Lawman-turned-author Christopher Rudy has been a law enforcement officer over 30 years, with more than half that time involved in criminal investigation. Now with a major security company, he maintains his law enforcement commission through the Summit County, Ohio Sheriff’s Office. The highly decorated civil servant holds degrees in Organizational Management and Criminal Justice. The father of two grown children, Rudy has received countless hours of training in all aspects of criminal investigation, including graduating in the 196th session of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia. He also is a veteran of the United States Air Force.
Police and Fire reporter/editor George Davis is an award-winning journalist, who spent 42 years full time in the newspaper business before retiring from the Akron Beacon Journal six weeks before Sept. 11, 2001. He became Canton’s first and only Public Information Officer six weeks after that horrific tragedy and continues to report police and governmental news as a free-lance writer. In 2009, the father of five grown children teamed with long-time friend Rudy to assist with this book, tracing major events of one of the most intriguing and disturbing crime sagas spanning three decades.