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Author: Justin Fenton
Release Date: February 23, 2021
The astonishing true story of “one of the most startling police corruption scandals in a generation” (The New York Times), from the Pulitzer Prize–nominated reporter who exposed a gang of criminal cops and their yearslong plunder of...
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Author: Jennifer Taub | Narrator: Eliza Foss
Release Date: September 29, 2020
"Taub explicitly and persuasively places the breakdown of enforcement and accountability in the context of money and class."--The New York TimesHow ordinary Americans suffer when the rich and powerful use tax dodges or break the law to get richer and...
Author: James B. Stewart | Narrator: Keith Szarabajka
Release Date: October 08, 2019
Instant New York Times Bestseller"Important and stunning. This is must-read material if you want to understand what the Trump administration is still up to right now." --Lawrence O'DonnellThere are questions that the Mueller report couldn't&mdas...
Author: Shane Bauer | Narrator: Shane Bauer and James Fouhey
Release Date: September 18, 2018
An enraging, necessary look at the private prison system, and a convincing clarion call for prison reform.” —NPR.orgNew York Times Book Review 10 Best Books of 2018 * One of President Barack Obama’s favorite books of 2018 ...
Author: Kevin Maurer and Tamer Elnoury | Narrator: Peter Ganim
Release Date: October 23, 2017
THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERThe explosive memoir of a Muslim American FBI agent fighting terror from the inside.It’s no secret that federal agencies are waging a broad, global war against terror. But for the first time in this memoir, an activ...
Author: Chief David O. Brown and Michelle Burford | Narrator: Chief David O. Brown
Release Date: June 06, 2017
The Dallas police chief who inspired a nation with his response to the killing of five of his officers shares his personal story and his faith in America’s potential to unite communities through a dedication to transparency and trust.“The...
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Author: Robert W. Greene | Narrator: Edoardo Ballerini
Release Date: December 02, 2013
The true story behind the film AMERICAN HUSTLE The Sting Man is the amazing inside story of Mel Weinberg, one of the most fascinating fast-buck operators to ever live, and the incredible scandals he masterminded. Hustling his way from the street...
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Author: Richard Zacks | Narrator: Joe Ochman
Release Date: March 13, 2012
A ROLLICKING NARRATIVE HISTORY OF THEODORE ROOSEVELT'S EMBATTLED TENURE AS POLICE COMMISSIONER OF CORRUPT, PLEASURE-LOVING NEW YORK CITY IN THE 1880s, AND HIS DOOMED MISSION TO WIPE OUT VICEIn the 1890s, New York City was America’s financial, m...
Author: Tim Weiner | Narrator: Stefan Rudnicki
Release Date: February 14, 2012
“Turns the long history of the FBI into a story that is as compelling, and important, as today’s headlines.”—Jeffrey Toobin, author of American Heiress NATIONAL BESTSELLER • Named One of the Best Books of the Year by...
Author: Ronald Kessler | Narrator: Michael Bybee
Release Date: August 02, 2011
New York Times bestselling author reveals the FBI’s most closely guarded secrets, with an insider look at the bureau’s inner workings and intelligence investigations.   Based on inside access and hundreds of interviews with federal ...
Author: Thomas Cahill | Narrator: Thomas Cahill
Release Date: March 10, 2009
On October 26, 2004, Dominique Green, thirty, was executed by lethal injection in Huntsville, Texas. Arrested at the age of eighteen in the fatal shooting of a man during a robbery outside a Houston convenience store, Green may have taken part in the...
HOMICIDE Cover
Author: David Simon | Narrator: Reed Diamond
Release Date: July 04, 2000
Through wonderfully descriptive writing, Simon details the work of fifteen detectives, three sergeants and a lieutenant charged with investigating dozens of Baltimore's 234 murders that year. Simon takes listeners inside the detectives' lives, descri...
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