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The Resource Houston blue : the story of the Houston Police Department, by Mitchel P. Roth and Tom Kennedy, (electronic resource)

Houston blue : the story of the Houston Police Department, by Mitchel P. Roth and Tom Kennedy, (electronic resource)

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Houston blue : the story of the Houston Police Department
Title
Houston blue
Title remainder
the story of the Houston Police Department
Statement of responsibility
by Mitchel P. Roth and Tom Kennedy
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
North Texas crime and criminal justice series
Series volume
no. 8
Houston blue : the story of the Houston Police Department, by Mitchel P. Roth and Tom Kennedy, (electronic resource)
Label
Houston blue : the story of the Houston Police Department, by Mitchel P. Roth and Tom Kennedy, (electronic resource)
Link
http://libproxy.rpi.edu/login?url=https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/connectny/detail.action?docID=1057016
Publication
Note
"Back in 2005, the board of the directors of the Houston Police Officers' Union commissioned Mitchel Roth, Ph.D., and Tom Kennedy to research and write a book that chronicled the history of the Houston Police Department and the Houston Police Officers' Union."--Foreword
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Baghdad on the bayou -- Houston, USA -- Civil War, Reconstruction, and the birth of HPD -- Houston's crime problem -- The marshal becomes the chief -- Murder was in the air -- The bloodiest day -- HPD and the Klan -- The Prohibition years -- Reorganization -- Percy Heard and the war years -- Post-War HPD -- The old gray fox's whim -- Secret leaders and 1269m -- A sergeant becomes chief -- Political winds -- Herman B. Short -- Conflict at Texas Southern -- The successor -- All 7's -- Buffalo hunters and a union -- Darkest day -- The drill instructor -- Hispanics stand tall -- The outsider -- Neighborhood-oriented policing -- Betsy and the poster boy -- The man in the uniform 437 -- Hans Marticiuc and greater benefits -- The chief from Phoenix -- An insider and new trust -- Appendix 1: Fallen heroes of HPD -- Appendix 2: Houston mayors and police chiefs, 1837/2012 -- Appendix 3: HPOA/HPOU presidents
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Extent
ix, 486 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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