So Harasym, the source says, refused the assignment.
Several months later, he was transferred out of internal affairs.
Since then we've learned what happened, and it's like Richard Harasym is a 23-year veteran of the Nassau County Police Department who, as of last summer, had been a detective in the elite internal affairs unit for 12 years.
His job was to catch crooked cops, root out corruption, and police the police.
But I will tell you this much: I was never contacted by Bill O' Reilly or anyone associated with him and asked to launch an investigation." Asked if he knew O' Reilly personally, Mulvey replied, "Yes." He refused to answer further questions.