Robert Cole was a police officer for over 25 years. He retired from the force in East Palo Alto, California where he was one of the commanders that helped bring the city back from its status as the murder capital of the United States. Cole recently finished almost two years in the United Nations Peacekeeping Mission in Haiti. He served a one-year tour of duty working for DynCorp as an international police trainer in Iraq and will be redeployed for another in 2008.
Jan Hogan (Las Vegas, NV) is an award-winning staff writer for Stephens Media who writes for View newspapers and has published numerous articles in AAA’s Motorland (now Via), Law & Order, and other publications. She is currently writing her next book on dyslexia.