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CopShop by Gerard Mak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,740. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
What am I? You complain that I earn too much, but want me available twenty-four hours a day. It would not enter your mind to tell your doctor how to perform, yet you tell me how to do my job. You complain that something has to be done about crime but refuse to become involved. But you forget your possessions, your family, and your life are in the hands of my colleagues and me. I am a Cop!
Out There by Diane Fanning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking, Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
"I was astonished by how good this book was--insightful, well-written and fascinating." Hugh Aynesworth, four time Pulitzer Prize nominee. OUT THERE, the in-depth story of how Captain Lisa Nowak, astronaut, mother and role model, drove cross-country wearing diapers to stalk and attack her love rival. Her successful career and unique fall from grace chronicles women’s social and economic struggle.
Oxley-Gatton Murders by Neil Bradford
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A reconstruction of the Carcoar, Oxley and Gatton murders which establishes a connection between the murders in New South Wales and Queensland, Australia, and reveals the identity of those responsible for the unsolved 1898 Oxley and Gatton murders in Queensland, including the demise of the Gatton murderer, Thomas Day, two years later in New South Wales, knowledge of which the Government
When The Thin Blue Line Begins To Blur by Khalfani Yabuku
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,980. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
In light of the increase in tensions between our nations' police departments and the urban communities they serve, this book offers a timely remedy for citizens and officers alike. The author skillfully takes us on a journey of his struggles to start the healing process between the Atlanta Police Department and the urban communities it's sworn to serve and protect.
You’ll never walk alone by Debbie Singh
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,370. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
A true story about the ‘Bangkok Hilton’ Debbie Singh’s life fell apart when she received a letter from her brother out of the blue. He had been sentenced to 10 years in Klong Prem prison in Bangkok for attempting to cash false travellers cheques. The severity of the sentence shocked Singh, who set of to Bangkok to support him and later to locate his Thai born son. Appalled by the horrendous circum
Faces: Imprisoned Women and Their Struggle with the Criminal Justice System by Betty May
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies(5.00 from 1 review)
In 2008 a group of women serving life sentences for capital crimes decided to reach out to at-risk youth and warn them of the consequences of bad choices. With the mantra: If we can help just one kid, all this work will be worth it, they produced and performed a play: FACES. The play became a phenomenon and reached hundreds of people—in the prison and at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
Gangs and Guerrillas - Ideas from Counterinsurgency and Counterterrorism - Understanding the Adversary, Becoming a Terrorist, Ethnography, Group Identity, Young Male Problem by Progressive Management
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 71,680. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The goal of this project is to share the ideas developed to fight insurgents and terrorists and see if they can be adapted or modified to help the people of Salinas think about their city's problem with gangs in an innovative way.
Real Life Dramas: Boxed Set Collection by Darren G. Burton
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 181,720. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This digital boxed set contains all 3 volumes of the popular Real Life Dramas series. With 23 gripping stories spanning more than 600 pages, the reader is guaranteed many hours of reading pleasure.
Guide for Dumb Crooks by Ken Gilleo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Here's a collection of 100 case histories featuring the dumbest crooks from around the world, although most are from the USA. Each case is illustrated with graphics by the author or with mug shots of the crooks themselves, posted by the arresting agencies. 100% of the author's proceeds will be donated to the Florida Sheriff's Association (FSA) whose programs help reduce the number of dumb crooks.
Early American Criminals: An American Newgate Calendar, Chronicling the Lives of the Most Notorious Criminal Offenders from Colonial America and the New Republic by Anthony Vaver
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 89,690. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » American
In “Early American Criminals,” crime historian, Anthony Vaver, examines early America’s most notorious criminals: burglars, murderers, pirates, counterfeiters, and other offenders who would be recognized as criminals even by today’s standards. Yet in telling the stories of these criminals, Vaver shows how early Americans both thought about and punished criminals differently than we do today.
Buried Children by Daniel Farcas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,100. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
I’m not a writer, I didn’t write this book, life wrote this book. All I can offer you is my reality, my simple truth. The book burst out of my journal as its own identity after 20 years of weekly confessions. I guess you couldn’t really understand me and my friends sufferance without reading this book. What happened under the communist streets of Bucharest will sink into your mind...
Enormous Stories: Hard-Boiled Cleveland Journalism by James Renner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century
A collection of short nonfiction by Cleveland journalist James Renner.
FBI Forensic DNA Analysis and Database: CODIS, National DNA Index System, Federal DNA Database Unit (FDDU), Familial Search, Quality Assurance, National DNA Index System (NDIS) Procedures by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,460. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This essential guide to FBI forensic DNA analysis and database management reproduces important guides and manuals, including the National DNA Index System (NDIS) Operational Procedures Manual, FBI Quality Assurance Standards Audit for Forensic DNA Testing Laboratories and Federal DNA Database Unit DNA Buccal Collection Kit Training and Procedures.
Stone City: Life In The Penitentiary by Steven Jennings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,040. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Eighteen years into a 43 year sentence, Steven Jennings takes you inside this hidden society and truly exposes the realities of prison life. In a world full of misconduct, it’s extremely hard to go legit, yet necessary to become a productive member of society. Can Steven truly change his ways inside such a hostile environment? Images were taken with illegal cell phones smuggled in by inmates.
Aspen, Snow, Blow, and Bo by Sherrie Lueder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Aspen, Snow, Blow, and Bo - The true story of Bohdan Mazur and his bizarre life of being an outlaw ski bum. He recounts memories of growing up in a home he considered a wonderland but mixed with domestic violence and alcohol abuse. His father encouraged Bo to follow an easier path, urging him...“Never work for a big corporation son—be a criminal and join the mob!" So he took it to heart and did.
The Hero Among Us: Memoirs of an FBI Witness Hunter by Jim Ingram
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,440. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Sartoris Literary. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Jim Ingram is to the FBI what Elliot Ness was to the Treasury Department—a larger-than-life symbol of American justice, a Klan-busting crime fighter who was involved with some of the highest profile FBI cases of the 1950s, 1960s and 1970s.
A Murder of Crows Deliverance by Tony Crowe
Series: A Murder of Crows, Second Book . Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the second book telling the true story of Tony Crowe's journey through the prison system of England as an angry man. In a strange twist he finds love in the most unusual place. The anger he has toward the people who lied in court is taken from him in a second by a supernatural encounter. Its a love story. A story of pain. With a strange humor running through his candied tale of woe.
How to Write and Sell True Crime by Gary Provost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
It all starts with a newspaper article depiciting an unthinkable crime in a local community. From these headlines, a skilled writer can weave a full-length book - developing the characters, determining the motives, reporting on the judgment. That writer could be you.
De Achterdam - Hoe een Alkmaars straatje strijdtoneel van advocaten en politici werd by Arno Ruitenbeek
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: Dutch. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
‘De Achterdam’ beschrijft de historische ontwikkeling van een Alkmaars straatje. Centraal staat de strijd die decennialang is gevoerd voor en tegen de prostitutie. Het is misschien goed om het op deze plaats te zeggen, mogelijk om teleurstelling te voorkomen: dit is geen boek over hoeren en hoerenlopers.
Werewolves by Zachary Graves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,530. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Canary Press eBooks Limited. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism, Nonfiction » New Age » Mysticism
This book explores the myths and the legends of this fantastical creature and questions the many realities behind the fantasies. Was it easier for society to blame serial murders on a demonic hairy beast with ravaging fangs than to admit a human being could commit such atrocities? Whatever the case, werewolves continue to live on and have been the stars of literature and film for decades.