George Beck, Ph.D. is a police detective, award-winning journalist, and managing editor of Blue Magazine. He holds a Ph.D. in history & culture from Drew University; a master’s degree in criminal justice from Boston University; a master’s degree in administrative science from Fairleigh Dickinson University; a bachelor’s degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University, and an associate’s degree from Bergen Community College. He is the author of The Killer Among Us and several other books. His nonfiction and short stories have been featured in magazines and anthologies nationally and internationally. His passion is research and writing.