Columnist

Kevin Cullen

A columnist for the Metro section, Cullen previously wrote for the Foreign desk and Spotlight team. He was a member of the 2003 investigative team that won a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the Catholic Church’s sexual abuse scandal. He is co-author of the New York Times best-seller “Whitey Bulger: America’s Most Wanted Gangster and the Manhunt That Brought Him to Justice.” His column appears Tuesdays and Sundays.

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Kevin Cullen

Final days at NYPD keep Bill Bratton on his toes

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The idea of coasting toward retirement is not an option for the Dorchester native.

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More rifles for police? Boston can learn from New York

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Boston’s mayor and police commissioner are wary of putting the rifles in officers’ hands. In New York, there’s been more of a compromise.

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Island tale of love and caring turns bittersweet

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Paul Jackson, 82, can’t understand what was accomplished by cutting down his four marijuana plants.

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Purple Heart recipient raises money in Trump’s name, but not to help Trump

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Cameron Kerr has raised more than $50,000 in Donald Trump’s name in just five days. It’s money Trump will never see.