Patrick Picciarelli

Patrick Picciarelli, a Vietnam vet, spent twenty years in the NYPD and is currently a licensed private investigator and adjunct writing professor at Seton Hill University. He is the author of Jimmy the Wags, My Life in the NYPD (Onyx), Blood Shot Eyes (Trafford) and has collaborated with Theresa Dalessio on Mala Femina: A Woman's Life as the Daughter of a Don (Barricade Books). He regularly contributes to Hardboiled magazine, among others. He lives in Monessen, Pennsylvania.