Tom Lange

Tom Lange joined the Los Angeles Police Department in 1967 after earning a Bronze Star in Vietnam as a sergeant in the U.S. Marines. In nearly twenty-nine years with the LAPD, he was awarded more than sixty commendations from various law enforcement agencies. Qualified in both federal and state superior court as an expert in homicide investigations and blood-splatter examination, he was involved in more than 250 homicide investigations during his career. He retired from the LAPD in 1996 and currently operates as a licensed private investigator in California. Lange and Philip Vannatter co-authored the New York Times bestseller, Evidence Dismissed (Pocket).