Tony DeStefano has covered organized crime for over three decades
For the past 20 years he has been a reporter for Newsday in New York City,
specializing in criminal justice and legal affairs.
As part of the staff of Newsday, Mr. DeStefano has covered a number of major trials
including those of subway gunman Bernhard Goetz (1987),
The Happy Land Social Club Fire (1991), reputed Gambino crime boss
Peter Gotti (2003), former Bonanno crime boss Joseph Massino (2004)
and the so called "Mafia Cops" (2006).