A site representing a summary of works in progress and occasionally cynical but provocative insights on crime, technology, and society as simultaneously seen through the eyes of a veteran cop, author, professor, television host, and interdisciplinary scholar.

Professional Profile

I am a tenure-track professor at Western University specializing in digital and emerging media, investigative journalism, and forensic linguistics. read more


My courses, whether at the university level or one of my own professional training seminars, are multi-disciplinary and diverse to say the least. read more


I am in the unique position of straddling both academic and commercial markets that have traditionally been at odds in terms of readership. read more

Cold Case Society

I use students at Western University as fresh eyes and emerging subject matter experts to analyze and synthesize data relating to unsolved cold cases from across North America. read more

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