Lin DeVecchio

Special Agent Lin DeVecchio has teamed up with New York Times bestselling author Charles Brandt to write We’re Going to Win This Thing, a true account of DeVecchio’s life inside the organized crime world and his groundbreaking acquittal. It is published by Penguin.

DeVecchio cultivated over fifty secret Mafia informants during his thirty-three years with the FBI.  He spent his last thirteen years as a Supervisory Special Agent, including two years as the Coordinating Supervisor for the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force.  Lin was an FBI firearms instructor and a trained sniper in one of the Bureau's on-call SWAT teams. He received twenty-eight FBI awards and commendations, and was made a member of the NYPD Honor Legion.  Lin appeared as a featured agent in the PBS TV series Inside the FBI.  For the last ten years, Lin has operated his own private investigation firm.