The Law: Anatomy of a Man Hunt

When you kill a cop, the saying goes, there is no hole to hide in. Two weeks ago, Sergeant Frederick Reddy, 50, and Officer Andrew Glover, 34, of the New York City police department were gunned down on the Lower East Side of Manhattan. It was the second such double murder in the area in less than four years. TIME Correspondent Robert Parker compiled a log of the all-out man hunt that began within minutes of the shooting. Here is how New York police went after the killer of two of their own:

DAY...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now

Subscribe
Subscribe

Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on TIME.com

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!