Their arms were notched like a hunter's rifle. "Show me your tattoos," I said to the prisoners. They did. A fight broke out. They were a box of matches ready to go up in flames.; Police Work
Police Work. The drug pusher showed his knife wounds from past battles, "I'm still alive," he said. "You can never have enough fire power," the officer said.; New York City, 1978
An abandoned building. Inside, the officer found a "shooting gallery," where drug addicts go to buy dreams or to die.; Police Work
Police Work. A massive round-the-clock show of force by the police to protect a foreign head of state from his own countrymen.
Police Work. "We're going to pick up a murder suspect," the officer said as he put on a bulletproof vest.
A bullet expert in the police forensic sector studies the marking on a spent bullet.; Police Work
Police Work. A hot night in the Bowery. Police try to clear the sidewalk of sleeping drunks.
Working with an artist, a police artist draws a composite of a suspect.; Police Work
"Shooting gallery" lavatory clogged with gelatin capsules and syringes.; Police Work
Mounted police officers revive a man found unconscious in the street.; Police Work
Youngsters fighting in the street are separated by police officers.; Police Work
A community group accuses a precinct of maltreating a suspect.; Police Work
Police Work. Police presence. Most foot patrol is standing and watching.
Funeral for an officer killed in the line of duty.; Police Work
"Isn't he cute?" she said. Police Work
Police Work. Before a tour of duty.
Police Work. Police scooter patrol
Police Work. Frogmen
New York City, Gangland Killing in Harlem Garage, 1972
New York City, Police Raid a Shooting Gallery for drugs in old Harlem Building, 1972
Police Work. At arraignment Polaroid photographs are taken of both the arresting officer and what in police parlance is called the "alleged perpetrator."
The suspect was apprehended. No one paid attention.; Police Work
New York City, Funeral of a Killed Cop Who Was Shot in the Line of Duty, 1979
New York City, 1979
New York City, 1978
Harlem, New York City, 1972
New York City, 1972
New York City, 1970
New York, USA. Policeman with his family, 1979
New York City, Police Arrest Political Protesters, 1979
New York City, 9th Police Station Back Room used for Questioning People, 1978
New York City, Detectives at Police Station, 1978
New York City, 9th Police Precinct, Man Reported Sick on City Street, Waiting for Hospital Wagon, 1978
New York City, From Inside a Police Auto. Police Check Autos For Wanted Man, 1978
Police Station, New York City, Back Room, 1979
On a warm July day neighborhood children play in a patrol car. At another time, an officer reminisced...