A COPS AND ROBBERS STORY
Sunday, April 11, 2021 8:00 AM - Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:59 PM
On this episode of CIFF Speaks, we are joined by Ilinca Calugareanu, director of A COPS AND ROBBERS STORY, as well as the featured subject of the film, Corey Pegues. Find us on iTunes, Stitcher, or wherever you subscribe to your favorite podcasts.
Thursday, April 08, 2021 11:00 AM - Tuesday, April 20, 2021 11:59 PM
When Corey Pegues was a young man in the 1980s, he was a member of one of New York City’s most infamous gangs, the Supreme Team. Looking for a path away from crime, Pegues left it all behind to complete his education and join the military. When he returned, to the surprise of everyone, Pegues enrolled in the police academy. Not only did Pegues become a police officer, but also during his 21-year career he was promoted all the way to Deputy Inspector and assigned the Commanding Officer of New York’s 67th precinct—one of the most violent precincts in the...