Five most recent columns
December 9, 2019
Dermot's First Weeks: Putting a Shine on Shinola
Newly appointed police commissioner Dermot Shea has taken command of the NYPD, but with the shadow of Mayor de Blasio draped over his shoulder.
December 2, 2019
Cashing Out on Rechnitz
Remember Jona Rechnitz?
November 25, 2019
Jack Being Jack
Right-wing reporter and Fox News contributor John Solomon has been described as a central figure in the impeachment hearings of President Trump. He is accused of being a conduit for wild and discredited Ukrainian conspiracy theories that have been pushed by a bad Ukrainian actor named Yuriy Lutsenko and pursued by Trump’s lawyer, Rudy Giuliani.
November 18, 2019
Bloomberg's Mayor Culpa: Too Little, Too Late?
For a long, long time, NYPD Confidential has maintained that, in his 12 years as mayor, Michael Bloomberg abdicated his responsibilities vis-a-vis the police department.
November 11, 2019
O’Neill and His Legacy
So Police Commissioner Jimmy O’Neill is history.