KEY IN­VES­TI­GA­TORS

PROTECTORS OF THE REALM

History Revealed - - LAW & DISORDER MURDER, INC -

THOMAS DEWEY

The mild-man­nered, mous­ta­chioed Dewey ( above

left) would later serve as the gover­nor of New York and run for pres­i­dent, but he earned his stripes as a spe­cial pros­e­cu­tor gamely tak­ing on ma­jor fig­ures in the East Coast un­der­world, most no­tably Dutch Schultz and ‘Lepke’ Buchal­ter.

BUR­TON TURKUS

With the com­pli­ance of killer-turned-in­for­mant Abe Re­les, the dili­gent work of this Brook­lyn-based as­sis­tant district at­tor­ney was able to con­demn no fewer than seven Mur­der, Inc mem­bers to the elec­tric chair.

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