Officer Richard Francis, 60Chicago Police Department Officer Richard Francis was shot and killed on July 2, 2008 while he was attempting to quell a domestic disturbance. During the altercation a woman managed to…
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In the 1960s and 70s every patrol cop's dream car was the Dodge Charger. Why? Simple, because they were fast. Police departments liked them because they were affordable. The manufacturers saw to that, taking the lowest bid year after…
Police officers and other emergency response personnel have the unpleasant task of working with the dead. They're the first responders---the life-savers and the crime-solvers. But when their job is done they go about their duties of…
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Lee provides in-depth details about crime, police procedures, and the tools used in real life investigations to help you develop better scenes and characters.
Lee Lofland is a veteran police investigator who began his law-enforcement career working as an officer in Virginia’s prison system. He later became a sheriff’s deputy, a patrol officer, and finally, he achieved the highly-prized gold shield of detective. Along the way, he gained a breadth of experience that’s unusual to find in the career of a single officer.
Police Procedure and Investigation: A Guide for Writers
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The Writers’ Police Academy
The Writers’ Police Academy is held every year and offers an exciting and heart-pounding interactive and educational hands-on experience for writers to enhance their understanding of all aspects of law enforcement, firefighting, EMS, and forensics. Visit The WPA website to register!
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Lee Lofland is a nationally acclaimed expert on police procedure and crime-scene investigation, and is a popular conference, workshop, and motivational speaker.
Lee has consulted for many bestselling authors, television and film writers, and for online magazines. Lee has appeared as an expert on national television, BBC Television, and radio shows.
Lee is the host and founder of the Writers’ Police Academy, an exciting, one-of-a-kind, hands-on event where writers, readers, and fans learn and train at an actual police academy.