Good crime writers learn by getting the story from the folks who have been there. It’s off my beat at the moment, but if I wanted to learn about actual police work, I’d ask the actual policemen over at Semper Fi. “Richie” is an old friend, and I’ve heard some of his police stories before.
It’s a strange, alien world out there, one most of us never get to see. Probably a good thing. Check it out – it’s on the blogroll now.