A thirty-five year veteran of the Los Angeles Police Department, Paul Bishop’s career has included a three year tour with his department's Anti-Terrorist Division and over twenty-five years’ experience in the investigation of sex crimes. His Special Assaults Units regularly produced the highest number of detective initiated arrests and highest crime clearance rates in the city. Twice honored as Detective of the Year, Paul has also received the Quality and Productivity Commission Award from the City of Los Angeles.
As a nationally recognized interrogator, Paul starred as the lead interrogator and driving force behind the ABC TV reality show Take the Money and Run from producer Jerry Bruckheimer.
Based on his expertise in deception detection, he currently conducts interrogation seminars for law enforcement, military, and arson investigators.
Paul has published fifteen novels, including five in his L.A.P.D. Homicide Detective Fey Croaker series. He has also written numerous scripts for episodic television and feature films.
He is the creator and editor of the new pulp noir boxing series, Fight Card, which includes over forty titles published under the pseudonym Jack Tunney. Paul’s own entries in the series are Felony Fists and Swamp Walloper, both featuring the two-fisted cop turned fighter, Patrick Felony Flynn. Paul is also co-creator and editor of Bishop and Hancock’s Pulse Fiction published by Pro Se Productions.
His latest novel, Lie Catchers, is set in the world of interrogation. He is currently working on the sequel, Lie Killers, as well as another cop novel, Gunhawks.
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