Assassins…Serial Killers…Corrupt Cops…: Chasing the News in a Skirt and High Heels
In Assassins…Serial Killers…Corrupt Cops… Mary Neiswender shares memories of her fascinating career writing for the Long Beach Independant Press-Telegram. A career that had her center stage in many high-profile stories, including the Tate-LaBianca cases and trial. Mary earned the trust of Manson early on and got many exclusives, resulting in some of the most interesting articles on the trial.
Book Description: Assassins…Serial Killers…Corrupt Cops…is a rundown of the life of one of the first women to break into the male-only profession of news reporting. She spent some 30 years interviewing the famous and infamous. Some of her stories have made federal law, some have brought criminals to justice and others have sent them to death row. She has won numerous state and national awards and has twice been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. She also has been cited for her contributions to journalism by the California State Legislature, the City and County of Los Angeles, the Criminal Courts Bar Association and the Society of Professional Journalists, among others. Many of her stories have been read into the Congressional Record…Continue
Publisher: CreateSpace (February 20, 2012)