446 books (23 pages) in this category
The Adventures of Two Undercover FBI Agents with the World’s Most Charming Con Man
by David Howard
In 1977 the FBI under J Edgar Hoover concerned itself mainly with bank robbers and communists. When Jack Brennan and Jim Wedick, two rookie agents, decide to investigate the biggest white-colour criminal in the world, Phil Kitzer Jr, they are ...
by Paul French
1930s Shanghai could give Chicago a run for its money. In the years before the Japanese invaded, the city was a haven for outlaws from all over the world- a place where pasts could be forgotten, fascism and communism outrun, names invented, ...
The shocking real story of Adelaide's strange and violent underbelly - As seen on TV
by Sean Fewster
by Linton Magnus
<b>Breathtaking investigative journalism from the front line of the cocaine trade.</b> When Colombia's 'King of Cocaine', Pablo Escobar, was killed, the world thought the cocaine industry would crumble. But ten years later the country's ...
True Stories Behind the World's Most Notorious Narcotic
by Wensley Clarkson
How one honest police officer took on Australia's most corrupt police force
by Colin Dillon
The powerful true story of the first police officer to lift the lid on police corruption in Queensland and what then happened to him. ...
The Jack the Strangler Murders
by Brian Forschner
"Cold Serial" paints the picture of five girls who were raped and strangled in the Dayton, Ohio, area between 1900 and 1909. The working conditions, lack of rights for women and police protection, and the sexism of the age portray these girls as
The Creator of Sherlock Holmes and His Criminological Friends
by Stephen Wade
Conan Doyle and the Crimes Club tells of a group of gentlemen friends who had one interest in common: a fascination with crimes and criminals. At the heart of 'The Crimes Club' was Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, creator of Sherlock Holmes. Explaining a
A Sensational Murder, the Quest for Justice and the World's Greatest Detective Writer
by Margalit Fox
Arthur and George meets <i>The Suspicions of Mr Whicher</i>: how the creator of Sherlock Holmes overturned one of the great miscarriages of justice. ...
by Michael Cicchini
The shocking Netflix documentary <i>Making a Murderer</i> left millions of viewers wondering how an apparently innocent man could be wrongfully convicted - not just once, but <i>twice</i>. This book explains, in plain English, the numerous flaws
by Jamelle Wells
From true crime to petty crime - this is the memoir of one of Australia's most experienced court reporters. As a seasoned court reporter, the ABC's Jamelle Wells has filed thousands of stories on murderers, sex offenders, thieves, bad drivers, ...
by Ferdinand Von Schirach
<i>Crime</i> is a collection of true crime stories told by one of Germany's most prominent defense lawyers. Some of the cases are strange, some bewildering and others heartbreaking, but all are told with genuine concern for those who have ...
Masonic Involvement in Murder, Treason and Scandal
by Mike Neville
Crime and the Craft reveals that the Freemasons have been involved in treason, murder, conspiracy, fraud, and scandal for the last 400 years. Nearly every famous case investigated by Scotland Yard-including Jack the Ripper, Dr Crippen, the Great
by Michael Connelly
Stranger than fiction and every bit as gripping, this non-fiction collection contains an introduction by Michael Connelly and an afterword by Michael Carlson. ...
by Keith Moor
<p><b>The true story of Robert Trimbole, Mr Asia and the disappearance of Donald Mackay.</b></p> <p>Robert Trimbole- race-fixer, drug boss, Mafia powerbroker, murder contractor, arms dealer. In the 1970s Trimbole and the Calabrian Mafia ...
by NEIL ROOT
Downfall explores, for the first time, how the Sweeney (the Flying Squad), the Elite Serious Organised Crime Unit and the Obscene Publications Squad (the Dirty Squad) descended to unprecedented levels of corruption in the 1960s and 1970s, ...
The Life of a Chicago Criminal, Las Vegas Mobster, and Government Witness
by Dennis N. Griffin
by Wensley Clarkson
by Cathy Glass
Internationally bestselling author and foster carer Cathy Glass tells the story of one of the first children that she fostered. Little Beth, aged 7, had been brought up by her father after her mother left when she was a toddler. But when he's ...
by Tim Watson-Munro
<b>The extraordinary memoir of a man who has spent his working life looking into the eyes of modern evil. </b> As Australia's most distinguished criminal psychologist, 'Doc' Tim Watson-Munro has assessed over 30,000 'persons of interest' in ...