420 books (21 pages) in this category
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 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 Peter Doyle
<p>In the 1920s Sydney police began assembling a gallery of the city's most light-fingered, fleet-footed, silver-tongued rogues. These images resurfaced in the 1980s, long after the original paperwork had been lost. This book offers a glimpse ...
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 ...
by James Morton
"<p><i>Dangerous to Know</i> documents murders known and not so well known, conmen and their victims, street gangs of the early twentieth century, crime lords of the 1920s, dock wars of the 1970s, bikers, sex offenders, and the drug gangs of ...
Drugs, death and destroyed lives ... the inside story of the internet's evil twin
by Eileen Ormsby
Hitmen for hire, drugs for sale. Inside the dangerous world that lurks beneath the bright, friendly light of your internet screen ...
by Ross Coulthart
A true and chilling first hand account of the criminal involvement of the feared Bandidos gang - the most powerful and influential crime group currently operating in Australia and North America today - and how one man broke their code and turned
by Bouda Simon
Simon Bouda is one of the most recognisable and well respected faces on news TV. Highly regarded by his peers, Simon rose through the ranks as a police roundsman on Sydney’s newspaper scene before joining the National Nine Network.This book ...
by Grace Tobin
What Mark and Faye Leveson have endured to discover the truth about the mysterious death of their son Matt is unfathomable. For the ten years after Matt's disappearance in September 2007, they tirelessly searched bushland for his body and ...
Policing Roy Grace's Brighton
by Graham Bartlett
<b>A gripping account of Brighton's toughest cases by long-serving detective Graham Bartlett and bestselling author Peter James.</b> Fans of Peter James and his bestselling Roy Grace series of crime novels know that his books draw on in-depth ...
The True Story of a Serial Killer, the Great London Smog, and the Strangling of a City
by Kate Winkler Dawson