July 14: Author Talk – Gangster Squad: Fighting the L.A. Mob in the 1940s and 50s
“These detectives believed that sometimes the only way to enforce the law was to break it.” – author Lieberman
Murder and secrets. Revenge and heroism.
The compelling, insider story of an elite unit of brave and ruthless police officers who played by their own rules and faced down mobsters such as Mickey Cohen and Bugsy Siegel in the City of Angels.
Paul Lieberman, award-winning journalist, is author of Gangster Squad and executive producer of the film based on the book