1980s. Jim O'Neil - a former NYPD cop - delivers a rare look at the brand of law enforcement that ended Frank Lucas's grip on the Harlem drug trade, his cracking open of the Black Liberation Army case, and his experience as the first cop on the scene at the Dog Day Afternoon

Overview

A Cop's Tale focuses on New York City's most violent and corrupt years, the 1960s to early 1980s. Jim O'Neil - a former NYPD cop - delivers a rare look at the brand of law enforcement that ended Frank Lucas's grip on the Harlem drug trade, his cracking open of the Black Liberation Army case, and his experience as the first cop on the scene at the Dog Day Afternoon bank robbery.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781569804377
Publisher:
Barricade Books, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/16/2009
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
242,384
File size:
946 KB

Meet the Author

O'Neil, Jim |s Jim O'Neil has served as a New York City Police Department patrolman, head of the Homicide Task Force, and was a boss in the Senior Citizens Robbery Squad before retiring in 1984.

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