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2011-06-15 00:00:28

Featuring games, activities and helpful information, "Roscoe and the Big Bed Bug Hunt" follows beagle detective Roscoe as he teaches children about these insects in a fun and friendly way. Roscoe is scheduled to visit several New York-Metro area libraries to educate children and distribute this free book. Parsippany, N.J. (PRWEB) June 13, 2011 Bell Environmental Services announced its beagle detective Roscoe the Bed Bug Dog® is sharing his bed bug hunting skills in a new activity and...

2011-03-20 00:01:43

Ken Lang takes you on a journey unlike any other behind the crime scene tape. North East, MD (PRWEB) March 19, 2011 Ken Lang, former homicide detective, now author, releases his first of a series of ebooks; Walking Among the Dead, on Barnes&Noble and Amazon. There are no scripts, television cameras, or high paid actors that can capture the real life essence of a homicide detective like Walking Among the Dead: True Crime Stories From a Homicide Detective. Experience murder and death...

2011-02-27 00:01:44

Silent Partner PI a prominent private detective service based in Atlanta Georgia proudly celebrates its 31st year in business. Their services through the years have helped many people discover the" truth" in their personal and professional life. This Atlanta PI Firm has always worked hard on their cases to provide their clients with the facts. This quality of private investigation work has been awarded with many referrals. This constant flow of work has allowed them to become a prominent...

2010-11-18 08:00:00

KENT, England, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Julius Falconer, author of several murder mystery novels, has published the latest book in his series. Titled 'The Wichenford Court Murder,' the story is written in the classic tradition of British detective fiction. As the story unfolds, the novel's narrator shares with the reader all the information available to the investigating detectives. Readers can race against the detectives to figure out 'whodunit.' "My novels are mostly set in the...

2010-07-23 09:40:00

CHICAGO, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Detective Jack Lamont tackles another mystery in "Sparrow's Song," the new crime noir book by Glenview (Ill.) author Charles Loebbaka. Lamont sets out in 1961 to solve an 18-year-old mystery in the outskirts of Chicago-what happened to a beautiful piano player's newborn baby? He was still trying to put his life together after his fiancee Jeannie was murdered by two rogue cops. Guido, the Naples-born owner of Guido's Bar & Grill, had rescued him from...

2010-05-04 01:26:00

NEW YORK, May 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "At approximately 11:45 P.M. EDT, Faisal Shahzad was taken into custody. Agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and detectives of the New York City Police Department arrested Shahzad for allegedly driving a car bomb into Times Square on the evening of May 1, 2010. Shahzad, a naturalized U.S. citizen born in Pakistan, was taken into custody at John F. Kennedy International Airport after he was identified by the Department of Homeland...

2009-12-18 06:45:00

LA CENTER, Wash., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Imagine opening your eyes and seeing only in black, white and gray. It would be like being trapped behind the lens of a black and white camera. Drawing inspiration from this truly unique perspective, author Bill Capron created C.B. Green, a private eye - a color-blind one at that - who is bent on solving murders in the novel "The Color-Blind Detective" (published by iUniverse). C.B. Green has a "black and white" perspective of the world, but...

2009-12-15 08:15:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- kgb 542542 (http://542542.com/sherlock) America's favorite text answer service, has teamed up with Warner Bros. Pictures for a major cross-promotion with the studio's much-anticipated action adventure mystery "Sherlock Holmes" (http://sherlock-holmes-movie.warnerbros.com). Opening nationwide December 25, the film stars Robert Downey Jr. and Jude Law. The multi-platform promotion program will include television advertising, an online contest, national...

2009-11-11 13:33:00

DENVER, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Forensic Technology Inc. is proud to be associated with this year's winners of the prestigious 2009 August Vollmer Excellence in Forensic Science Award. Presented during the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) conference last month in Denver, Colorado, the August Vollmer Award recognizes the innovative use of forensic technology by law enforcement. Rocky Edwards and Louis Martinez of the Santa Ana Police Department won the award for...

2009-08-03 07:20:00

FITZGERALD, Ga., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Gay men are being killed in South Florida and a city is about to explode. Detective Ali Castillo and his FBI profiler partner, Jamie Stevens, have to find the killer before he kills again in Alex J. McDonald's exciting, provocative new novel, "Vesuvius" (published by AuthorHouse). Killer James Brand was abused as a child and blames the gay community for the wrongs he endured in his youth and the inner turmoil he feels about his own sexuality. As he...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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