Biography & Autobiography - Law Enforcement

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Vice: One Cop's Story of Patrolling A...

John R. Baker

9 square miles. 10,000 criminals. 130 cops. A riveting memoir by Baker, California's most-decorated police officer Compton: the most violent and crime-ridden city in America. What had been a semi-rural suburb of Los Angeles in the 195...

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Published: Apr 2012

Ranger Confidential: Living, Working,...

Andrea Lankford

The real stories behind the sceneryof America's national parks For twelve years, Andrea Lankford lived in the biggest, most impressive national parks in the world, working a job she loved. She chaperoned baby sea turtles on their jou...

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Published: Apr 2010

Kickin' Doors and Slappin' Whores: Ta...

Tony Smith

I wrote this book to inform and entertain people about a most misunderstood profession. I wanted to convey the fact that I am not some superhuman or a supercool character out of a movie but just some guy trying to make a living in a h...

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Published: Oct 2017

The Vendetta: Special Agent Melvin Pu...

Alston Purvis

In The Vendetta, author Alston Purvis recounts the story of his father, Melvin Purvis, the iconic G-man and public hero made famous by his remarkable sweep of the great Public Enemies of the American Depression—John Dillinger; Prett...

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Published: May 2009

Deep in the Shadows: Undercover in th...

Hipolito Acosta

"You have a lot of enemies, Hipolito. I heard rumors in jail that some of the people you busted are going to try to kill you, so you better watch yourself." U.S. Special Agent Hipolito Acosta had put lots of thugs in jail, b...

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Published: Mar 2017

And They Found No Witches: A True Pol...

Tom Alessi

A member of the Rochester, NY Police Department's Narcotics Unit had a history of theft and illegal activity—a history carefully hidden from his squad members. Believing his luck was running out, the investigator approached federa...

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Published: Jul 2015

Once Upon a Time in Compton: From gan...

Tim Brennan

From Gangsta rap to gang wars and everything in between…. Former Compton police officers Tim Brennan and Robert Ladd have seen it all….. And now, they're telling all….. For twenty years, gang unit detectives Tim Brennan and Rob...

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Published: Apr 2017

C-Case an Unlikely Journey from Trans...

Robert L. Bryan

Against the backdrop of the 1995 merger of the NYC Transit and Housing Police Departments into the New York City Police Department, this is the story of a Transit Police Lieutenant who abruptly finds himself performing a job no cop wa...

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Published: Mar 2017

The Emotions from a Badge: Tales from...

Stephen Cribb

During his career with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, Master Sergeant Cribb worked many different assignments while holding various ranks and titles. With each transfer a new radio number, the call sign used to identify on...

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Published: Feb 2016

Jesus Christ on Killing

Sgt Charlie Eipper

Author Charlie Eipper pens a unique read discussing Christian self-defense. As a police officer with many years in law enforcement, Eipper includes an autobiography and speaks on engaging topics from a place of experience. Eipper reve...

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Published: Feb 2014

Out on Foot: Nightly Patrols and Ghos...

Rocky Elmore

When Rocky Elmore joined the United States Border Patrol, he knew it would be a journey fraught with danger. But little did he know that the very real trails he walked night after night would soon lead him into surreal encounters from...

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Published: Jul 2015

American Radical: Inside the World of...

Tamer Elnoury

The explosive New York Times bestselling memoir of a Muslim American FBI agent fighting terror from the inside.It's no secret that federal agencies are waging a broad, global war against terror. But for the first time, in this memoir,...

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Published: Sep 2018

Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down t...

Mark Felt

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE starring Liam Neeson.The covert Watergate whistleblower tells the story of the dramatic showdown between the FBI and the Nixon White HouseIn the 1970s, Mark Felt was given the code name "Deep Throat&quo...

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Published: Sep 2017

Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of T...

Sybrina Fulton

Trayvon Martin's parents take readers beyond the news cycle with an account only they could give: the intimate story of a tragically foreshortened life and the rise of a movement.Soon to be a docuseries on the Paramount Network produc...

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Published: Mar 2018

Tough Cop: Mike Chitwood vs. the "Scu...

Harold I. Gullan

Their intensive drug raid had the pusher cornered, barricaded behind the other side of a locked door. Mike Chitwood called on him to surrender. Suddenly a shot exploded through the door, hitting Chitwood s partner, who fell seriously ...

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Published: Nov 2013

My Bridge Over Troubled Waters

Wesley Hawkins Jr

It's in the back of every officer's mind: the bullet that could end his or her life. They take the risk and are heroes for it-but can you imagine doing this at a time when bulletproof vests were not standard? In the early 80s Hawkins ...

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Published: May 2014

Five Presidents: My Extraordinary Jou...

Clint Hill

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Kennedy and Me and Five Days in November reflects on his seventeen years on the Secret Service for presidents Eisenhower, Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, and Ford.The assassination of one pres...

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Published: Jan 2017

The Long Road to Gold

Jack Holder

I entered the New York Police Academy in 1965 and my first assignment was to the 23rd Precinct and then 13th Precinct on patrol and also with their Anti- Crime Unit. In 1970 I attended the Criminal Investigations Course and was assign...

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Published: Aug 2017

One Ranger Returns (Bridwell Texas Hi...

H. Joaquin Jackson

No Texas Ranger memoir has captured the public's imagination like Joaquin Jackson's One Ranger. Readers thrilled to Jackson's stories of catching criminals and keeping the peace across a wide swath of the Texas-Mexico border—and cla...

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Published: Oct 2013

Vigilance: My Life Serving America an...

Ray Kelly

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERUPDATED PAPERBACK EDITION INCLUDES BONUS Q&A WITH RAY KELLY "Powerful ... the longest-serving police commissioner in New York City's history sketches a remarkable arc. This is the inspirational story of...

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Published: Sep 2016

Murder on the Home Front: A True Stor...

Molly Lefebure

It is 1941. While the "war of chaos" rages in the skies above London, an unending fight against violence, murder and the criminal underworld continues on the streets below.One ordinary day, in an ordinary courtroom, forensic...

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Published: Apr 2014

Unsolved No More: A Cold Case Detecti...

Kenneth Mains

"A voice for all who have been silenced."- Lt. Joe Kenda (ret), the 'Homicide Hunter' As a law enforcement officer for more than fifteen years, Detective Kenneth L. Mains has investigated thousands of crimes, including work...

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Published: May 2017

Chasing Shadows

Daryl May

FORMER DEPUTY SHERIFF DARYL MAY writes with meticulous detail how two gunshots changed his life. On a muggy Florida night, he nearly left this world when fighting for his life in a watery ditch. This remarkable true tale is gripping a...

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Published: May 2016

Chicago Street Cop: Amazing True Stor...

Pat McCarthy

Surviving a career in law enforcement involves a considerable amount of natural instinct, skill, luck, and intellect. Fortunately for Pat McCarthy, he possessed all of these, some more than others, at different times. In Chicago Stre...

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Published: Apr 2016

Stalling for Time: My Life as an FBI ...

Gary Noesner

The FBI’s chief hostage negotiator recounts harrowing standoffs, including the Waco siege with David Koresh and the Branch Davidians, in a memoir that serves as a basis for the upcoming series Waco.In Stalling for Time, the FBI’s ...

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Published: Jan 2018

The Job: True Tales from the Life of ...

Steve Osborne

"A nice quiet night." During his two decades on the force, if you asked NYPD officer Steve Osborne how things were going, that's what he'd tell you. On a stakeout? Nice quiet night. Drive by shooting? Nice quiet night. Now,...

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Published: Mar 2016

TOP CASES of The FBI - Vol. II (Notor...

Rj Parker Phd

From underworld gangsters to homegrown terrorists, the Federal Bureau of Investigations has tracked down and arrested some of the most infamous felons in history. In this 2nd volume of TOP CASES of The FBI, Parker includes more recent...

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Published: Nov 2017

Spymaster: The Life of Britain's Most...

Martin Pearce

Sir Maurice Oldfield was one of the most important British spies of the Cold War era. A farmer's son who found himself accidentally plunged into the world of espionage, Sir Maurice was the first Chief of MI6 who didn't come to the rol...

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Published: Jun 2017

Once a Cop: The Street, the Law, Two ...

Corey Pegues

New York City Book Awards Hornblower Award WinnerAfrican American Literary Award Winner for Best Biography/MemoirAs a youth, Corey Pegues was a criminal. As an adult, he became a high-ranking police officer.In this fascinating look at...

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Published: Apr 2017

The Red Dot Club

MR Robert Rangel

Experience a journey through the intense desperation, confusion and emotions of lawmen and lawwomen as they are being shot and savagely and tenaciously fight for their lives. Warning! If you have a heart condition these stories are no...

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Published: Jul 2014
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