Eterno, John A. 1959-

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Eterno, John A. 1959-


Born 1959, in Port Jefferson, NY; son of Teresa L. Eterno (a teacher; father, also a teacher; married; wife's name JoAnn K. (a homemaker); children: Julia, Lauren. Education: New YorkInstitute of Technology, M.P.S., 1987; State University of New York at Albany, M.A., 1991, Ph.D., 1999.


Office—Molloy College, 1000 Hempstead Ave., P.O. Box 5002, Rockville Centre, NY 11571-5002. E-mail—jet[email protected]


Writer and educator. New York Police Department, New York, NY, career police officer, 1983-2004, retiring as captain; Molloy College, Rockville Centre, NY, assistant professor of criminal justice, 2003—. Consultant to Development Research Institutes.


International Police Executive Symposium, American Society of Criminology, Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences.


Police Foundation Award, 1996, for research on physical testing; Enterprise Initiative Award, City of New York, 2001, for innovative work on electronic mapping.


Policing within the Law: A Case Study of the New York City Police Department, Praeger (Westport, CT), 2003.

Contributor to books, including Professions of Faith: Living and Working As a Catholic,edited by James Martin and Jeremy Langford, Sheed & Ward (Franklin, WI), 2002; and Homeland Security for Police Administration: Recruitment, Retention, and Organizational Strategies, edited by Joseph Pascarella, Prentice Hall (Upper Saddle River, NJ). Contributor to periodicals, including Policing andJustice Research and Policy. Guest editor, Police Practice and Research, 2002.