About the Author

book-cover-photos-012Dennis Banahan is a retired Chicago Police Lieutenant (1969-1999), and after a colorful thirty-year career, retired as one of the Department’s most highly decorated police officers. He was a homicide detective from 1973-1981, and then transferred into the Narcotics Section, where he was detailed to the United States Department of Justice’s Drug Enforcement Agency’s Task Force. He was promoted to lieutenant in 1991 and headed both the Tactical and Gang Units at the time of his retirement. Upon his retirement, he wrote his first novel, “Threshold of Pain”.