Crime Seen: From Patrol Cop to Profiler, My Stories from by Kate Lines

By Kate Lines

A legal profiler, expert at Quantico, former leader Superintendent of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Kate traces recounts her striking tale utilizing pivotal situations she labored on during her career.
     How does a farm woman from Ennismore input a male-dominated box and turn into a most sensible felony profiler and groundbreaking chief? For Kate strains, it began humbly, patrolling highways. She discovered fast that how to thrive was once to maintain calm, keep on and not lose her feel of humour. In what may be the first of many dramatic turns in her profession, Kate traded in her uniform for a decent miniskirt and a leather-based jacket, turning into one of many OPP's first lady undercover officers.
     In 1990 got here the potential for a life-time: to be selected because the 2nd-ever Canadian in an elite application at Quantico, Virginia in what was once then the rising box of felony profiling. After 10 months of a radical schooling within the intricacies of violent crime, Kate's new talents made her a lot sought after again domestic. through the years she used to be considering a couple of high-profile situations, resembling the kidnapping and homicide of Kristen French and of Tori Stafford and the disappearance of Michael Dunahee.
     Kate used to be an early proponent of ViCLAS--the Violent Crime Linkage research process, and whilst she took cost of the hot and big Behavioural Sciences department in Orillia, she took over ViCLAS and became the dep. right into a hub of innovation. Kate used to be offered a Governor General's medal for being within the most sensible 1/10th of one% of the individuals of police forces that 12 months. the next 12 months the Canadian Police management origin named her Police chief of the Year.
     consistently taking care to not aggrandize in anyway the criminals whose names we could comprehend all too good, Kate feels it is even more very important to target the braveness of sufferers and their households. Kate is an unsung, groundbreaking Canadian girl, distinctive during this kingdom, with a distinct, inspiring and engaging tale to proportion.

Show description

Read or Download Crime Seen: From Patrol Cop to Profiler, My Stories from Behind the Yellow Tape PDF

Similar memoirs books

Across The Plains 1844

I. around the Plains II. The previous Pacific Capital III. Fontainebleau IV. Epilogue to ''An Inland Voyage'' V. Random stories VI. Random stories persevered VII. The Lantern-bearers VIII. A bankruptcy on desires IX. Beggars X. Letter to a tender Gentleman XI. Pulvis et Umbra XII. A Christmas Sermon

Publish This Book: The Unbelievable True Story of How I Wrote, Sold, and Published This Very Book

Expensive Reader- this is often known as the "back conceal copy," and also you are not any doubt conversant in its function. It describes what the booklet is set, so that you can come to a decision on the way to learn it. this is the matter, notwithstanding: i cannot even describe this e-book, and that i wrote the rattling factor. (1) primarily, it really is like this: bored to death with the Byzantine quest of attempting to submit a singular, I make a decision as an alternative to chop to the chase and write a memoir approximately attempting to submit a book-this publication, to be distinctive.

Enlightenment Blues: My Years with an American Guru

Enlightenment Blues is Andre van der Braak’s compelling first hand account of his courting with a well-known religious instructor. It chronicles either the author’s religious trip and disenchantment to boot the advance of a missionary and debatable group round the instructor. It powerfully exposes the issues and must haves of disentanglement from a religious direction.

When Skateboards Will Be Free: A Memoir of a Political Childhood

“The revolution is not just inevitable, it really is coming near near. it's not in simple terms impending, it's really approaching. And while the time comes, my father will lead it. ”With a profound present for taking pictures the absurd in lifestyles, and a deadpan knowledge that comes from surviving a surreal adolescence within the Socialist employees get together, Saïd Sayrafiezadeh has crafted an unsentimental, humorous, heartbreaking memoir.

Additional info for Crime Seen: From Patrol Cop to Profiler, My Stories from Behind the Yellow Tape

Example text

I had arrested nearly two hundred impaired drivers and was getting great feedback from my bosses, but the routine was starting to get to me and I had the urge to try something different. Vacant constable positions, usually in small and remote northern Ontario towns, were regularly displayed on the office bulletin board, but I was twenty-five, single and enjoyed the social opportunities I had living in the Toronto area. One day a new position was posted to work in the Toronto office of Special Services Division.

I don’t remember what I prayed for, except most likely for mass to hurry up and end while I stood, kneeled and sat as required. The best part of the service was the basket collection of the offertory envelopes, because that signalled Barb and I would soon be running down the hill to the four corners of Ennismore to spend our twenty-five-cent allowances. My sister and I were never given our big payout until mass was over so we wouldn’t lose it down the heating grate near our pew. Gerry got his money before church because he had pockets in his pants.

As a rehabilitated criminal, I knew what my high-risk items were. When I finished high school I thought I wanted to be a lawyer. My grades clearly showed I was not a cerebral type but I did make the minimum entrance mark to attend the University of Toronto at the Erindale College campus in Mississauga. My parents were rich with love and support but there wasn’t a lot of extra money for school tuition or living expenses for the campus townhouse I shared with five other girls. Student loans, grants and working as a surveyor’s assistant at nearby construction sites got me through.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.07 of 5 – based on 15 votes