An FBI Hostage Negotiator Tells His Story Clint Van Zandt played an important role in the formation of the FBI's Hostage Negotiation Program. For more than 20 years, before he retired from the agency in 1995, he helped resolve many high-stakes hostage standoffs. He recounts some of those experiences in the book Facing Down Evil.

An FBI Hostage Negotiator Tells His Story

An FBI Hostage Negotiator Tells His Story

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Clint Van Zandt played an important role in the formation of the FBI's Hostage Negotiation Program.

For more than 20 years, before he retired from the agency in 1995, he helped resolve many high-stakes hostage standoffs, from Rochester, N.Y., to the Philippines.

He recounts some of his bureau experiences in the book Facing Down Evil.

Facing Down Evil
Life on the Edge as an FBI Hostage Negotiator
By Clint Van Zandt, Daniel Paisner

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