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LawCrossing’s Judges Guide
Price: Free! Words: 11,460. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
LawCrossing’s Judges Guide features profiles of inspirational and influential judges who apply the law and oversee the legal process in courts around the country. They have presided over cases everywhere from superior courts to television courts—and there’s even a potential Supreme Court nominee thrown in.
End of the Road
Series: The Rozzers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,680. Language: British English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
If you thought being an unarmed British cop was tough, deciding to become one can be even tougher.
Uniform Decisions: My Life in the LAPD and the North Hollywood Shootout
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,670. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by End of Watch Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
"Uniform Decisions: My Life in the LAPD and the North Hollywood Shootout," by Officer John Caprarelli. February 28, 1997 - Los Angeles was the scene of a botched robbery at a Bank of America. Officer Caprarelli was one of the first officers at the scene. Before a national TV audience, he confronted one of the robbers, provoking a gun battle and exchanging numerous shots before the gunman fell.
Cops Don't Run
Series: The Rozzers, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: British English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Swapping his army-greens for police-blues, ex-solder Diem initially suspects he has joined 'just another army'. All that changes however, once he is let loose on the unsuspecting public that make up the beautiful English university city of Cambridge. From mad axe-men to heart-breaking agony messages, the new probationary cop samples everything that life has to throw at him. But will he prevail?
The Mural
You set the price! Words: 2,560. Language: Australian English. Published: September 29, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The prawn factory in Carnarvon had to be one of the worst places I have ever had the misfortune of working in. A short story about hell town [2012]-
Chili Pimping in Atlantic City: The Memoir of a Small-Time Pimp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,760. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012 by Strategic Media Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
The controversial autobiography of Michael "Mick-Man" Gourdine pulls no punches and provides an honest and shocking look at what one man from the wrong side of tracks felt compelled to do to achieve the American Dream. Gourdine became a pimp who operated primarily on the streets of Atlantic City, while working as a corrupt NYPD cop who specialized in narcotics trafficking and prostitution.
Sarge! Cases of a Chicago Police Detective Sergeant in the 1960s, ’70s, and ’80s
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,680. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
“SARGE!” is a fascinating memoir by the late Chicago Police Detective Sergeant John A. DiMaggio, one of the most decorated officers on the force during a career that spanned the years 1957 to 1991. Among his awards are two Superintendent’s Awards of Valor and Mayor Richard J. Daley’s Praiseworthy Acknowledgment Plaque for Exceptional Act of Bravery Involving Risk of Life.
The Boy on the Bicycle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,430. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2018 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
On the night of September 15, 1956, seven-year-old Wayne Mallette, was brutally murdered on the grounds of the Canadian National Exhibition in Toronto. The chief suspect was a “boy on a bicycle” seen pedalling away from the CNE.
The Knapp Commission An Investigation of Police Corruption in New York City 1971-1972
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
My e-book examines the Knapp Commission's 1971 probe of police corruption in the New York Police Department. I've included witness testimony, controversial reaction to the publication, citizen feedback as well as outrage by one New York city alderman about the publication of its findings. Efforts to reform the NYPD had emerged almost as early as its founding in 1844.
Constable for Life: Chronicles of a Canadian Mountie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,780. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
This collection of short stories presents the reader with a refreshing view of policing. Entwined with the many humorous tales are some that tell of the darker realities of life. The Constable for Life anecdotes relate how a common sense, well-rounded individual attempts to police in the square mould of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.
Buried in the Walls — A petty criminal/drug addict’s travels through the Washington State penal system
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,280. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2019 by Fideli Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Author G.J. "Face" White takes readers on a roller coaster ride through his life of drugs, women, crime, jail time and the epiphany he reached that's kept him on the straight and narrow path since his final release from prison. The multitude of colorful characters that populate Face's life make this a fast-paced and entertaining read.
Mowing It When I Like
Series: Wellington Boots. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 60,620. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Following on from book two in the Wellington Boots series, this true story is taken up again close to the date of what was to be the next adventure; a six month posting to the sunshine island of Cyprus. Later, and before self-destructing totally, much to the amusement of those that know him best, he made an unexpected decision. Surprising even himself, he became a police officer...
Nine Lives Short Story Collection, Book 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,600. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
A collection of exciting and humorous true police stories from my years as a police officer. They show the reader what it is really like to work in law enforcement. If you have a good sense of humor you might even keep your sanity. You just can't make this stuff up, because no one would believe it could actually happened.
The Last Marshal
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » Wild west
Mound City, situated in the northwest corner of the great state of Missouri, is known by some as “The Place Where The West Began”. Before modern day police departments, many small mid-western town were policed by a marshal and his deputy. If you like history and law enforcement, experience what law enforcement was like in Mound City in the 60's, seen through the eyes of Deputy Marshal Jim Broker.
Behind the Scenes: Skeletons in my Closet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018 by Mischievous Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Download sneak peeks and behind-the-scenes secrets of writing Skeletons in my Closet, the unconventional police memoir by Detective Dave Sweet and Sarah Graham.
Hard Luck Larry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
His wounds were nearly healed from the unfortunate beating he had suffered at the hands of an old blind man with his white cane in the bus station waiting room last month. He was still getting a hard time about it from the other officers. A sharp pain briefly crossed his forehead over his left eye. Larry rubbed the small lump on his forehead that was almost invisible now.
A South Philadelphia Numbers Racket Linked To Police Payoffs June 1956
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
In June 1956 the Philadelphia Inquirer reported the suspension of a policeman who had taken payoffs from South Philly gamblers. One of the gamblers, James "Jimmy" Singleton had been arrested twenty-four times since 1928. Singleton worked for dapper crime boss Marco Reginelli in the south and southwest Philadelphia area. Gambler Michael Switz controlled the racket in central Philadelphia.
Small Town Cop/Big City Crimes {A Man, His Dogs and a Badge}
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 151,040. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
The true story of a man that went the distance in Law Enforcement. His K-9 unit, his Dogs and his badge gave him the strength and courage to bring down the biggest of criminals. It might have been a small town but the crimes were anything but.
The Nashville Bounty Hunters: True Stories About The Team That Captured Twenty Fugitives In Thirty Six Hours
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,760. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
This book is about the history of bounty hunting, the ins and outs of the field, and some personal experiences my team has had tracking, apprehending, and incarcerating Tennessee's fugitives from justice.
Sir Harry Gibbs: Without fear or favour
Price: $2.36 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
This biography concerns one of Queensland's and Australia's most distinguished lawyers and jurists, Sir Harry Gibbs. Born in Ipswich in 1917, he studied law at the University of Queensland before going on to a legal career of great accomplishment, culminating in his taking the top position in the Australian judicial system. He was Chief Justice of the Australian High Court from 1981-1987.

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