Books tagged: police corruption

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A Ghostly Christmas Present
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Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
It's hard to beat being thrown in an out-of-state jail on a trumped up charge as a Christmas present, but detective Clarke Lantham loves a challenge. So when he calls up his brother for help with bail, he thinks he's prepared for the ordeal of spending a holiday weekend with relatives who put the "strange" back in "estranged." That was his first mistake.
Mid Ocean
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,560. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The year is 1984, the height of the South Florida drug war. Miami and its surrounding communities resemble the wild west where easy money, fast boats and danger on the high seas await for one unsuspecting rookie Customs Agent. In the novel Mid Ocean by T. Rafael Cimino, the sea really does hold many secrets.
Gavel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,090. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Wildlife photographer Andrew Pringle stumbles into a world of corruption and violence as he tries to make sense of his brother's murder. Gavel is a story about forbidden passions, entrapment and a lust for power at the highest levels of Australian society.
Justice Without Trial: Law Enforcement in Democratic Society
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 139,110. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
New Fourth Edition of the acclaimed and foundational study of police culture and practice, political accountability, application of and obedience to the rule of law in stops and arrests, and the dilemma of law versus order in free societies--by a renowned sociologist using innovative and influential observation research techniques. With new Preface by the author and new Foreword by Candace McCoy.
Mayhem of the Miserables!
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Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 34,880. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
The objective of this novella is to entertain you through unravelling the dynamics of the Indian White Collar Crime, the cunning, comedy and cruelty of the miniscule criminals against the meek, muddled, mortified & the miserable majority – which has been the story of India! But this could well be occurring in your own Courtyard - irrespective of your Nationality!
The Prisoner's Hat - Crime and Police Prison Drama
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
What crime would someone have to commit before being jailed, dragged, forced to the ground with a knee to the face, left hungry and covered in blood? Believe it or not, in this case it was for wearing a hat. Based on a true story of an activist sent to jail for simply wearing a hat. How far will a guard go just following orders?
Darkness Descending: A Mimi/Gianna Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,740. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Politics, religion and gender identity collide in this fourth Mimi/Gianna mystery. Police Lt. Gianna Maglione, head of the Hate Crimes Unit, finds that there's enough hatred to keep her employed for a lifetime. Ace reporter Mimi Patterson, tired of writing about corrupt government officials, finds that corruption is an equal opportunity evil--it exists everywhere, including in "safe" places.
Copaganda: Why the Constitution Doesn't Apply to You
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
A light-hearted look at police brutality, judicial malfeasance and media complicity.
Total Misconduct
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,300. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
When Lieutenant Samuel Clark was a supervisor with the Newark New Jersey Police Department, he discovered widespread systemic police corruption. Shockingly, high-ranking police officials protected several police officers involved in burglaries, and other crimes. This book presents precise details about the retaliation Clark endured, and the results of his efforts to arrest police corruption.
Bordello Politique
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,800. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Dolly Fine called it: “There’s only one mob in San Francisco—the police.” Bordello Politique is a historic crime novel based on the true story of San Francisco’s most notorious madam, a clever and dangerous woman trapped in the police graft scandal of 1937.