Oral history interview with Robert T. Johnson

Photo of Robert T. Johnson. Courtesy of the Office of the Bronx County District Attorney.

Oral History details


Oral history interview with Robert T. Johnson, District Attorney of Bronx County, since 1989. Topics covered include his education; his career as a public defender, assistant district attorney and criminal court judge. He discusses affirmative action, the crack epidemic, capital punishment, prosecuting gun possession cases, and police misconduct.

Associated with

Robert T Johnson (interviewee); Jeffrey Kroessler (interviewer); Larry E. Sullivan (interviewer)


June 28 2006 (interviewed)
July 6 2006 (interviewed)
November 14 2006 (interviewed)


Johnson, Robert T., 1948- -- Interviews
New York (State). District Attorney (Bronx County)
Criminal justice, Administration of -- New York (State)

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Interview audio & transcript copyright John Jay College of Criminal Justice