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The First Night; Small Town Fumblings of a Rookie Police Officer by Elizabeth Petrucelli
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
The First Night; Small Town Fumblings of a Rookie Police Officer is an amusing account of Officer Petrucelli’s first night on the job. You won’t find a police thriller or even a crime mystery here, just a short story about her neurotic experiences.
Poison Heads by Jonny English
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
In Poison Heads, Jonny English writes of his first years in the Manchester Police Force at the time of the IRA bombings. A Police Constable who was actually there and on the scene, English “tells all” about life in the Manchester Police Force as it really was during the 1970s: love, corruption, violence and more. This is the true story, told by a man who was there!
Still Seeking Justice: One Officer's Story by Joel E. Gordon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
The real life story of former Baltimore City and Crofton, Maryland Police Officer and Kingwood, West Virginia Chief of Police Joel E. Gordon. From his childhood prayers to his teenage observations of police operations, through an entire law enforcement career filled with both triumphs and injustices. Experience a riveting first hand account of police experiences and affirmative action mandates.
Good Cop, Bad Daughter: Memoirs of an Unlikely Police Officer by Christine Bronstein
Price: $15.95 USD. Words: 80,560. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
Good Cop, Bad Daughter is an often humorous, poignant adventure story of Karen’s journey from pot-smoking Cal student to SF street cop. Recounting the story of the first female cops in SF, she reflects on life with her bi-polar mother, and comes to realize her chaotic past unwittingly provided the perfect foundation for her chosen career.
The Last Marshal by Jim Broker
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.
The Nashville Bounty Hunters: True Stories About The Team That Captured Twenty Fugitives In Thirty Six Hours by Paul Fowler
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.
Steven Truscott: Decades of Injustice by Nate Hendley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,270. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
Imagine being a 14 year-old boy who takes a classmate on a bike ride one spring evening. In the days to follow, the classmate is found dead and you stand accused of rape and murder.
My Kind of Town by Anthony Sabatello
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,570. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by The von Raesfeld Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
My Kind of Town chronicles the real life experiences of a Chicago cop during the early 1960s. Anthony Sabatello’s brief career with the Chicago Police Department was spent in the Patrol Division and in the Traffic Division, which enables him to provide different perspectives on being a “copper” in the Windy City.
Nine Lives Short Story Collection, Book 2 by William T. Moyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement
This is the second collection of hilariously funny true police adventures. "The Biscuit" concerns a particularly grisly car accident. "Fun With winos" is just as it sounds. "The Bionic man" is amazing. "Fritz" is a humorous dog story. "Kung Fu" is about the unusual training of officer "Killer Diller". Each is true and each is edgy and fun.
Hard Luck Larry by William T. Moyer
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.
Nine Lives Short Story Collection, Book 1 by William T. Moyer
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.
Bad Luck Officer by Suzie Ivy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,430. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by D'Elen McClain. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At the age of 45 Suzie Ivy survived the police academy. Now she needs to learn the lessons that only working as a cop on the streets can teach her.
LawCrossing’s Judges Guide by advait pradhan
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.
Chili Pimping in Atlantic City: The Memoir of a Small-Time Pimp by Michael Gourdine
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.
Constable for Life: Chronicles of a Canadian Mountie by Chuck Bertrand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,780. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and 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.
Uniform Decisions: My Life in the LAPD and the North Hollywood Shootout by John Caprarelli
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.
The Powder Blue Negliee: Memoirs Of A Probation Officer by Kurt Niemann
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,950. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Through the eyes of a frontline officer, these tales are raucous, fun, and heartbreaking in equal measure. Loosely autobiographical, The Powder Blue Negligee: Adventures of a Probation Officer by Kurt Niemann provides a stunning view of the criminal justice systen.