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By Alexdiakonis  (booksie.com)

Detective Oscar Portillo is an LAPD Homicide Detective who is working the case of a murdered teenager who happened to be his daughter's classmate. The fifteen year veteran of the police force hit his breaking point and announces that he wants to leave the city for somewhere quieter. He breaks...

Novel | Updated Jul 13, 2015 | Reads: 28 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Police,Procedural,Crime,Story,Mystery,Murder,Shooting,Drama,Thriller,Lisa,Gardner


Dead Before Morning #1 Rafferty & Llewellyn Mystery Series

By Jotterlot  (booksie.com)

Dead Before Morning is #1 in my 15-strong Rafferty & Llewellyn mystery series. In this novel, recently-promoted British Detective Joe Rafferty must grapple with an investigation involving a victim with no ID, with a face rendered unrecognisable and found in a place she had no business being --...

Book | Updated Sep 25, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: British,Detective,Series,Detectives,Police,Procedural,Cozy,Mysteries,Funny,That,Will,Make,Me,Laugh,Murdermysteries


Cop Car

By Fiction Fix  (booksie.com)

Detectives Tuggs and Croquet's high-tech, specially equipped unmarked car proves to be more liability than asset.

Short Story | Updated Mar 25, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Police,Procedural,Detective,Crime,Humor,Comedy



By Fiction Fix  (booksie.com)

Detectives Tuggs and Croquet use their unique approach on a corpse at a crime scene.

Short Story | Updated Mar 15, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mystery,Humor,Crime,Police,Procedural


Blood Land: A James Pruett Mystery (Volume One)

By Rsguthrie  (booksie.com)

Crime's an ugly constant in the big city. L.A. Chicago. New York. But when a savage murder brutalizes a small town and neighbor turns on neighbor, a tough-as-nails cop is essential to restoring order. Blood Land is a gritty, emotional saga set in the Wyoming badlands with both greed and...

Book | Updated Feb 28, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Writing,Theory,Fiction,Mystery,Thriller,Literature,Police,Procedural,Suspense


The Bashful Vampire & Comic Book Murders

By Bob Frey  (booksie.com)

Double your pleasure, double your fun with a Frank Callahan Mystery Twofer. Frank Callahan is a gay LAPD detective who first appeared in the free-for-all mystery, The DVD Murders. He and his long-term friend and partner, Detective Barry Jennings, are back in two contemporary crime fiction...

Book | Updated Aug 13, 2011 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Fiction,Mystery,Police,Procedural,Vampires, Comicbook,Villains,Comicbook,Characters,Whodunit, Los,Angeles,Locales,Hollywood,Gay,Detective,Murder,Dracula


A Case Of Fish

By Lew Redfern  (booksie.com)


Short Story | Updated Jan 18, 2011 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Crime,Thriller,Horror,Monster,Blood,Police,Murder,Fish,Action,Killer,Investigation,Detective,Terror,Scary,Work,Procedural,Swat,Mystery,Drama

THE INCANTATION (Touches Of Evil, Part I)

By Peter Amaral  (booksie.com)

The first of a trilogy of short stories revolving around hero Henry Unger as he goes up against a monumental creature and his minion.

Short Story | Updated Oct 7, 2010 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horror,Occult,Serial,Killer,Rural,Virginia,Police,Procedural,Independent,Investigator,"touches,Of,Evil"


By Peter Amaral  (booksie.com)

Detective Gary Levine is looking for the DC fiend, who has been terrorized Northern Virginia for the past few weeks. He's determined to find him, no matter who he is.

Short Story | Updated Sep 21, 2010 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Procedural,Murder,Supernatural


The DVD Murders

By Bob Frey  (booksie.com)

When Pete Dyes, the beloved and Academy-Award winning actor, is shot and killed one night outside a famous director’s Brentwood home, and then America’s Sweetheart, movie actress Allison Rodgers, is gunned down in broad daylight in a public park, Hollywood holds its collective...

Book | Updated Jun 11, 2010 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Mystery,Crime,Fiction,Los,Angeles,Police,Procedural,Hollywood,Murder,Whodunit,Serial,Killer,Classic,Movie,References,Actors,Gay,Detective,Bluecollar

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