Publisher:New Horizon Press, 2009Note: This book was purchased with support from the Government of Canada's Social Development Partnerships Program - Disability Component.
- Author: Beakley, Mike "Darkside"Contributor: Recorded Books, Inc.; Phree, Pam.Date:Created2009Summary:
Petite and feisty, Pam Phree, founder of Phree Bail Bonds, is one of the first female bail bonds agents in a male dominated field, partnered with Mike Beakley, an insightful, quick-witted, former narcotics officer, bounty hunter they take on the underground world of prostitution, drug dealers, AIDS, organized crime and murder while fighting to make changes and dispelling the myths about the bail bond industry in Betrayal, Murder and Greed: The True Story of a Bounty Hunter and a Bail Bond Agent. Truth and reality are more frightening and fascinating than fiction. Betrayal, Murder and Greed is edgy and poignant; authors Phree and Beakley expose the murky sometime corrupt world of the bail bond industry as well as revealing the courageous vigilante action of those who fight against evil. Travel alongside them, as they hit the streets and set about catching their marks. Investigate with them the famous "Robin Hood" case, where a wanted fugitive sought to emulate the storybook hero, but committed heinous crimes, experience the horror as a partner goes down in the line of duty among other fascinating first-hand accounts from their partnership as a bail bond agent and bounty hunter. Betrayal, Murder and Greed: The True Story of a Bounty Hunter and a Bail Bond Agent is an intriguing true crime story from the front lines by the very people who are charged to maintain justice and fight evil within and outside their profession. This eye opening first hand expose by two courageous figures who have sought to reveal and change the practices between the shadowy world of criminals and the intrigue of the bail bond industry is a must read.Subject(s): TRUE CRIME / Murder / GeneralOriginal Publisher: Far Hills, NJ, New Horizon PressLanguage(s): EnglishISBN: 9780882823706