Robert Leuci

Robert Leuci (February 28, 1940 – October 12, 2015) was a detective with the New York City Police, known for his work exposing corruption in the police department and the criminal justice system. After retiring from the NYPD he wrote novels, short stories, and a memoir. He taught and had residencies at over forty universities and law schools, and lectured on morality and ethics erosion at many police departments and the FBI academy in Quantico.

  • The Snitch

    By Robert Leuci

    Read by Peter Coleman

    When a confrontation brews between two decent men the results become tragic and far-reaching.

    "...this is gritty, gripping fare from an ex-cop who knows the mean streets of Manhattan and also of the Big Apple's outer boroughs." - Kirkus Reviews

    Released Tue Aug 30 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Doyle's Disciples

    By Robert Leuci

    Read by Peter Coleman

    In the gritty seventies, a young cop digs up dirt on the New York Police Department.

    "A big, sprawling novel about the New York City Police Department...Gripping." - The New York Times

    Released Fri Sep 30 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Blaze

    By Robert Leuci

    Read by Peter Coleman

    In the roughest parts of Brooklyn, a brilliant female detective goes after a psychotic loan shark.

    "Leuci unleashes another torrid cop thriller that captures the gritty tension of police work and the criminal mindset." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Nov 29 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Captain Butterfly

    By Robert Leuci

    Read by Peter Coleman

    A long time veteran takes on corruption in the NYPD in this action packed drama.

    "Leuci alternates steamy scenes of love-making with gritty slices of New York life punctuated by bloody, violent clashes before the decisive confrontation takes place between the evil, unprincipled inspector and his female nemesis...the adventure is...exciting, fast paced and a boost to feminists." - Publishers Weekly

    Released Tue Oct 11 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged

  • Odessa Beach

    By Robert Leuci

    Read by Peter Coleman

    A black market criminal decides to ignore his debts, starting a gang war spanning two generations.

    "Everything rings true in Odessa Beach. You won't be bored." - The New York Times

    Released Tue Oct 11 00:00:00 UTC 2016
    English, Unabridged