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Burl Barer,True Crime Classics

True Crime CLASSICS: Former Miami Cop and Author, Michael Berish Joins the Show

True Crime Classics airs Thursdays 1pm ET on  Here Women Talk! The REAL Miami Vice on TRUE CRIME CLASSICS! Burl Barer and Don Woldman welcome Michael Berish to Here Women Talk Michael Berish worked as a patrolman, a detective, and as a supervisor on the City of Miami Police Department for twenty-two years; thirteen of which were spent as an undercover detective in the REAL Miami Vice.  He worked everything from Narcotics & Vice, Prostitution, Gambling and Pornography, to Dignitary Protection of President Jose Napoleon Duarte (of El Salvador) and Pope John Paul II.  Mike became an expert in the field of prosecuting Obscenity, made over 1,000 cases—mostly against organized crime syndicates—and never lost one case.  He testified in front of the Meese Commission on Obscenity during the Reagan Administration and was subpoenaed by the F.B.I. to testify for them, as an expert witness, in New Orleans reference an interstate transportation case. His first novel, “Reflections from the Pit,” won the Best Novel Award from the Public Safety Writers Association. “This book reflects the very ‘soul’ of honesty as well as the constant corruption involved in working as a …