Harrowing experiences and shocking details regarding the societal phenomenon known as, aRacial Profilinga fill the pages of this true story based on the life of New Jersey State Trooper John Hogan. Following his involvement in the infamous, aTurnpike Shootinga which ignited the nationas firestorm regarding the issue of racial profiling, observe a first hand look at how New Jerseyas politicians, not the facts of the case, influenced the outcome of this tragedy. Turnpike Trooper is an emotional depiction of the selection process and training regiment of the New Jersey State Police and ultimately takes you on patrol on one of Americaas most dangerous roadways, the enigma known as the New Jersey Turnpike. Witness how Trooper Hoganas unblemished service career, reputation and life were singled out and shattered a solely for political gain by New Jerseyas elected officials.When I arrived at the New Brunswick Barracks in December 1994, I was not handed a manual on racial profiling. My first ... On August 22, 1989, Trooper Anthony DiSalvatore stopped a 1989 red Pontiac Bonneville traveling southbound on theanbsp;...
|Author||:||John I. Hogan|
|Publisher||:||Xlibris Corporation - 2005-09-06|