Happy belated birthday to Joseph Wambaugh, the former LAPD detective sergeant and author of classic true crime and cop novels who turned 84 on January 22nd.
Over the years, I've interviewed Joseph Wambaugh several times and I've reviewed many of his outstanding books.
You can read my Philadelphia Weekly Crime Beat column on Joseph Wambaugh via the below link:
You can also read my Washington Times On Crime column on Joseph Wambaugh's The Onion Field via the below link:
And you can read my long-form Q&A with Joseph Wambaugh via the below link:
And you can read my Philadelphia Inquirer review of Joseph Wambaugh's Hollywood Station below: