Download PDF by Tanya Chalupa: A Rookie Cop vs. the West Coast Mafia. Breaking Up The

By Tanya Chalupa

ISBN-10: 0882824619

ISBN-13: 9780882824611

In this gripping, real crime exposé, invoice Palmini, a rookie detective, hopes to take down the West Coast Mafia via gaining the boldness of infamous mob operative William Ettleman. Set opposed to a backdrop of social turmoil, the ebook immerses readers in loose love, medicinal drugs, theft and homicide, orchestrated via prepared crime in destinations like Sausalito, California. The Trident eating place, as soon as a drug Mecca for Hollywood, the tune and the recent York hip, was once co-owned by means of the Kingston Trio and their supervisor, Frank Werber, a self-proclaimed drug priest. Robin Williams labored as a busboy there and Janis Joplin had her personal desk. Sally Stanford, the previous San Francisco Madam who later turned Sausalito's mayor, was once a confidant of the notorious. Ettleman's safecracking gang objectives the Trident. Mobsters like Frank “The Bomp" Bompensiero, on whom Sopranos personality “Big Pussy" is assumed to were established, get entangled. Palmini, using Ettleman, joins...

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The hunt that would eventually lead the young detective to the ring of safecrackers known in the underworld as “The Best in the West” was on its way. CHAPTER 3 The Black Hull The media folks swarmed the Trident story like hungry wrens, pecking at Police Chief Wright and Detective Palmini with streams of questions for which neither one had all the answers. The story broke on all the media outlets. Reports implied that in carrying out the heist, the wetsuits braved the waters in the middle of the night like some modern-day buccaneers or daring frogmen—implying the crooks swam to pull the crime off.

The story broke on all the media outlets. Reports implied that in carrying out the heist, the wetsuits braved the waters in the middle of the night like some modern-day buccaneers or daring frogmen—implying the crooks swam to pull the crime off. The wetsuits suddenly took on heroic proportions. The media field day with the Trident story was a burden the rookie detective had to bear. 1 What was so daring about pointing a gun at a couple of unsuspecting, unarmed workers? Palmini wondered. He looked forward to the day the media lost interest in the case and let the whole episode just die quietly.

Then the street curved and there was the tall, two-story building housing the Trident, perched like a giant pelican facing the San Francisco skyline across the bay. Palmini guided the car into the Trident’s parking lot, which was a large wooden deck. Two police cars were stationed at one end and Palmini pulled in behind them. As he did, he spotted Rudimenkin waiting for him at the far end of the wooden platform by the dock near the entrance to the restaurant. It felt good to see his buddy standing there.

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