By Duane Swierczynski

ISBN-10: 031632910X

ISBN-13: 9780316329101

It's harmful sufficient while a normal collage woman turns private informant. much more risky while she's smarter than the killer, kingpins, and police officers who keep an eye on her.

Honors scholar Sarie Holland is busted by means of the neighborhood police whereas doing a desire for her boyfriend. Unwilling to betray him yet eager to steer clear of destroying her destiny, Sarie has no selection yet to turn into a "CI"--a exclusive informant.

Philly narcotics cop Ben Wildey is hungry for a career-making bust. The detective thinks he's came across the main in Sarie: her boyfriend rankings from a mid-level broker with alleged ties to the foremost drug gangs.

Sarie seems to be the proper CI: a brief learn with an incredibly willing figuring out of the legal brain. yet Wildey, determined for effects, pushes too not easy and inadvertently sends the nineteen-year-old right into a loss of life capture, leaving Sarie hunted by way of crooked law enforcement officials and killers alike with not anything to save lots of her--except what she's realized in the course of her harrowing weeks as an informant.

Which is undesirable information for the police and the underworld. simply because by way of payback, CI #1373 seems to be a really fast study...

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In 1984, Congress began providing partial federal funding for state compensation programs and also set up a small federal program to compensate victims of crimes committed by certain persons under the protection of federal law enforcement officers. The most common limitations on eligibility and benefits as well as a general description of the purpose and procedures used by most of the state crime victims' compensation programs is described in chapter III. A recent state-by-state analysis of the most important features of the thirty-eight crime victim compensation programs is contained in a table in Appendix A and a list of the addresses and telephone numbers of these programs is in Appendix B.

Page ii Other Banatam Books in the series Ask your bookseller for the books you have missed. THE RIGHTS OF AUTHORS AND ARTISTS by Kenneth P. Norwick, Jerry Simon Chase, and Henry R. Kaufman THE RIGHTS OF CRIME VICTIMS by James H. Stark and Howard W. Goldstein THE RIGHTS OF EMPLOYEES by Wayne N. Outten with Noah A. Kinigstein THE RIGHTS OF GAY PEOPLE by Thomas B. Stoddard, E. Carrington Boggan, Marilyn G. Haft, Charles Lister, and John P. Rupp THE RIGHTS OF PRISONERS by David Rudovsky, Al Bronstein, and Edward I.

The victim still plays several essential roles in the criminal justice system: (1) The individual's victimization, although viewed as a social wrong, still provides the basis for most criminal charges. (2) Police investigators rely upon victims to report crimes and depend upon victim cooperation and information. 9 But doesn't the victim have a constitutional right to participate in the criminal justice system? No. Victims' rights are not guaranteed by the Constitution. "10 In a few cases, arguments have been made that the Constitution confers a particular right on victims of crime; for example, in several cases, women victims of domestic violence have argued that police and prosecutorial policies of refusing to arrest and prosecute their abusers amounted to selective enforcement of the laws against domestic violence, an arbitrary and discriminatory classification scheme in violation of the equal protection clause of the Fourteenth Amendment.

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