Hans Halberstadt

Author: Ron Martinelli

The difference between this book and most others in the genre is that the author tells the story as somebody who has spent a career in law enforcement starting on patrol, then in the vice unit, and later as a criminologist specializing in “use of force” cases involving police officers. I know this because Martinelli was the inspiration for my book UNDER COVER, published by Simon & Schuster/Pocketbooks long ago (and now out of print). Martinelli’s adventures on the Street Crimes unit were full of surprises, bloodshed, cop humor, and lessons learned. Since his time in the