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Entries from July 2005

The Police Laboratory

July 31st, 2005 · Comments Off on The Police Laboratory

I love old police photographs, particularly any that show antiquated forensics. I got this shot of some old police lab guys and their equipment from the photo unit at One Police Plaza, aka 1PP. There was no date – can anyone guess when this was taken? I displayed it at my book party and then […]

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Tags: Cold Case Investigation Facts

Jean Sanseverino Murdered March 8, 1951

July 25th, 2005 · Comments Off on Jean Sanseverino Murdered March 8, 1951

┬áThe case that affected me the most was the March 8, 1951 murder of Jean Sanseverino. She came to New York from Alabama to be with the husband who had left her a year before and had returned to New York, where he was from. It didn’t go well. He wanted to send her back […]

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Tags: Old Murder Cases

7/23 Museum of the City of New York Presentation

July 20th, 2005 · Comments Off on 7/23 Museum of the City of New York Presentation

This is Vito Spano, the former commanding officer of the Cold Case Squad, at the beginning of his career. (He looks like a young Al Pacino, doesn’t he?) He will be with me this Saturday at the Museum of the City of New York to discuss the history of cold case work. The details: Saturday, […]

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7/18 – Slide Show at Barnes & Noble

July 15th, 2005 · Comments Off on 7/18 – Slide Show at Barnes & Noble

I put together a slide show about unsolved homicides and I’m giving it for the first time at the Barnes & Noble on 6th Avenue at 22nd Street, at 7PM on Monday, July 18th.

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