John Miller (police official)

journalist and law enforcement official

John Miller (born 1958 or 1959)[1] is the Deputy Commissioner of Intelligence & Counterterrorism of the NYPD. He is the former Associate Deputy Director of National Intelligence for Analytic Transformation and Technology.[2]

John Miller
John Miller in 2019.jpg
John Miller in 2019
Born1958/1959 (age 63–64)[1]
OccupationDeputy Commissioner New York Police Department
Spouse(s)Emily Helen Altschul (m. 2002)
RelativesArthur Goodhart Altschul Sr. (father in law)
Siri von Reis (mother in law)
Serena Altschul (sister in law)
Frank Altschul (grandfather in law)
Deputy Commissioner of Intelligence & Counter-terrorism, New York City Police Department
Assumed office
January 1, 2014
Preceded byDavid Cohen

He was an Assistant Director of Public Affairs for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Miller is also a former ABC News reporter and anchorman. He is best known for conducting a May 1998 interview with Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan.[3][4]


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Bratton: CBS News correspondent John Miller to be NYPD's counter-terrorism chief". Daily News. New York. January 3, 2014. The 55-year-old from New Jersey has held top jobs in the NYPD, FBI, and ran counter-terror efforts for the LAPD under Police Commissioner Bill Bratton
  2. Chief FBI Spokesman John Miller Stepping Down,, August 18, 2009
  3. "Who Is Bin Laden?", PBS Frontline, May 1998.
  4. "1998 – Osama Bin Laden Interview with ABC John Miller", YouTube.