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Hugh M. McGowan, Ph.D.

Doctor Hugh McGowan retired from the NYPD after 35 years of service. In his last 13 years with the department he was the Commanding Officer and Chief Negotiator of the Hostage Negotiation Team. During his tenure he personally responded to and coordinated negotiations at over 1,500 hostage, barricaded subject and suicide incidents.