Tag: Son of Sam

Retired NYPD Commander and Rockville Centre Resident John Keenan, Who Led...

John Keenan, the retired New York City Police chief of detectives from Rockville Centre who led the investigation of Son of Sam serial killer David Berkowitz in 1977, died Thursday. He was 99.

Jimmy Breslin Proved That the Pen Is Mightier Than the Sword

Pulitizer Prize winning columnist Jimmy Breslin, who died Sunday at age 88, touched the lives of so many New Yorkers with his hard-hitting, poetic prose.

Glory Days of Covering Sports Stars and Criminals Get Their Due...

From meeting Mickey Mantle to Billie Jean King to watching Pete Seeger perform in prison upstate, Edward Hershey recounts his coming-of-age journey as a reporter when newspapers ruled the day.