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Deputy Commissioner Richard Falkenrath

Deputy Commissioner Richard Falkenrath appears in the following:

Alleged Boston Terror Plot Raises Fears

Thursday, October 22, 2009

An alleged terror plot in Boston is again raising questions about just how big the actual threat of homegrown terrorism is. Tarek Mehanna, 27, has been charged with plotting to "kill, kidnap, maim or injure" people in the United States. Prosecutors say Mehanna and others discussed attacking a shopping mall and two U.S. politicians. Explaining the case against Mehanna are Abby Goodnough, Boston Bureau Chief for The New York Times, and Richard Falkenrath, deputy commissioner of counterterrorism for the New York Police Department.

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30 Issues in 30 Days: Do We Need a War on Terrorism?

Thursday, October 23, 2008

Philip Gourevitch, staff writer for the New Yorker and author, most recently, of Standard Operating Procedure, talks about the moral implications of America's war on terrorism.

Then Roxana Tiron, national security reporter for The Hill, talks about both candidates' positions on homeland security and ...

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Terrorists Made in NYC

Thursday, August 16, 2007

According to a report released yesterday by the NYPD, the biggest terror threat to our city comes not from al Qaeda, but from our neighbors right here at home. Jack Riley, Associate Director of RAND Infrastructure, Safety, and Environment, and Acting Director of RAND Center on Quality Policing, and Richard ...

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