22, 2013, episode of American Heroes Radio features a conversation between Michael J. Kannengieser, a retired NYPD police
officer and the host, Raymond E. Foster, a retired LAPD Lieutenant, on the similarities and differences between NYPD and LAPD
on community policing.
Program Date: February 22, 2013
Program Time: 1500 hours, PACIFIC
Topic: LAPD to NYPD: Community
PolicingListen Live: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/lawenforcement/2013/02/22/lapd-to-nypd-community-policing
Kannengieser is “a retired New York City police officer who lives on Long Island, in New York with his wife and two
children. Michael worked as the Managing Editor for Fiction at The View from Here Magazine; a U.K. based literary publication.
Currently, he is employed at a performing arts college as an Instructional Technology Administrator. He has been published
at The View from Here, and in Newsday, a Long Island newspaper. Michael speaks as a guest lecturer on campus.”
Michael J. Kannengieser is the author of The Daddy Rock.
Raymond E. Foster was a sworn member of the Los Angeles Police Department for 24 years. He retired in 2003
at the rank of Lieutenant. He holds a bachelor’s from the Union Institute and University in Criminal
Justice Management and a Master’s Degree in Public Financial Management from California State University, Fullerton;
and, has completed his doctoral course work. Raymond E. Foster has been a part-time lecturer at California State University,
Fullerton and Fresno; and, was the Criminal Justice Department chair for the Union Institute and University. He
has experience teaching upper division courses in law enforcement, public policy, law enforcement technology and leadership.
Raymond is an experienced author who has published numerous articles in a wide range of venues including magazines
such as Government Technology, Mobile Government, Airborne Law Enforcement Magazine, and Police One. He
has appeared on the History Channel and radio programs in the United States and Europe as subject matter expert in technological
applications in law enforcement.