By Jon Land, Robert Fitzpatrick
The Jack Nicholson movie The Departed didn’t inform 1/2 their tale. A negative child from the slums, Robert Fitzpatrick grew as much as develop into a stellar FBI agent and problem the country’s deadliest gangsters. Relentless in his wish to seize, prosecute, and convict Whitey Bulger, Fitzpatrick fought the nation’s such a lot made up our minds cop-gangster conflict for the reason that Melvin Purvis hunted, faced, and killed John Dillinger.
In his campaign to carry Bulger to justice, Fitzpatrick confronted not just Whitey but additionally corrupt FBI brokers, in addition to political cronies and enablers from Boston to Washington who, in a single method or one other, blocked his efforts at each step. even if Fitzpatrick chanced on the very association to which he had sworn allegiance used to be his largest quandary, the agent endured to pursue Whitey and his gang . . . realizing that they have been ready to homicide someone who obtained of their way.
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