This is a valuable book for any city experiencing the types of challenges that Stamper addresses: Excessive use of force, unnecessary police shootings, the dangerous... Read morePublished 2 days ago by David Roy, Ph D
I see why this was highly recommended by many people. It is rare to hear this side of the story. We all know it happened and still happens, nice to have someone strong enough to... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Mr. T.
I don't agree with his political views, but did enjoy his book and learned a lot about how a police force works.Published 4 months ago by E Dog
I worked closely with Chief Stamper for a few years. The whole time was a tremendous learning experience. He always invited people to disagree with him. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Brian
Great book. As a Police Officer of 10 years, I found this book to be truthful, ugly and unapologetic. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Randy
It's an interesting look at policing today. It answers some questions as to why things happen as they do in various scenarios.Published 8 months ago by Merica Saint John
Stamper, an unapologetic communist and very political police chief, who describes himself as "one of the three most liberal police chiefs in the country," devotes most of the book... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Kerri K.
I thought Norm Stamper's 2005 book BREAKING RANK: A TOP COP'S EXPOSÉ OF THE DARK SIDE OF AMERICAN POLICING would mostly be about the 1999 World Trade Organization meeting... Read morePublished 18 months ago by J. L LaRegina