Short stories and book excerpts published on CriminalElement.com, including original and reprinted material.
April 13, 2015
This isn't the most traditional way to destroy your life.
April 12, 2015
Rooting out Russian moles is hard work, especially from inside Moscow!
April 7, 2015
Now assigned to a K-9 unit, a cop and his partner's attempt to sniff out a kidnapper turns up a murderer.
April 6, 2015
When you hunt a serial killer, you better watch your back!
April 5, 2015
Legalizing sports gambling only leads to illegal activity.
April 4, 2015
A jury duty dismissal has never felt so wrong.
April 1, 2015
Taking down a global human trafficking ring was never gonna be easy.
March 31, 2015
A disappearing act so ingenious, it might be illegal.
March 30, 2015
This cozy isn't just puzzling, it's electrifying!
March 29, 2015
Chicken Teater's ghost wants justice. Comment for your chance to win!
March 27, 2015
Don't move your mistress in right after you kill your wife...
March 24, 2015
Comment on the Writer's Cut of the new Cotton Malone thriller for a chance to win!
March 23, 2015
This is one college with a killer workload!
March 17, 2015
A travel writer's island trip embroils her in a case of mistaken identity, then murder...
March 16, 2015
The cover-up ends here!
March 15, 2015
It's the Italian vs. the Polish for the streets of Philly!
March 14, 2015
Could the answers lie in the locked and guarded tower?
March 13, 2015
Everyone's a suspect in the death of the Sugar Plum Fairy!
March 10, 2015
Defrost from winter in sunny Florida!
March 8, 2015
Mystery and romance collide in Milwaukee while a serial killer runs free.
March 6, 2015
A serial killer really does make a PR director's job a nightmare.
March 4, 2015
The memories of a botched hostage exchange still linger...
March 2, 2015
Fire doesn't destroy all evidence.
March 1, 2015
A modern day take on The Count of Monte Cristo!
March 1, 2015
Tara's in another taxing situation.
February 27, 2015
A funeral director is found dead clutching a skeleton. Hmm...