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Author Kerik, Bernard B., author.

Title From jailer to jailed : my journey from correction and police commissioner to inmate #84888-054 / Bernard B. Kerik.

Publication Info. New York : Threshold Editions, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    92 KERIK,B    Available
Edition First Threshold Editions hardcover edition.
Description xi, 304 pages ; 24 cm
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Summary "Bernard Kerik was New York City's police commissioner during the 9/11 attacks, who became an American hero as he led the NYPD through rescue and recovery efforts of the World Trade Center. Now, he is a former federal prison inmate known as #84888-054, convicted of tax fraud and false statements in 2007. Now for the first time, he talks candidly about his time on the inside: the torture of solitary confinement, the abuse of power, the mental and physical torment of being locked up in a cage, the powerlessness"
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction -- The other side of the bars. Despair ; Cumberland ; Eyes open ; Time stands still ; Taming Rikers ; The box and the angel ; A supermax for the King ; Terror ; Life lessons -- How it happened. A few good men ; The rise before the fall ; Gifts, nannies, and renovations ; In Jordan ; The Feds close in ; Losing Rudy ; Kerik needs help ; Ties that bind -- Reform. From the inside ; Return ; A new direction.
Subject Kerik, Bernard B.
Police chiefs -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
Criminals -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.
New York (N.Y.). Police Department -- Officials and employees -- Biography.
Fraud -- New York (State) -- New York.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.
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