C. L. Swinney is the author of nine international #1 best-selling true crime books in three countries. As a narcotic detective who dabbled in homicide investigation, and sheriff's sergeant, he brings his tenacious investigative techniques to the true stories he writes. His overall goal is to give the victims of violent crimes a voice -regardless of the victims' past or choices they made.
Chris consulted for a mini-series in Hollywood based on a serial killer cold case being re-opened. He's contributed to PoliceOne.com and regularly gives exciting radio interviews for various radio programs throughout the country.
C. L. Swinney also writes a best selling crime fiction series -The Bill Dix Detective Series- featuring his lead character, Bill Dix. With four novels in the series, and glimpses into the wild world of narcotics and homicide, the series has been a Amazon best seller for years. Characters in the novels are based on people Chris worked with, investigated, arrested, or placed in prison while working wiretaps or in an undercover capacity.
He's also published two projects. An anthology entitled, **Justice Shall Be Served**, and a chap book entitled, **Crushing Tin**. Both are best sellers in their perspective categories.
He donates proceeds from book sales to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF), Cancer research, PTSD/Military support groups, StopHungerNow.Org, and victims of violent crimes.
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