July 23, 2021

Retired NYPD 1st grade detective and author Michael O'Keefe talks about his three novels

Retired NYPD 1st grade detective and author Michael O'Keefe talks about his three novels


#michaelokeefe #NYPD #authorRetired 1st grade NYPD Detective Michael O'Keefe talks about his three novels After 24 1/2 years with the NYPD, including having served in some of the toughest neighborhoods during the most crime-ridden era in NYC history, O'Keefe writes police crime novels in the tradition of Joseph Wambaugh that are based on his experiences as a cop. Hear O'Keefe talk about his harrowing career in law enforcement, including, most notably, his role at the center of the Washington Heights riot of 1992, a cataclysmic event that rocked the entire city of New York. Hear O'Keefe's thoughts on policing today, and also how he transitioned from his life as a gung-ho New York cop to a retired author of crime fiction novels.


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