police officer http://wvxu.org en Author and former CPD officer Howard Rahtz http://wvxu.org/post/author-and-former-cpd-officer-howard-rahtz <p><a href="http://howardrahtz.com/"><strong>Howard Rahtz</strong> </a>has a fascinating background: 18 years as a Cincinnati police officer, attaining the rank of captain. He also served as coordinator of the SWAT negotiating team and was in charge of the Central Vice Control Section, where his focus was on reducing the assets of drug traffickers. He has put all that experience, plus a degree in rehab counseling, to try and further efforts to take drugs off the streets. He joins Ann Thompson to discuss his latest book, <a href="http://www.amazon.com/Drugs-Crime-Violence-Trafficking-Treatment/dp/0761859675/ref=sr_1_1?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;s=books&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1364311101&amp;sr=1-1&amp;keywords=howard+rahtz"><strong>Drugs, Crime and Violence: From Trafficking to Treatment</strong>,</a> in which he lays out a method to choke off the revenue stream that supports the drug traffickers.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 05:30:15 +0000 Ann Thompson 10783 at http://wvxu.org Author and former CPD officer Howard Rahtz