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Mike at the New York City Police Museum

Mike Gaynor retired from the
New York City Police Department
as one of the most decorated detectives
in its history

He received more than
60 medals, awards and certificates 
for acts of honesty, integrity, bravery, lifesaving, academic achievement and community service

He was honored to serve the
City of New York and
The United States of America
again on September 11, 2001
when he was activated by the NYPD

His academic achievements include:

Federal Bureau of Investigation
School of Applied Criminal Psychology, 
John Jay College of
Criminal Justice,
Military & Police 
   Specialized & Academy Training,   
Criminal Investigator, Sex Crime Investigator
and Homicide Investigator Courses with
NYPD Detective Bureau

During his career, Mike was named
"Cop Of The Year" and inducted in to
The Police Honor Legion

  A number of Mike's cases have been profiled in books, newspapers and on television

Fernando Bermudez (left) featured in Scott Christianson's book "Inside Wrongful Conviction Cases" stood falsely accused in a 1991 Greenwich Village, New York homicide and his
Private Investigator, Mike Gaynor (right) as seen on TV
Mike's investigation and court testimony played a major in the complete exoneration and release of Fernando after more than 18 years in prison

Update:  Fernando Bermudez declared
Factually Innocent by NYS Supreme Court Judge

Mike Gaynor brings his sense of public service and years of extraordinary experience to
East Coast Detectives, Ltd.

"Simply The Finest"

(718) 668-1250



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