Another 8 colleagues (all American) join The Squad today, bringing its numbers to 395.
That's 395 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. Michael Grant who served with the NYPD.
2. James H. Lilley who served with the Howard County PD in Maryland.
3. Jon Skaehill who served with the Frisco PD in Texas.
4. Mel McNairy who served with the Indianapolis PD in Indiana.
5. B.J. Bourg who served with the Lafourche Parish Sheriff's Office in Louisiana.
6. Jim Smith (James W. Smith) who served with the Memphis PD in Tennessee and with the FBI.
7. Alex J. McDonald who served with the Broward County Sheriff's Office in Florida.
8. John Foxjohn who served with the Houston PD in Texas.
Our Squad now consists of:
262 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!