Appeared in: Volume 5, Number 1
Published on: September 1, 2009
Angels in Blue

A Baltimore police vet extols the virtues of foot patrol.

Peter Moskos, a former Baltimore City police officer, is author of Cop in the Hood (www.copinthehood.com) and assistant professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. This essay is adapted from the epilogue to the paperback edition of the book, which was published in August by Princeton University Press.
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