Tag Archives: crime

San Antonio Police Rethink How to Handle Mental Illness

As a student of the criminal mind, I know there are some individuals who need to be placed in prison for the safety of society. They are sociopaths who know that committing rape or murder is wrong, but simply do … Continue reading

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Sometimes a Picture is Worth More Than a Thousand Words #EmilyStone #Thriller

*** A single picture can tell an entire story.  It can inspire, frighten, enlighten, and even provoke.  Here are actual screen grabs from the upcoming Emily Stone Thriller Series “live action” trailer.  It would not have been possible without and … Continue reading

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A Book and A Dish Compulsion Style!

I wanted to thank Martha A. Cheves from the book review site A Book and A Dish for the wonderful 5-Star review of COMPULSION, the first in the Emily Stone Thriller Series.  It’s a great blog with new book reviews and … Continue reading

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Preteen Who Wanted to Please a Fictional Character is Currently Incompetent to Stand Trial

I have studied criminal psychology. I am fascinated by what triggers an individual to commit horrible acts of violence against a fellow human being, and have spent countless hours in classrooms, talking to forensic psychologists, learning from members of law … Continue reading

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Proceed Carefully When Diagnosing Violent Criminals

When we read about a horrific crime that has been committed or we watch a news clip of an alleged murder smiling as he walks in handcuffs into a courtroom, we often ask the question, “How could someone be so … Continue reading

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PREVIEW Chapter One of DARK PURSUIT #EmilyStone #Thriller

DARK PURSUIT An Emily Stone Novel *** CHAPTER ONE Tuesday 2100 Hours Car tires squealed as both sport utility vehicles skidded sideways across the narrow street. The ear-piercing screeches and waves of gravel spray continued as the vehicles held the … Continue reading

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Serial Sex Offender Caught Following Car Accident

There is a certain psychology enmeshed in those who engage in serial violence, particularly those who terrorize with crimes as sexual predators. While their mindset may be fascinating to study, this is best done from the confines of a prison … Continue reading

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