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Criminology professor puts a microscope on the underworld

Mohawk Criminology Professor Stephen Metelsky has published a new book, detailing the experiences of undercover officers engaged with organized criminals. 

The new book “Undercover," available through Amazon.ca, is a collection of stories from covert operators who ventured into a dark underworld to infiltrate the most dangerous criminals lurking within. A vast array of criminal genres are documented, ranging from the hunt to kill cartel leader Pablo Escobar, homicides and murder for hire, Canadian mobster Vito Rizzuto, the infiltration of biker gangs and traditional organized crime, the FBI’s operation Donnie Brasco, surreptitious installation of listening devices, New York mob boss Paul Castellano, biker clubhouses, the Gambino crime family, bombs and terror plots, crack houses, near-death experiences, drug and gun trafficking, to taking down psychopathic hitman Richard “The Iceman” Kuklinski - and more.