The Dark Side of the Force by Jan Golab
A True Story of Corruption and Murder in the Lapd

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 2 Critic Reviews

unrated

Synopsis

A look at the worst LAPD scandal prior to the Rodney King beating describes how two well-regarded cops ran an out-call prostitution service, sold automatic weapons, and committed insurance fraud, armed robbery, and murder-for-hire. National ad/promo. Tour.
 

About Jan Golab

See more books from this Author
 
Published August 1, 1993 by Atlantic Monthly Pr. 368 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Political & Social Sciences. Non-fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for The Dark Side of the Force

Kirkus Reviews

See more reviews from this publication

Even with a wealth of circumstantial evidence and a wired Adams catching Ford in an explicit conversation about a planned sex-torture-mutilation murder, convicting L.A.'s ``killer cops'' wasn't easy: The cases cost city taxpayers $8-10 million, with the trials concluded only six years after the a...

| Read Full Review of The Dark Side of the Force: A...

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

The Los Angeles Police Department long had a reputation as one of the best in the nation. Then came the revelations in Edward Humes's Murderer with a Badge (Nonfiction Forecasts, Oct. 5, 1992), Norma

Jun 28 1993 | Read Full Review of The Dark Side of the Force: A...

Rate this book!

Add Review