Tag Archives: Police Procedural

THE ACE OF SPADES By Dell Shannon/Elizabeth Linington

In the second book of the Luis Mendoza story, a body is found in the streets and the apparent cause is a drug overdose. As the homicide unit begins to look into the case, Luis is not sure. Alison’s car … Continue reading

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HUNTING HOUR By Margaret Mizushima

An outstanding police procedure featuring K-9 dog, Robo and his handler, Deputy Mattie Cobb. The information on Robo’s training is educational and how a police department broaches a missing person is enlightening. This is the third book in the series … Continue reading

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THE STALKING GROUND By Margaret Mizushima

The second book continues the story of Mattie Cobb and Kobo, the K-9 dog. A missing person case Deputy Ken Brody’s girl friend is missing. The team begins to search for her but there are almost no clues of where … Continue reading

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THE KILLING TRAIL By Margaret Mizushima

A first class police procedure featuring a K- 9 dog. Drugs are making a headway into the small town of Timber Creek, Colorado. Money was raised to add a K-9 dog to the police. A contest of physical strength among … Continue reading

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TIP A HAT TO MURDER By Elaine Orr

Elaine Orr’s book have always been a relaxing and entertaining tale and this one did not disappoint. I found a pleasing police procedural set in a small college town named Logland. The names of the Sweathog Agricultural College reminds me … Continue reading

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DRY HEAT By Jon Talton

The third book in this series did not disappoint me as it was exciting and very difficult to put down. David Mapstone has a couple of problems to handle. He was called out to a canal drowning of a homeless … Continue reading

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CRIME AND CATNIP By T. C. Tempio

Nora accepts a catering job for the Cruz museum. It is to be a masquerade. The Director Violet Crenshaw as Nora to look into the disappearance of her niece. At the affair Nick appears and with the help of another … Continue reading

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CAMELBACK FALLS By Jon Talton

Mike Peralta has been elected sheriff of Maricopa county. t a reception for him. He is shot and lays in a coma in a Phoenix hospital. David Mapstone is appointed acting sheriff as all the conflicting parties could agree on … Continue reading

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CONCRETE DESERT By Jon Talton

If I didn’t have enough favorite authors, I have found another. I decided to read this book as it is set in Phoenix, Arizona and similar to Betty Webb’s and Elizabeth Gunn’s tales. The MCs are will develop and I … Continue reading

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ONE O’CLOCK HUSTLE By Joanne Pence

We first meet Rebecca Mayfield, a homicide detective who goes by name Rebecca Rulebook in the Angie Amalfi’s series. Making an appearance in the same series is Ritchie Malfi as Angie’s cousin and very mysterious. Rebecca is called to a … Continue reading

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