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Agent resources can now be found over in the forum
Crime Scene Investigations - extensive info from a former investigator
Crime Scene Investigator.net with the most accurate and detailed information you can find about everything from fingerprints to poison to forensics to photography.
Zeno's Forensics Page
FBI Homepage - lots of good basic info on their organization
The Art & Science of Crime Scene Investigation - footprints in detail, suspect statement analysis and lots of other great information
Questioned Document Analysis - handwriting and other document analysis
Forensic Entomology page
Forensic Science Society
Technical Surveillance Counter-Measures - Types of Wiretaps, Bugs and Methods
Find A DeathReport bad links
LawLinks: The Internet Legal Resource Center
National Law Journal at Law.com
Cornell Law School Legal Information Institute
The 'Lectric Law Library
Electronic Frontier Foundation
Writing law resources can now be found over in the forum
These resources can now be found over in the forum.
Cops 'n Writers - a fee site for technical review of your work by real cops
City of Los Angeles Home Page
Crime Scene Investigation
Drug Enforcement Administration
Federal Bureau of Investigation
DNA - What every law enforcement professional needs to know about DNA evidence
Fingerprints HQ Resource Directory
A timeline of the history of fingerprints
Crime Magazine is about true crime: organized crime, celebrity crime, serial killers, corruption, sex crimes, capital punishment, prisons, assassinations, justice issues, crime books, crime films and crime studies.
National Association Of Investigative Specialists
Yahoo! Crime Directory
New Scotland Yard
The Police Officers Internet Directory
Police Writers' Club
Police Marksman - great information on the types of guns police use
US Marshal Service Homepage
Houghton Mifflin Co.
Ballentine Publishing Group--Ballantine Books, Ballantine Reader's Circle, Del Rey, Del Rey/LucasBooks, Fawcett, Ivy, One World, and Wellspring
DelreyRandom House Trade Group
Knopf Publishing Group
Simon & Schuster
St Martin's Press -- contains Writers' Guidelines
Hard Shell Word Factory - Electronic Books, Popular fiction, all Genres, Self-help, True Crime, YA, Childrens
Dreams Unlimited - Focus on paranormal, futuristic, fantasy, erotic, gay & lesbian romance
E-Books on the Net - accepting submissions from mystery writers
Short Story and Magazine Publishers
Dark Planet Webzine
Sleuth Editing - a copyediting business specializing in mysteries
Write Again - provides an intelligent environment in which to organise all your writing projects - the software will suggest markets for your completed projects, or projects to newly entered markets. Basically, it streamlines the day-to-day management of your entire writing career.
Mystery Lovers Corner - I help mystery authors promote their books through my website. There is a charge to be listed, but I've kept the costs low.
The Reference Desk
Children's Writing Resource Center
Cluelass - the definitive site for mystery events, book releases and other mystery related news.
Double Tiger Author Services - provides services to beginning writers who have completed a manuscript. Services include critiquing, preparing manuscript for sale, finding an agent or publisher.
Ask an Expert
Eclectics.com - writing techniques articles
Knowledge Finder - directory of where to find...everything
Writing.Com - If you're an enthusiastic, creative writer looking for the perfect place to store and display your writing online or a casual reader searching for a good story, Writing.Com is the website for you!
Writing-World.com - took over Inkspots' content. Now offers more than 250 articles on just about every aspect of writing (fiction, nonfiction, freelancing, greeting cards, international, etc.), plus over 500 links to other resources, market information, contest listings, and more. It also offers a free biweekly newsletter that offers feature articles, columns, markets, contests, links, and news from the writing/publishing world.
Investigative Database - Maintained by Michael Moore. Free search, small fee if name found
Newspaper Archives - links to online newspaper archives across the US
Publishers Weekly online
SHAWGuides: Guide to Writers Conferences - a great way to look up writers' conferences by state, date, or genre.
United States Patent and Trademark site
Gloria Stern's Writing Class - conducts a six week online course in Writing the Mystery Story. The program features six units of progressive instruction for a full length mystery, one to one conferencing, and monitored assignments. The instructor is an author, consultant, and electronic journalist.
Writers Write - a one stop resource for the professional writer
WordMuseum - writers contests, resources, many genres
Weaponry resources can now be found over in the forum
Poisons & Medical
Medical resources can now be found in the forum
The Unofficial Mafia Webpage - lots of information on the NY Mafia
The Bodyguard Home Page - Links to the private security industry and various peripheral groups.
Guide to Lock Picking Last updated 1991. Includes a thought-provoking ethical discussion from the MIT hacking community.
Stalking Victim's Sanctuary - great information on the psychology of stalkers
Review Sites for Mysteries
About.comAbsolute Write http://www.absolutewrite.com
All Readers http://www.allreaders.com
Authors Den http://www.authorsden.com/
Book Browse http://www.bookbrowse.com
Book Ideas http://www.bookideas.com
Book Review Café http://www.bookreviewcafe.com./
Book Spot http://www.bookspot.com/reviews/
Case Solvers http://www.simegen.com/reviews/mystery/
Cluelass and the Mysterious Home Page http://www.cluelass.com/
Common Reader http://www.commonreader.com/cgi-bin/rbox/ido.cgi/info/aboutus.html
Compulsive Reader http://www.compulsivereader.com/html/
Crescent Blues: http://www.crescentblues.com
Deadly Ink http://www.deadlyink.com
eBook Reviews http://www.ebook-reviews.net/
Fear of Writing http://www.fearofwriting.com
Fiction Factor http://www.fictionfactor.com/
Ivy Quill http://www.ivyquill.com/
Jerry Lentz Experiments http://www.live365.com/stations/154770
Midwest Book Review http://www.midwestbookreview.com/
Mostly Fiction http://www.mostlyfiction.com
Mystery Guide http://www.mysteryguide.com/
Mystery Ink Online http://www.mysteryinkonline.com/
Mystery News http://www.blackravenpress.com/
Mystery Place http://www.mysteryplaceonline.com/
Mystery Readers Journal http://www.mysteryreaders.org
National Assoc. of Women Writers Weekly http://www.naww.org
Over My Dead Body http://www.overmydeadbody.com
Page One Lit http://www.pageonelit.com/interviews.html
Reviewing the Evidence http://www.reviewingtheevidence.com
Sisters in Crime http://www.sinc-ic.org/
Sound of the Baskervilles http://www.geocities.com/soundofthebaskervilles/
Spicy Green Iguana http://spicygreeniguana.com/
Suite 101 http://www.suite101.com/welcome.cfm/mystery_novels_authors
The Drood Review of Mystery http://www.droodreview.com
Twisted Tales http://twistedtales.bravepages.com/submissionguidelines.htm
Writers BBS http://www.writersbbs.com/forums
Writers Manual http://www.writersmanual.com
Writers Weekly http://www.writersweekly.com
Writers Write http://www.writerswrite.com/books/
Writers' Journal (The Complete Writer's Magazine ) http://www.writersjournal.com
Writing -World http://www.writing-world.com
Writing, Etc http://www.filbertpublishing.com/