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#37 - Mike Dowd, America’s Most Infamous Cop On Narcotics Trade, 11 Years In Jail & Police Culture

In 1994, former NYPD officer Michael Dowd was convicted of narcotics conspiracy, he was considered one of the dirtiest cops in New York City history. As an officer in East New York’s violent 75th Precinct, for nearly a decade, Dowd and his partner Kenneth Eurell shook down dealers, protected local drug lords, and eventually dealt cocaine themselves.

Listen to Mike’s story in this podcast and get an insider glimpse of what went on in the life of a once-in-a-generation corrupt cop.

Enthralling. Enjoy the conversation guys!

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Show Notes:

  • Seven five’s trailer. [04:48]
  • Mike tells a brief background about himself. [07:40]
  • How did you come across this idea of dealing crack? [12:10]
  • What did you feel when you started being violent? [14:35]
  • Mike shares the first homicide experience he was involved. [16:15]
  • Mike’s relationship with his Police partner. [21:20]
  • Police’s view on individuals. [27:35]
  • A story of Mike’s first crime. [34:50]
  • When did you become friends with the criminals? [42:10]
  • How did Mike make money? [46:48]
  • Mike talks about his crash accident. [49:40]
  • Is your wife aware of what you are doing? [52:10]
  • What goes on into your documentary film? [56:50]
  • What did it feel like being betrayed? [59:30]
  • His life in Prison. [1:03:00]
  • How do keep your sanity? [1:05:25]
  • How do you feel about telling your life story? [1:11:35]
  • 6 from 6 [1:13:45]
  • What type of music are you listening to? [1:13:45]
  • What are your hobbies? [1:14:45]
  • If you intake your past early on in your life, what would it be? [1:15:25]
  • Where is your favorite travel destination? [1:16:20]
  • What is your dream destination? [1:17:05]
  • When you are on a desert island, what three things that you would bring? [1:22:40]

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Your weekly podcast exploring fitness, adventure and life. Hosted By Bill Kerr and Tommy Ahern, AdventureFit Radio focuses on bringing you interesting interviews from all realms of fitness, adventure and life in general.