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The Execution of Officer Becker

The Murder of a Gambler, The Trial of a Cop, and the Birth of Organized Crime

by Stanley Cohen

  • 109 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Carroll & Graf .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • True Crime,
  • Murder - General,
  • Organized Crime,
  • True Crime / Organized Crime,
  • True Crime / Espionage

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9895722M
    ISBN 100786720301
    ISBN 109780786720309

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The fact that Becker was a police officer who faced execution in Sing Sing made this story front page news from the time of the murder until his execution. The book involves several people in addition to those already mentioned, and I found it hard to keep everyone's role in the drama straight/5(5).

The Execution of Officer Becker book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Lieutenant Charles Becker was the only New York City /5.

The fact that Becker was a police officer who faced execution in Sing Sing made this story front page news from the time of the murder until his execution. The book involves several people in addition to those already mentioned, and I found it hard to /5(4).

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He was convicted of orchestrating the gangland slaying of 5/5(1). Seasoned magazine and newspaper journalist Cohen joins a number of writers who have taken on the intrigue and lingering doubts surrounding the trial of the only New York police officer ever executed for murder.

Becker’s actual guilt or innocence in ordaining a hit on smalltime gambler Beansie Rosenthal may remain forever moot, the author : Stanley Cohen. The Execution of Officer Becker: The Murder of a Gambler, The Trial of a Cop, and the Birth of Organized Crime by Cohen, Stanley and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Get this from a library.

The execution of Officer Becker: the murder of a gangster, the trial of a cop, and the birth of organized crime. [Stanley Cohen] -- "In the summer ofBeansie Rosenthal, a small-time hood, was murdered in New York's Times Square. Three years and two trials later, Charles Becker, an NYPD cop, was executed for arranging the.

Five days later, Becker appeared before Goff for sentencing Becker was sent to Sing Sing prison on the banks of the Hudson to await execution on Dec. 12,just six weeks after the sentencing.

Following Becker’s trial, the prosecution put Gyp the Blood, Lefty Rosenberg, Dago Frank and Whitey Lewis on trial for Rosenthal’s death. Buy The Execution of Officer Becker: The Murder of a Gambler, the Trial of a Cop, and the Birth of Organized Crime 1st Carroll & Graf Ed by Cohen, Stanley (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Charles Becker. July 30th, Headsman. On this date inNew York City cop and New York City mafioso Charles Becker was electrocuted at Sing Sing for engineering a hit on bookie Herman Rosenthal.

This case of police corruption and gangland gunplay owned the Big Apple’s headlines in the early nineteen-teens — it even gets a callout. Satan's Circus: Murder, Vice, Police Corruption, and New York's Trial of the Century by Mike Dash is the story of Charley Becker, the only police officer in the history of New York to be executed for murder.

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Charles Becker (J – J ) was a lieutenant in the New York City Police Department between the s and s. He is known for the scandal of being tried, convicted and executed for first-degree murder of Manhattan gambler, Herman Rosenthal in near Times Square.

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Blown Away -A John Becker Series Novel. This time, a deadly killer is on the rampage in Tennessee, and only former FBI agent John Becker can track him down.Veteran journalist Cohen (The Execution of Officer Becker: The Murder of a Gambler, the Trial of a Cop, and the Birth of Organized Crime,etc.) brings moral outrage to this complex subject.

“The execution of the innocent is not a chimera that troubles the imagination of Author: Stanley Cohen. After two trials and countless appeals, Lieutenant Becker died in the electric chair at Sing Sing — becoming perhaps the only police officer executed for crimes connected to his official performance.

The Becker-Rosenthal affair became the police corruption case of the century — a crime that was recounted in “The Great Gatsby.”.