INNOCENCE TAKEN - Bk 1
One dead girl, another one missing, and a secret that will rip a tight-knit community apart…
As Lt. Damien Kaine searches for a sadistic killer, a disturbing pattern emerges. The more he digs into a community's history, the more missing girls he finds. Some dating back fifteen years. Their bodies have never been found. All these girls have something in common, they resemble each other.
The lack of movement forward on the case brings in a quirky FBI profiler is asked to assist with the investigation. Damien wrestles with disdain for the agent and an equally strong sexual attraction to her, as he deals with mounting frustrations.
Tensions rise with the abduction of another girl. Damien is in a race against time to save her. But the case is about to take a frightful turn. What they uncover will not only rock them to their core, it will haunt them forever.
CONFESSION OF SIN - Bk 2
A brutal killer with a grudge against the Catholic Church begs the question, can God really protect the flock?
After the murders of several priests, evidence points to someone with a grudge. Not just against the Church, but the head of the Church.
When the killer kidnaps Bishop Cantor, Damien fears he may be too late. In a race against the clock to save the bishop, he does what it takes to stop a sadistic killer.
Making choices that go against protocol have an unintended outcome. Placing Damien in a situation with deadly consequences.
FATAL DOMINION - Bk 3
Lies, secrets, and murder. All the makings of a good political race.
The brutal murder of Glen Rossdale thrusts Lt. Damien Kaine into Illinois politics pitting him against one of the most powerful families in the city. The Lockharts are in a race for Governor, and Damien's investigation is getting in the way.
As evidence unfolds showing a connection to a cold case, several high-ranking officials emerge as possible suspects.
With the body count rising, and not sure whom he can trust, Damien must rely on his partner, Joe Hagan.
As they get closer to the real meaning behind the gruesome string of murders, a new threat emerges. A familiar killer from Damien's past who will do whatever it takes to remove Damien from the case, permanently.
If you are a fan of CSI or Criminal Minds, believable characters, and sarcastic humor, then this book and series is for you.
*Each book is a standalone story and can be read out of order. However, you will get more character insight reading from book 1*
Victoria M. Patton combines forensics and police work with just enough humor and sizzling romance in her books. Her unique way of writing will have you on a roller coaster ride of emotions and keep you turning pages well past your bedtime. Visit her on line to learn more about her and sign up for sneak peaks of her books, what murders she's plotting, and what whiskey she is currently drinking.