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The Resource Securing the city : inside America's best counterterror force : the NYPD, Christopher Dickey

Securing the city : inside America's best counterterror force : the NYPD, Christopher Dickey

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Securing the city : inside America's best counterterror force : the NYPD
Title
Securing the city
Title remainder
inside America's best counterterror force : the NYPD
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Dickey
Title variation
Securing the city
Title variation remainder
inside Americas best counterterror force : the NYPD
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The NYPD is the best and most ambitious antiterror operation in the world. Its seat-of-the-pants intelligence is the gold standard for all others. Drawing on unparalleled access to Police Commissioner Ray Kelly and other top officials, Dickey explores this metropolitan police department's intelligence operation and its methods, some of which are highly worrisome
Summary
Profiles the NYPD's anti-terror operations to analyze the contributions of its leading minds and the ways in which police officers and other officials are being trained to prevent future attacks
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2009
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286493
Cataloging source
DLC
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Dickey, Christopher
Dewey number
363.325/1609747
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HV8148.N52
  • E
LC item number
D53 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Police
  • Law enforcement
  • Terrorism
  • Terrorism
  • Police
  • Lutte contre le terrorisme
  • Prévention du crime
  • Sécurité publique
  • Etats-Unis d'Amérique
  • Law enforcement
  • Police
  • Terrorism
  • New York (State)
Target audience
adult
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inside America's best counterterror force : the NYPD
Label
Securing the city : inside America's best counterterror force : the NYPD, Christopher Dickey
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-307) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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Contents
The scramble for safety. The cop : the rise of Ray Kelly ; The spy : the unusual career of David Cohen ; The dark side : Cohen among the clandestines ; The city : Anatomy of a target ; The battleground : Manhattan and Megiddo -- The black sites : ways of making them talk -- The second wave : not the best-laid plans -- Building the system. Safe streets : cops on dots; Showtime : surges and scuba ; Red cells : the Counter Terrorism Bureau ; Green clouds : weapons of mass disruption; Narrative : Iranian probes, 2003 ; The warehouse : from sharing to trading ; The Feds : against them and with them ; Narrative : the Madrid bombings, 2004 ; Neighbors : other cities, other states ; Apathy : rising threats and waning patience; Anger : conventions and causes; Narrative : the London bombings, 2005 -- The precarious balance. Bad numbers : the battle for morale ; Loners and copycats : the contract on Kelly ; Clusters : homegrown terrorism and national resources ; The French Connection : confronting chaos ; Rings of steel : defending Ground Zero ; Urban legends : of eccentrics and immigrants ; New Year's Eve : the countdown -- Appendix. A note on target cities
Control code
ocn209699448
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xi, 321 pages
Isbn
9781416552413
Lccn
2008043085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)209699448
Label
Securing the city : inside America's best counterterror force : the NYPD, Christopher Dickey
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-307) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The scramble for safety. The cop : the rise of Ray Kelly ; The spy : the unusual career of David Cohen ; The dark side : Cohen among the clandestines ; The city : Anatomy of a target ; The battleground : Manhattan and Megiddo -- The black sites : ways of making them talk -- The second wave : not the best-laid plans -- Building the system. Safe streets : cops on dots; Showtime : surges and scuba ; Red cells : the Counter Terrorism Bureau ; Green clouds : weapons of mass disruption; Narrative : Iranian probes, 2003 ; The warehouse : from sharing to trading ; The Feds : against them and with them ; Narrative : the Madrid bombings, 2004 ; Neighbors : other cities, other states ; Apathy : rising threats and waning patience; Anger : conventions and causes; Narrative : the London bombings, 2005 -- The precarious balance. Bad numbers : the battle for morale ; Loners and copycats : the contract on Kelly ; Clusters : homegrown terrorism and national resources ; The French Connection : confronting chaos ; Rings of steel : defending Ground Zero ; Urban legends : of eccentrics and immigrants ; New Year's Eve : the countdown -- Appendix. A note on target cities
Control code
ocn209699448
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
xi, 321 pages
Isbn
9781416552413
Lccn
2008043085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)209699448

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