Tammany Hall Sweep
New Police Shake Up Hits 37 Detectives
7 Captains Shifted
The New York Times, November 11, 1923
– Case Description
Police Commissioner Enright caused another stir in the Police Department yesterday afternoon when he sent thirty-seven second grade detective sergeants to patrol duty in various precincts, assigned thirty-nine policemen from patrol duty to take their places and shifted seven Captains to other precincts. Among those assigned to replace them is Henry Flattery of Jamaica, Queens.