Author Archives: jchasenovelist

About jchasenovelist

Published thriller author, criminologist, and blogger.

Making Magic Happen for Eight Year Old JJ: Paws 4 Autism #GivingTuesday

I don’t make it a secret that I love dogs–I talk about them a lot and I even feature them in my fictional stories. Dogs have this amazing way of healing and helping us that we don’t completely understand–and even … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Forensics: 2 Killers Finally Brought to Justice

Thanksgiving is the time of the year when many of us show our gratitude for life’s blessings. For some people, however, this holiday is just another reminder of a horrific memory that never relents. And that haunting recollection is the … Continue reading

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War Dogs: The Real Story Behind Police and Military Canines

Dogs are amazing animals. Fierce, loving, loyal and all-around awesome.  They’ve lived among us as companions for over 20,000 years. From the first grey wolves that bonded with ancient hunters to the canines that defended our soldiers on the battlefields … Continue reading

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Halloween Murders: The Story Behind 3 Gruesome Killings

Halloween is that uniquely fun time of year when we get in the mood for all things scary and spooky. Whether it’s decorating your yard with creepy zombies – or dressing up as a serial killer for your neighbor’s party … Continue reading

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NEWS UPDATE: Welcome Publication Day! HER LAST WHISPER Is Finally Here!

Detective Katie Scott is back!  And Cisco too! HER LAST WHISPER: An absolutely unputdownable crime thriller (Detective Katie Scott book 2) *** Katie focuses her mind, trying to keep another anxiety attack at bay. The victim’s long brown hair is … Continue reading

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NEW Cover Reveal for HER LAST WHISPER #crimefiction #preorder #Bookouture

HER LAST WHISPER: An absolutely unputdownable crime thriller (Detective Katie Scott book 2) *** Katie focuses her mind, trying to keep another anxiety attack at bay. The victim’s long brown hair is slick and wet, her body rigid in the … Continue reading

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Evidence Rules: Fundamentals of a Criminal Prosecution

If you’re a fan of crime fiction and even true-crime stories, the issue of ‘evidence’ is usually at the heart of the story. But, what’s the deal with evidence? And how does it help a prosecutor build a case? Well, … Continue reading

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