LIFE AFTER RUSSIAN ROULETTE: Redemption
I Will Not Die For 5.5
The first week of July, 1974, was very uneasy, not only in Western District but throughout the entire police department and Baltimore City. The police department was about to make history. It would be the first major municipal police department to go on strike since 1912.
“Why did you want to be a cop”” Kaminski thought to himself as he voted to go on strike. The vote was unanimous in his squad. This decision was very personal and emotional. He did not want to vote for the strike but Kaminski understood that he would have no backup on The Street of Dreams.
As Kaminski walked the picket lines later in the day and into the night, the number of arsons, fires and looting calls increased throughout the city. Finally, the state police had to be called into action.
In just five fast days, the “civil war” was over. The strikers had been defeated and sacrificed by their organizers.
What Mike Kaminski had hoped to find as an idealistic police officer in the academy was lost. His final day of reporting into Western was not for roll call. It was for resignation. However, this would not be the last time he would resign from a police department because of disciplinary issues.
Once you are a cop, the thrill remains in your blood system and in your mind and psyche. Kaminski knew that he needed to get back into the “game”. He already missed the adrenalin rush.
FIRST EDITION Discount Price $15.00 (signed) plus postage.
SECOND EDITION Discount Price $20.00 (signed) plus postage.
If you are interested in purchasing one of my limited editions, please contact me, either through my website, www.michaelbkaminski.com , or my personal email address, firstname.lastname@example.org. My home telephone number is 570-758-2037.
MARILYN ANDERSON will be my producer in the television series. I would like to introduce you to her. She is a published author, travel and entertainment reporter and award-winning film and television writer and producer. Marilyn has written scripts for Murphy Brown, FAME, Friday the 13th – the Series, and Carol and Company starring Carol Burnett and Jeremy Piven, along with many other projects. She lives in Los Angeles
Marilyn has a new book, HOW TO LIVE LIKE A MILLIONAIRE: When You’re a Million Short. Please check out her website, www.HowtoLiveLikeaMillionaire.com , and buy her very informative book. I have saved a lot of money with the information she has to offer. You can buy it on Amazon. It is worth the cost of the book.