Another 6 colleagues (all American) join The Squad today, bringing its numbers to 373.
That's 373 cops and ex-cops (and other law enforcement types, plus some PIs) who have taken to writing crime fiction. You won't get more realistic crime tales than those from this Squad!
We have joining us today:
1. Bill DiMonda who served with the Nassau County PD in New York.
2. Joseph C. Hoffman (deceased 2022) who served with the NYPD.
3. Ken Dye who served with the Saint Louis County PD in Missouri.
4. Vincent Murano who served with the NYPD.
5. Jeff Pate who served with the High Point PD in North Carolina.
6. Hugh Holton (deceased 2001) who served with the Chicago PD.
Our Squad now consists of:
240 American, 67 British, 18 Australian, 18 Canadian
4 New Zealander, 3 Finnish, 3 French, 2 Dutch, 2 Swedish,
2 Irish, 1 Bahamian, 1 Norwegian
1 Italian, 1 Czech, 1 Russian, 1 Hungarian
1 Spaniard, 1 Pakistani, 1 Chinese, 1 Brazilian, 1 Indian, 1 Danish
2 "International" (listed as this due to current serving officer requirements)
I'll keep adding more as I come across them, and if you know of any others please feel free to drop me a line.
Check out The Squad:
Also: Cops Writing Crime
And please remember, my list is only for CRIME FICTION - not all the true crime and/or memoir writing by cops and ex-cops that's out there (as good as so much of that is).
Bringing you hard-boiled and noir tales of crime and corruption. And various related opinions!