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Author @ the Library: "They Wished They Were Honest: The Knapp Commission and New York City Police Corruption," with Michael F. Armstrong, a partner at the law firm Lankler and Carragher in New York.

March 12, 2013

Program Locations:

Mid-Manhattan Library

The author, who was the chief counsel to the Knapp Commission and an assistant United States attorney in the Southern District of New York (chief, Securities Fraud Unit), as well as district attorney for Queens County, New York, and is currently Chair of the New York City Commission to Combat Police Corruption, examines corruption in the New York Police department in the 1970s, and the ways in which the police are now policing themselves.