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Five most recent columns

May 2, 2016
The NYPD's Schnorring Commissioners
Guess which top NYPD official has joined the Harvard Club?  None other than Commissioner Bill Bratton.

April 25, 2016
The NYPD Scandal: What Did Bratton Know? And When Did He Know It?
Is Police Commissioner Bill Bratton leveling with the public over the corruption scandal engulfing the NYPD?

April 18, 2016
Lone-Wolf Terrorist or Very Sad Case?
Ahmed Ferhani, a so-called “lone-wolf” terrorist serving a 10-year sentence at the maximum security Attica Correction Facility upstate, tried to hang himself two weeks ago and is now in a coma in a Buffalo hospital.

April 11, 2016
Banking on Banks
Not since the darkest days of the Knapp corruption scandal in the early 1970s, when reform Police Commissioner Patrick V. Murphy fired his entire executive staff, has the department experienced such a week as last week.

April 4, 2016
Ted Cruz's Lying Eyes
It’s hard to find a more dishonest piece of rhetoric than Ted Cruz’s praise of the NYPD’s discredited, if not miscredited, Demographics Unit.

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