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Internet Crimes Against Children and Protecting Children in Cyberspace - Role of the Family, Demographics, Law Enforcement, Impact of Internet Crimes, Sexual Solicitation, Harassment, Cyberbullying
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general
Children have always been vulnerable to victimization. Their trusting natures and naivete make them perfect targets for perpetrators—both people they know and those they don't. As children grow into adolescents, they remain vulnerable to victimization.
10 Essential Surveillance Strategies for Operational Success
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
Foot and vehicle surveillance of a target is far more than blindly following someone around. Indeed, it is an art, and, as with any art form, it takes years of practice and study to perfect one's skills. This book assists the surveillance aspirant with perfecting their art.
Magwitch
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,690. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Pegasus Books. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
A fictionalized account of the SS American Legion's mysterious World War II voyage to evacuate the Crown Princess of Norway, her children and American citizens from the World War II cataclysm overtaking Europe. Based on a true life tale of espionage, American spy Nathanial Silas plunges into intrigue and danger in the hunt for intelligence information and finds himself challenged by three women.
The Final Days of Howard Hughes - His Murder and the Takeover Conspiracy Exposed
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,350. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The murder of Howard Hughes by Summa Corp syndicate is finally exposed in this stunning real-life drama. Follow the money, connect the Mormon dots, discover the truth about the fate of this great man, how it was done, and why.
A Fatal Pickup
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 102,780. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
On an October night in 1944 on the outskirts of London, a young soldier who had deserted from the US Army and his teenage partner hijacked a hire car and robbed and brutally murdered the unsuspecting driver. The case made headlines on both sides of the Atlantic. Edna Gammon has now pieced together the full story.
Death In Coney Island The Mafia Murder Of Giuseppe Masseria
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Giuseppe Masseria was involved in gambling, bootlegging, and also the food industry racket. Newspapers from the 1930s wrote that his power rivaled that of Al Capone, who he may have worked with or for. It is interesting that Masseria was lured from his base in Harlem to his death some distance away in Coney Island. It was a savage time in the history of organized crime, the beginning of the 1930s.
Hearts Beneath the Badge
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,090. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Nonviolent
Hearts Beneath the Badge is a unique compilation of stories about officers across the country. It's not about the crimes they witness or the judgement they face; it's about them - Damien, Danny, Frances, Ken, Pamela, Brian, and more. Their thoughts, their fears, their proud moments and their heartbreak. A way to see them as what they are - human.
Waxey Gordon In 1933 Beer Rackets And Tax Evasion
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Waxey Gordon was prosecuted for tax evasion, a crime that Al Capone was convicted of. It took federal agents two and half years to amass enough evidence against Gordon to bring him to trial. Two witnesses were killed in the process. When a jury was selected its members were kept in a hotel throughout the duration of Gordon's trial. My ebook was written from news accounts and ancestry records.
The Times Report of the Trial of William Palmer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 179,420. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
“The Times Report of the Trial of William Palmer” reprints the court transcript of the 1856 poisoning case that riveted Victorian England, edited and corrected for the first time, along with more than 60 woodcuts restored to make them look better than the day they were printed. The books also includes added material, including 250 footnotes, maps, and profiles.
The U.S. Homeland Security Role in the Mexican War Against Drug Cartels - Narcoterrorism, Merida Initiative, Violence and Murders, Methamphetamine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,940. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
This professionally-formatted free-flowing ebook reproduces an important hearing on the Mexican war against drug cartels.
Owney Madden Irish Beer Racketeer Of Prohibition Era New York City
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
By his own count Owney Madden was jailed 140 times. He was imprisoned for the murder of rival gangster Patsy Doyle in 1914. One time Owney was freed from Sing Sing Prison on a writ of habeas corpus. He returned voluntarily after it was discovered that he was leading the high life at Florida's Hialeah Park instead of working at a laundry in Brooklyn under the supervision of a parole officer.
Nozze Infrante
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Price: $1.22 USD. Words: 45,200. Language: Italian. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Anger
A Santo Stefano di Calabria, sotto l'ultimo re dei Borboni, Teresa sposa un infame Capo Urbano, che ha arrestato e fatto condannare suo zio liberale. Il giorno delle nozze scoppia una rivolta, è inviato un reggimento a sedarla. Il colonnello del reggimento arresta il Capo Urbano .Teresa implora aiuto al colonnello, che la violenta. Anni dopo il Capo Urbano prepara la vendetta.
The Way To The Green Card
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
A story of an innocent woman on holiday pursued by a wolf in sheep's clothing. A sad but true story that needs to be heard, it is written for men and women as they have to be informed and protected from such fraud. The deeper question that begs an answer is how desperate are these people that create such crimes against innocent unsuspecting people...Their fellow human beings?
When The Thin Blue Line Begins To Blur
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,980. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: 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.
Fence Rows and The Price of Change
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mr. D.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Fence Rows" and "The Price of Change" come from the writing collection, Essays & More Straight from the Pen, available in print and as an eBook. These essays captivate the readers attention to carry them through movie worthy events. "Fence Rows" first appeared in the ICONOCLAST magazine, as did "Fences." Inside of "The Price of Change," read about the event published by the ICONOCLAST,...
Operation Dolby
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 124,940. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
As a young detective constable, Constantine Buller was appalled by the corruption and the callous games some of his colleagues liked to play on unsuspecting members of the public, so he left the Force. But the bent coppers he had snubbed had long memories. A few years later they set him up by fabricating evidence for a crime he did not commit.
Billion Dollar Lies: How Lennar Corporation Swindled Pensioners, Lenders, And Partners And Undermined The Foundations Of Our Justice System
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
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This is a chilling tale of corporate fraud and deceit that is in a class by itself. When Lennar Corporation was confronted over hundreds of millions of dollars in alleged “losses” in a lucrative development partnership, they hired a scorched-earth litigation team to clean up the mess and conceal the evidence.
A Woman's Deadly Wrath Vera Stretz' Murder Of Dr. Fritz Gebhardt New York City November 12, 1935
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Vera Stretz was a self-confessed killer who believed that she had shot her philandering lover for a good reason. She thought he deserved to die after he vowed to divorce his wife and marry her. He continued to see other women for sex. It is uncertain if Vera was attacked before she shot Dr. Fritz Gebhardt around three a.m. on November 12, 1935. She was tried for first-degree murder for the crime.
You’ll never walk alone
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,370. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by booksmango. Category: 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
Sin, Shame & Secrets: A True Story of the Murder of a Nun, the Conviction of a Priest, and the Cover-up in the Catholic Church
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
In this unique and compelling true-crime story, journalist and author David Yonke presents and analyzes the only case in U.S. history in which a Roman Catholic priest was arrested for the murder of a nun. Father Gerald Robinson of Toledo was arrested by cold-case detectives in April, 2004, convicted of murder in 2006, and died in prison on July 4, 2014.