11-30-13: Private Investigators: Who Are These Guys?
BIO: David Corbett is a former PI and gifted writer and teacher David Corbett and will take us through the worlds of private investigation and fictional character development. With the irrepressible Corbett this will be a wild ride.
David Corbett: http://www.davidcorbett.com
PIs, Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Private_investigator
Detective Fiction, Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Detective_fiction
List of Fictional PIs: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_fictional_private_investigators
Top 10 Fictional Detectives: http://listverse.com/2011/01/18/top-10-fictional-detectives/
How PIs Work: http://money.howstuffworks.com/private-investigator.htm
What A PI Cannot Do: http://www.pinow.com/articles/456/what-a-private-investigator-cannot-do
101 Things a PI Can Do: http://www.diligentiagroup.com/legal-investigation/101-things-a-private-investigator-can-do/
PI tactics in the era of corporate espionage: http://www.sfgate.com/business/article/PRIVATE-EYES-Detective-Work-is-Big-Business-in-3304231.php
Anthony Pellicano, "Thug to the Stars" (and Inspiration for Ray Donovan): http://www.latimes.com/news/la-pellicano-sg,0,2662582.storygallery
Jack Palladino, PI for Bank of New York: http://www.moscowtelegraph.com/mt070302.htm
Roy Radin and The Cotton Club Murders: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roy_Radin
Jim Jones and The People’s Temple: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peoples_Temple