- 60 min
Charles Rose is a federal prosecutor.
Charlie Rose grew up in the Bronx, and earned his law degree from Brooklyn Law School in 1979, when he was 32. That same year he became an assistant U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York.
He had a slew of titles during 15 years there, and prosecuted the entire catalogue of bad guys – bank robbers, drug dealers, terrorist bombers, murderers and mobsters. He formed friendships and alliances with police and agents from New York City to Washington, D.C. to Hong Kong and Palermo, Sicily.