The Future of Getting Arrested

Controversially, police departments are starting to monitor social media, which many gangs have embraced as a vehicle for branding and boasting. By searching for specific keywords and mapping interactions among individual users, law-enforcement agencies can keep track of suspected gang members, and identify bubbling gang rivalries. They can also infiltrate networks by posting under aliases and “friending” suspects.

Wearing your Alibi

Technology does more than count your calories.

Buying Justice: Myth Or Reality?
"The attorney...said he could probably have the sentence reduced to probation or home confinement if the defendant could somehow find another $25,000."

The Blotter.

Articles, books, and thoughts on Forensics and crime.

2016 ​Known Whereabouts.

Mysteries and Thrillers...


Mass, Serial, and Spree Killlers

December 2015, 11th. 1:00 - 3:00

Triangle Sister's in Crime

Brier Creek, Raleigh NC.


 ​Left Coast Crime

February 24th - 29th

​Phenix, AZ.



July 6th to 10th

New York, NY.


Writer's Police Academy

August TBD

Jamestown, NC


Bouchercon 2016

New Orleans LA

September 14th -19th

Raleigh, NC.



Documenting the Unimaginable: Crime Scene Investigations after Mass Shootings

when the smoke clears, and the dead are counted—what then?