Police Procedurals

EPREUVES MEURTRIERES: COMMISSAIRE COMMERGNAC (French - download pdf or read online

By REMI LAVIE

Limoges, 1960. Un tueur machiavélique et sanguinaire supprime d'innocentes jeunes femmes évoluant toutes dans l'univers du septième artwork. Pour le commissaire Germain Commergnac, chargé de l'hasardeuse enquête, l'insaisissable tueur n'est autre qu'un individu méthodique et assoiffé de vengeance. Marlène Laurière, jeune, belle et talentueuse journaliste chargée d'effectuer un reportage sur les méthodes d'investigations policières, va apporter une aide précieuse, un soutien inaltérable et un souffle nouveau au très pugnace Commergnac, qui reçoit désormais des clichés des meurtres, promptement expédiés par le pervers murderer. Marlène, érudite et passionnée de cinéma, va collecter de précieuses informations qui permettront au commissaire d'acquérir l. a. certitude que les exactions et les homicides ont été tragiquement réalisés dans un studio de tournage clandestin, bâti dans los angeles région.

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Download e-book for iPad: Letzte Schicht (Ariadne Kriminalroman 1188) (German Edition) by Dominique Manotti,Andrea Stephani

By Dominique Manotti,Andrea Stephani

Ein Städtchen in Lothringen, ein Tal voller stillgelegter Eisenhütten. Hier arbeitet Rolande Lepetit am Fließband einer Daewoo-Fabrik, die sich mit EU-Zuschüssen knapp über Wasser hält. Doch die Unfälle häufen sich, die Stimmung ist explosiv. Nach einem weiteren Zwischenfall geht die Belegschaft auf die Barrikaden. Plötzlich steht das Werk in Flammen!

In Paris wird derweil über die Privatisierung des Elektronik- und Rüstungskonzerns Thomson entschieden. Als Matra-Daewoo grünes Licht für die Übernahme erhält, holt die Konkurrenz zum Gegenschlag aus. Ein Krisenstab soll kompromittierendes fabric ausgraben, die jüngsten Ereignisse in der Daewoo-Fabrik könnten sich eignen. additionally schickt guy Charles Montoya nach Lothringen, einen Privatdetektiv, der mit allen Wassern gewaschen ist ...

Erpressung, Manipulation, Mord - die Gegner in diesem Mega-Monopoly schrecken vor nichts zurück. Lebendige Miniaturen von kleinen Leuten und skrupellosen Machern verbinden sich zu einem handfesten Wirtschaftsthriller, dessen realen Hintergrund die Machenschaften um den Verkauf des französischen Staatskonzerns Thomson bilden.

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Download e-book for iPad: The Judas Cat by Dorothy Salisbury Davis

By Dorothy Salisbury Davis

Praised via the New Yorker as “excellent,” this secret novel that includes a cat as a homicide suspect introduced the acclaimed literary profession of Grand grasp of crime fiction Dorothy Salisbury Davis


For generations, sour outdated Andy Mattson terrified the kids of Hillside and wondered his grownup acquaintances. How did the scowling previous codger, who appeared to spend his lifestyles stroking his cat at the entrance porch, aid himself? How did he cross the times? And why did he die one of these ugly death?


The police locate Andy lifeless on his couch, coated in blood, eyes huge with worry. the main most likely suspect is the lifeless man’s cat, a howling beast that resembles a trapped badger. yet as leader of Police Waterman digs into the unusual demise, he unearths that underneath Hillside’s sunny floor runs a river of hate. An previous guy was once murdered, and it sort of feels many of us on the town had factors to devote the crime.

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Download e-book for kindle: Dunkle Visionen: Kriminalthriller (German Edition) by Heather Graham

By Heather Graham

Dunkle Visionen weisen dem FBI-Agenten Kyle und der schönen Madison den Weg: In ihren Furcht erregenden Träumen sieht Madison Frauen in Todesangst - wie damals ihre Mutter, die von einem Wahnsinnigen niedergestochen wurde. Jahre sind seitdem vergangen, doch es scheint, als ob der Täter wieder neue Opfer sucht. Und es sind Frauen aus Madisons unmittelbarer Nähe, die ermordet werden. Immer deutlicher werden ihre Visionen, immer enger wird das Netz, das der Mörder zieht - und immer größer Kyles Angst. Denn in Momenten höchster Gefahr hat er erkannt, dass er und Madison zusammengehören...

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Tinseltown Deception (Westmore Justice) by John Waters,Bud Stigall PDF

By John Waters,Bud Stigall

A love triangle is going undesirable at the motion picture set for mystery wants whilst a decided killer prowling Crystal desires images brutally murders Academy-Award-Winning stars less than unique agreement with the Hollywood studio.

The film's best actor, Lance Vaughn is emerging to the head with remarkable velocity. His fairytale romance with Natalie Baldwin, the film's make-up artist, starts to vanish whilst his wonderful co-star, Kela Ryan, faces the severe selection to play her half contrary Vaughn and to develop into his mystery lover.

When Lance does not appear for exposure photographs the morning after the mega-budget photograph wraps, Natalie reveals Lance within the guesthouse of his Bel Air mansion, lifeless with a .38 quality revolver subsequent to the physique. inside of hours of the invention of Vaughn's physique, the LAPD reluctantly arrest Jake Baldwin, a embellished veteran detective with LAPD in accordance with circumstantial yet troubling facts: the gun stumbled on on the crime scene is his.

The subsequent day Natalie, who additionally simply occurs to be Jake's daughter, thinks of just one one that may be able to beat the rap opposed to her father — furnish Westmore, Jake's former associate at the Job.

As the times cross in Grant's exhaustive look for the genuine killer, Kela is located murdered in her Beverly Hills property. on the crime scene, supply uncovers a startling truth: Kela died within the similar demeanour as Lance. other than this time the killer didn't depart at the back of the homicide weapon.

Inching nearer towards the explosive fact concerning the killer's identification, the police, in addition to furnish and his investigative dream workforce, quickly notice they have all glossed over one individual: Natalie Baldwin. Having identified Natalie considering she used to be a bit woman, provide does not are looking to think the chance that she's in a position to cold-blooded murders. greedy at a faint desire that they are all incorrect approximately Natalie, furnish orders a full-court press to determine a technique or the other.

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Milton Stern's Working Boys, Part II: A Midnight Murder Mystery PDF

By Milton Stern

operating BOYS by way of MILTON STERN, the preferred on-line serial, is now in print. released weekly over a two-year interval, all of the chapters are actually jointly in print versions.

Follow the lives of infamous, retired madam, Madeline Bennett and her homosexual sons, Bradley, a former escort, and Marty, a police detective, as they navigate mid-life, whereas operating to trap the Black Marble assassin, who objectives middle-aged, muscular homosexual males. previous loves go back and new loves blossom. the solid of colourful characters are again, together with the contributors of a mystery association, who've been hiding in simple sight.

WORKING BOYS, half II will go away you requesting extra.

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L'osso di Dio: con postfazione di Don Luigi Ciotti (Italian by Cristina Zagaria PDF

By Cristina Zagaria

los angeles scenografia è tortuosa, tra Catanzaro, Lamezia e Vibo. l. a. coreografia è mossa dalla faida di extended family e malavita. Qui, Angela Donato, diciassettenne, gira armata e vende armi e liquori di contrabbando, proiettata verso l’illegalità senza temere l’impazienza dei grandi boss: los angeles morte è un rischio troppo frequente consistent with averne paura. Poi nasce l’amore e Angela si rifugia nella famiglia e in una vita “pulita”. Nascono tre figli. A Santo, l’unico figlio maschio, viene imposto di studiare in collegio in keeping with tenerlo lontano dalla violenza della piana lametina. Ma il ragazzo sente il richiamo della sua terra e torna a casa. Affiancato soltanto da amici sbagliati, entra in un giro tanto potente quanto pericoloso. Poi l’amore distorto in keeping with una donna tagliente. Il 10 luglio 2002 Santo scompare nel nulla: lupara bianca. Angela è sola, ma non si arrende. Indaga, s’infiltra, si traveste, proprio come un agente di polizia, ma usando le regole, i tempi e i rituali della 'ndrangheta. Trova una pista da seguire. Con l. a. forza e l’amore di madre, riesce a vendicarsi senza armi né sangue, come pochi uomini sono riusciti nella storia, soli contro misteri apparentemente inspiegabili.

Il weblog di Cristina Zagaria: www.cristinazagaria.it

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Read e-book online Murder Unedited (A Will Deas Mystery) PDF

By Ian Stout

Will Deas, six years from retirement from the Hamilton Police strength runs into the strangest case of his occupation while the physique of a e-book writer is located with a fountain pen jutting from his neck. Deas has suspects showing from under each rock he turns over, with most of them delighted the publisher is useless. operating throughout the puzzel with a tender companion, the older transplanted Scot needs to figuer out which of the multitude of eccentric literary humans did the soiled deed. You'll be short of extra of Will Deas.

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Read e-book online Parting Breath (The C. D. Sloan Mysteries) PDF

By Catherine Aird

In this exciting crime novel by means of CWA Diamond Dagger winner Catherine Aird, a student’s final phrases are all that Detective C. D. Sloan has to move on in his most modern case

There are rumblings in the course of the campus of the collage of Calleshire, speak of a sit-in, of insurrection, of H? Chí Minh, of discontent. Malcolm Humbert has been expelled, and the scholars are furious. in the meantime, the college is both out of sorts—Hilda Linaker simply desires to end her treatise on Jane Austen, Bernard Watkinson is bored with facing the feminine scholars’ vehement—and very likely dangerous—opinions, and Simon Mautby can’t discover a lab tech to assist along with his ecology experiments. whilst a person breaks right into a dorm room, forsaking little facts yet a unmarried kernel of corn, it’s time to name within the police.
 
yet no one—not the professors, the scholars, or perhaps the good detective C. D. Sloan—could have envisioned homicide. a tender lady reveals a second-year pupil slumped opposed to a cloister’s column, lined in blood. sooner than he dies, he manages to respire the phrases “twenty-six minutes.”
 
the intense and acerbic inspector C. D. Sloan, lately reunited together with his assistant, Detective Constable Crosby, needs to attach a likely unrelated housebreaking to a mindless murder—with not anything extra to head on than these eerie final words.

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Read e-book online Der dunkle Ritter: Lojacono ermittelt in Neapel (German PDF

By Maurizio de Giovanni,Susanne Van Volxem

In der trügerischen Maiwärme Neapels geschieht ein perfides Verbrechen. Der zehnjährige Dodo, Enkel eines reichen Unternehmers, wird bei einem Schulausflug entführt. Kurz darauf erfolgt der Erpresseranruf. Die reiche Familie von Dodos Mutter soll ein Lösegeld bezahlen.

Inspektor Lojacono und sein workforce haben eine harte Nuss zu knacken. Wer ist die blonde Frau, mit der Dodo zuletzt gesehen wurde? Die Familie des Kindes ist zerrüttet: Mutter und Vater leben getrennt, und auch das Verhältnis der Eltern zu dem reichen Großvater ist schlecht. Welche Rolle spielt der neue Lebensgefährte der Mutter, ein brotloser Künstler mit Spielschulden? Oder die Hausangestellte des Großvaters, voller Rachegelüste gegenüber dem undankbaren Mann, dem sie ihr Leben lang diente?
Während Lojacono und seine Leute im Trüben stochern, harrt Dodo selbst mit seiner Batman-Figur im Arm in einem dunklen Zimmer aus. Er glaubt fest an Superhelden und seine Rettung …

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