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The Resource Crooked Brooklyn : taking down corrupt judges, dirty politicians, killers, and body snatchers, Michael Vecchione, Jerry Schmetterer

Crooked Brooklyn : taking down corrupt judges, dirty politicians, killers, and body snatchers, Michael Vecchione, Jerry Schmetterer

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Crooked Brooklyn : taking down corrupt judges, dirty politicians, killers, and body snatchers
Title
Crooked Brooklyn
Title remainder
taking down corrupt judges, dirty politicians, killers, and body snatchers
Statement of responsibility
Michael Vecchione, Jerry Schmetterer
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Language
eng
Summary
  • "From 2001 to 2013, Mike Vecchione was chief of the Rackets Division in the Brooklyn District Attorney's office, which was the largest urban prosecution agency in the country. Vecchione grappled with organized crime and dirty politicians, during which he supervised, investigated, and prosecuted major felony cases.Crooked Brooklyn is a gritty story of corruption, greed and law enforcement. Vecchione navigated a political minefield and expertly rose to the judicial challenges of directing investigations into a wide variety of crimes, from bribe-taking judges to cold-blooded killers. He was responsible for taking down:- Three state Supreme Court judges - One of the most powerful political bosses in the country - Two cops who worked as assassins for the Mafia - A State Assemblywoman - A corrupt oral surgeon who was secretly selling bones from the recently deceased to medical supply companiesUnbelievable and unforgettable, Crooked Brooklyn is filled with characters and stories ripped straight from the tabloids, great for fans who enjoy Law & Order, readers of true crime and those hungry for details about the system that keeps us safe"--
  • "From 2001 to 2013, Mike Vecchione was chief of the Rackets Division in the Brooklyn District Attorney's office, which was the largest urban prosecution agency in the country. Vecchione grappled with organized crime and dirty politicians, during which he supervised, investigated, and prosecuted major felony cases. Crooked Brooklyn is a gritty story of corruption, greed and law enforement. Vecchione navigated a political minefield and expertly rose to the judicial challenges of directing investigations into a wide variety of crimes, from bribe-taking judges to cold-blooded killers. He was responsible for taking down: - Three state Supreme Court judges - One of the most powerful political bosses in the country - Two cops who worked as assassins for the Mafia - A State Assemblywoman - A corrupt oral surgeon who was secretly selling bones from the recently deceased to medical supply companies Unbelievable and unforgettable, Crooked Brooklyn is filled with characters and stories ripped straight from the tabloids, great for fans who enjoy Law & Order, readers of true crime and those hungry for details about the system that keeps us safe"--
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Biography type
contains biographical information
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Vecchione, Michael
Dewey number
364.1/3230974723
Index
index present
LC call number
F129.B7
LC item number
V43 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schmetterer, Jerry
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political corruption
  • Judicial corruption
  • Organized crime
  • Law enforcement
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • New York (State)
Label
Crooked Brooklyn : taking down corrupt judges, dirty politicians, killers, and body snatchers, Michael Vecchione, Jerry Schmetterer
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 258 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466871748
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
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illustrations.
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2A8B96CE-0C60-4E9C-9C95-4124A5055E8E
System control number
  • 2076419
  • (OCoLC)929953341
  • (OCoLC)ocn929953341
  • 2076419
Label
Crooked Brooklyn : taking down corrupt judges, dirty politicians, killers, and body snatchers, Michael Vecchione, Jerry Schmetterer
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 258 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466871748
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
2A8B96CE-0C60-4E9C-9C95-4124A5055E8E
System control number
  • 2076419
  • (OCoLC)929953341
  • (OCoLC)ocn929953341
  • 2076419

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