A Month With NYPD’s Firearms Investigation Unit

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http://www.nytimes.com/2003/10/05/nyregion/05GUNS.html The New York Police Department's Firearms Investigation Unit is the only group whose sole focus is taking guns directly off the streets. The New York Times spent a month with the unit of 53 detectives and 13 supervisors. A reporter describes the experience of hours in "in dark S.U.V.'s and cinder block squad rooms [watching] men and women who pose as criminals and deal with criminals, who have no playbook but their . . .

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