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Saltwater Cowboy
McBride, Tim

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In 1979, Wisconsin native Tim McBride hopped into his Mustang and headed south. He was twenty-one, and his best friend had offered him a job working as a crab fisherman in Chokoloskee Island, a town of fewer than 500 people on Florida's Gulf Coast. Easy of disposition and eager to experience life...

To Protect and Serve
Stamper, Norm

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The police in America belong to the people—not the other way around. Yet millions of Americans experience their cops as racist, brutal, and trigger-happy: an overly aggressive, militarized enemy of the people. For their part, today's officers feel they are under siege—misunderstood, unfairly crit...

My Brother Moochie - Regaining Dignity in the Face of Crime, Poverty, and Racism in the American South
Bailey, Issac J.

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A rare first-person account that combines a journalist’s skilled reporting with the raw emotion of a younger brother’s heartfelt testimony of what his family endured after his eldest brother killed a man and was sentenced to life in prison.At the age of nine, Issac J. Bailey saw his hero, his eld...

Shot All to Hell
Gardner, Mark Lee

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In Shot All to Hell, Mark Lee Gardner, author of the critically acclaimed To Hell on a Fast Horse, re-creates the most famous bank robbery of all time, involving the legendary James-Younger gang's final shocking holdup--the infamous Northfield Raid--and the thrilling two-week chase that followed....

Creepy Crawling: Charles Manson and the Many Lives of America's Most Infamous Family
Melnick, Jeffrey

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"Creepy crawling" was the Manson Family's practice of secretly entering someone's home and, without harming anyone, leaving only a trace of evidence that they had been there, some reminder that the sanctity of the private home had been breached. Now, author Jeffrey Melnick reveals just how much t...

Burned: A Story of Murder and the Crime That Wasn't
Humes, Edward

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Was a monstrous killer brought to justice or an innocent mother condemned?On an April night in 1989, Jo Ann Parks survived a house fire that claimed the lives of her three small children. Though the fire at first seemed a tragic accident, investigators soon reported finding evidence proving that ...

Who Killed These Girls? (Cold Case: The Yogurt Shop Murders)
Lowry, Beverly

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From the author of Crossed Over, another masterful account of a horrible crime: the murder of four girls, countless other ruined lives, and the evolving complications of the justice system that frustrated the massive attempts--for twenty-five years now--to find and punish those who committed it. ...

The Map Thief
Blanding, Michael

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Once considered a respectable rare-map dealer, E. Forbes Smiley made millions and was highly esteemed for his knowledge; until he was arrested for slipping maps out of books in the Yale University library. Though pieces of the story have been told before, Blanding is the first reporter to gain ac...

Thompson, Tony

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The shocking inside story of life in a biker gang, from one of Britain’s top true-crime writers As a member of the international motorcycle club known as the Pagans, Daniel "Snake Dog” Boone had a ringside seat to some of the most violent biker battles ever fought. When he joined his...

The Crime Fighter
Maple, Jack

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Former NYPD Deputy Commissioner Jack Maple was a man in a bow tie and homburg--he was also on a mission to revolutionize the way crime is fought: how cops go after crooks, and how they prevent crime in the first place. And he succeeded. But Maple is not satisfied. In The Crime Fighter, he shows ...

Out of Thin Air: A True Story of Impossible Murder in Iceland
Adeane, Anthony

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In 1974, two men vanished without a trace under suspicious circumstances, shocking the people of Iceland, where serious crime is almost non-existent. More than a year later there seemed to be a breakthrough when a small-time crook named Erla Bolladottir described a dream to police that they inter...

Gods of Mischief
Rowe, George

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Gods of Mischief is the harrowing, no-holds-barred true story of a bad guy turned good who busted open one of the most violent motorcycle gangs in history. George Rowe's gritty and high-octane story offers not only a clear window into the violent world of the motorcycle outlaw but a gripping tal...

Shot All to Hell
Gardner, Mark Lee

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It was the most famous bank robbery of all time, involving the legendary James-Younger gang's final shocking holdup - the infamous Northfield Raid - and the thrilling two-week chase that followed. Mark Lee Gardner, author of the critically acclaimed To Hell on a Fast Horse, takes us inside Northf...

A Good Month for Murder - The Inside Story of a Homicide Squad
Wilber, Del Quentin

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Bestselling author Del Quentin Wilber tells the inside story of how a homicide squad - a dedicated, colorful team of detectives - does its almost impossible job.Twelve homicides, three police-involved shootings and the furious hunt for an especially brutal killer - February 2013 was a good month ...

Criminal That I Am
Ridha, Jennifer

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Criminal That I Am is a defense attorney’s account of the criminal justice system as seen through the prism of a particular case: her own. Jennifer Ridha is enlisted to defend Cameron Douglas in a federal drug trafficking case while he is incarcerated in a maximum-security prison under difficult,...

Hard Road: Bernie Guindon and the Reign of the Satan's Choice Motorcycle Club
Edwards, Peter

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The spiritual godfather of Canadian bikers tells the story of his fascinating life.You could call Bernie Guindon the Sonny Barger of Canadian bikers (but not to his face). The founder of Satan's Choice, Guindon led what was in the 1960s the second-largest biker club in the world (after the Hells ...

Hate Crimes Revisited
Levin, Jack

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Hate crimes - violence aimed at individuals because they are members of a particular group - were once considered the rare illegal actions of a small but vocal assortment of extremists who thrived on hating minorities. No more. In this new book by two of the country's leading experts on hate cr...

4,000 Days
Fellows, Warren

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In 1978, Thai officials captured Warren Fellows attempting to smuggle heroin into his native Australia. The author spent the next twelve years in Bangkok's infamous Bang Kwang prison. Thrown into this crumbling, understaffed hellscape - prowled by sadistic guards and violent inmates; unsanitary...

Pros and Cons: The Criminals Who Play in the NFL
Benedict, Jeff

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They're America's heroes. Darlings of television sports and role models to millions of kids everywhere, National Football League players have come to personify the American dream. But, in a recent random sampling of NFL players, it was estimated that one out of every five players has been charg...

A Good Month for Murder: The Inside Story of a Homicide Squad
Wilber, Del Quentin

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Twelve homicides, three police-involved shootings, and the furious hunt for an especially brutal killer - February 2013 was a good month for murder in suburban Washington, D.C.After gaining unparalleled access to the homicide unit in Prince George's County, which borders the nation's capital, Del...

The Cartel
Breen, Stephen

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The definitive account of the rise of the Kinahan gang and the deadly feud that has shocked the nation.He is one of Ireland's most successful CEOs, running a global multinational with operations on every continent and a turnover in the billions. However, Christy Kinahan will never be celebrated i...

SWAT Teams
Snow, Robert L.

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Ever since Charles Whitman was stopped by police after fatally shooting over a dozen innocent people in 1966 from his perch atop the University of Texas clock tower, "SWAT team" has become a household word. In this compelling book, police veteran Robert L. Snow takes us into the midst of the nat...

The Secret Life of Bikers
Langton, Jerry

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Hells Angels. Bandidos. Outlaws. Vagos. What would you do if a biker sat beside you in a bar? What about if a group of leather-and-denim-clad tough guys established a clubhouse in your neighbourhood? Television and movies glamourize bikers as freedom fighters, men who do things their own way, bro...

Pure Evil: Inside the Minds and Crimes of Britain's Worst Criminals
Wansell, Geoffrey

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Pure Evil takes a close look at the country's deadliest criminals, from those who horrified the nation to those less famous but equally brutal; they are all serving life sentences behind bars, but what made them do it?Delving deeper into the stories of lifers such as Jeremy Bamber, Joanna Dennehy...

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