Author Archives: jchasenovelist

About jchasenovelist

Published thriller author, criminologist, and blogger.

Catch the Killer: 3 Historically Significant Criminal Profilers

Everyone seems to love a good criminal profiler story. A ruthless killer is on the loose. Law enforcement can’t seem to make any progress on the case. Then, some mastermind detective steps in. And using their investigation skills, along with … Continue reading

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6 Fascinating Advances in Forensic Science #Crime #Writing

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Photo courtesy of http://www.mitnicksecurity.com. Forensic science is a captivating topic, as evidenced by the droves of television shows and movies that dabble in the theme. The problem is – these programs, albeit entertaining, are…

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HAPPY HALLOWEEN: 31 Things That Scare Me

I thought I’d keep up with the yearly tradition and post what actually scares a criminologist and crime fiction author. Some things stay the same, but I’m always adding new ones to the list. So just in case you were … Continue reading

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Halloween Horror: 4 True-Life Stories of Holiday Terror

Halloween – the creepy holiday where people decide it’s okay to release their inner freak. And for the most part, it’s all in the name of fun. But sometimes, the creepiness goes too far and people wind up hurt. Or … Continue reading

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MAJOR BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT: I Signed with Bookouture Publisher for a New 3 Book Detective Crime Series

It’s been difficult for me to sit on this announcement until the contract was signed and I was given the greenlight to share with everyone. I’m still in shock–believe me it takes quite a bit to shock me. As a … Continue reading

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SCENE OF THE CRIME Won the Crime Fiction BRONZE Medal from Readers’ Favorite

SCENE OF THE CRIME, the second installment in the Chip Palmer Forensic Mystery Series, placed third and received a Bronze Medal for CRIME FICTION at Readers’ Favorite. It’s fantastic to receive this honor. Thank you Readers’ Favorite and my supportive … Continue reading

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Creepy History: 3 Horrific Medieval and Renaissance Serial Killers

Many people believe that serial killers are a relatively new phenomenon. And that these homicidal maniacs are a terrifying by-product of modern society’s manic pace and lifestyle. Unfortunately, that’s not the case. In fact, serial killers have existed for millennia … Continue reading

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