Award-winning journalist Jeff Kamen is the co-author with Robert Kupperman of Final Warning: Averting Disaster in the New Age of Terrorism. His New York Daily News Magazine cover story, “Facing the Terrorists,” provided readers with extraordinary access to the NYPD’s storied Bomb Squad. His news reporting and documentaries on law enforcement, race relations, politics, and religion have been featured on radio TV and in print for more than 40 years. Kamen has reported for NPR, NBC News, ABC and CBS Radio, CBC and Mutual News. Jeff’s documentary, “Outside the Wire,” for the Air Force won the top prize for Pentagon-produced films in 2005. Jeff’s articles and commentaries have appeared in the NY Times, Dallas Morning News, LA Times, Newsweek, Christian Science Monitor, SF Chronicle, Chicago Tribune, the American Journalism Review and Penthouse magazine.
Leslie Stone-Kamen, a photojournalist and retired Doctor of Oriental Medicine is Jeff’s partner in life and in WARRIOR PUPS. Her favorite photo in the book captures the moment when the chief dog trainer at Lackland AFB reassured a puppy by crooning to him and rocking him in his arms like a baby.