By Joseph Hansen
Within the small city of l. a. Caleta, Dave Brandstetter investigates the homicide of a truly unpopular cop while Ben Orton's head is located bludgeoned by way of a heavy flower pot, the folks of los angeles Caleta are stunned—not simply because their police leader has been murdered, yet simply because not anyone concept to do it faster. A bruising, violent guy, Ben had a dedication to reserve that didn't regularly take the legislation under consideration. yet as coverage investigator Dave Brandstetter is ready to determine, the corruption in Ben's police strength didn't die with him. by the point Dave arrives within the fading fishing city, a tender activist has already been arrested for the homicide. basically Dave turns out to care that the facts opposed to the accused is laughably skinny. because the humans of los angeles Caleta attempt their top to thwart his research, Dave needs to do no matter what it takes to capture Ben's killer. the guy all people used to be scared of is booklet 4 within the Dave Brandstetter secret sequence, which additionally contains Troublemaker and Skinflick.