“M” – New York State
Deputy Director Criminal Investigations
New York State Department of Taxation and Finance
“M” served 25 years with the NYPD as a Police Officer, Detective, Sergeant and Supervisor of a Detective Squad. During his last 8 years with the NYPD he was assigned to the New York Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Strike Force. His responsibilities included supervising and coordinating protracted investigations into: narcotics trafficking, money laundering and firearms trafficking that encompassed international, interstate and NYS jurisdictions. In 2014 “M” was recruited to head the newly formed Cigarette Strike Force (Chief of the Cigarette Strike Force). He was promoted to Deputy Director of the Criminal Investigations Division in January 2015.
FOI has masked “M”‘s identity due to current OPSEC issues.