Will be updating soon.
September 5, 2015 at 4:46 pm
Book sales have been very good and the responses have been outstanding. My UPS driver stopped at my house and shouted to me that the book was great. I love when people enjoy my stories.
October 24, 2019 at 3:36 am
LARRY THANK YOU SO MUCH, I RECEIVED MY BOOK TONIGHT WEDNESDAY, SORRY JUST GOT MY MAIL .
October 24, 2019 at 2:11 pm
You’re welcome Debbie. Now pour a glass of wine, kick back and enjoy my memories.
October 5, 2015 at 4:54 am
Currently, the book is only available online via Kindle. We are working to get a hard copy published ASAP though.
March 29, 2016 at 1:09 pm
The book is finally available in soft and hard cover on line. I had to rewrite the book to satisfy the legal people. I am now know as Murphy. I also included thirty more stories in the revised edition. I hope you enjoy every story.
May 16, 2016 at 11:25 pm
Rowena, I have not received any order from paypal with your name on it. Maybe you should check with them. Good luck
August 26, 2016 at 9:44 pm
Hi ! Sgt Casy I wrote a long story of my book and the problems I had with two publishers and a lot of money. My book was reviewed by 33 people, I had to purchase and book for each person. Xlibris Publishing, published the book around Nov 2012 costs $6,800 plus they published the book with about 40 present of mistakes, out of order and duplicate stories. I saw it on Amazon. Nothing I cold do, I called a couple of Attorney’s but nothing. I cancelled my contract and re-edited my book adding more stories. Then I hired Outskirts Press $4,800 and plus. How ever Outskirts Press, changed the cover making it very attractive. Changing the title in large white lettering , History of Street Cops with my stars etc. I had bought 40 books (new revised) and mailed them to people to review the book and send their reviews to book stores . i.e. Barnes and Noble Amazon would not take the old first book off the advertising section, by Xlibris Publishing. Outskirts Press wants more money to send the book to the stories I would appreciate it if you would give me some pointers
I worked Fillmore, then after a shoot out I was transferred to 0
October 7, 2016 at 7:28 pm
I recently visited Tim Flannigan twice this summer at his shop. My dad was a mechanic for the Chicago Police cars. He worked at Lawrence & Hamlin for many years until they opened the new shop at Belmont/Western”old Riverview”.Before he retired in 1981 he helped get ready older squad cars for some movie called “the Blues Brothers”. I plan to read your book. Good luck, Larry.
April 24, 2017 at 12:02 am
Hello Bryan. I apologize for not getting back to you. My son started this blog and I don’t know how to use it properly. I’m doing great. I actually found religion and went ahead and got my Masters from Lewis U. I retired from CPD. I teach at Wright College. Life is good. I hope all is well with you. Stay safe my friend. And, it was great hearing from you.
May 27, 2017 at 10:16 am
Larry. Tonight I m in Nelson N Z and how I came across this blog while ckecking my IPhone I ve no idea…..but suddenly I m 30 yrs younger and working with you in Albany Park beat 1731…I ll have to get the book! TH
May 31, 2017 at 1:12 pm
Terri, you will enjoy the stories. Get the book from the blog, its cheaper than Amazon and Barnes and Noble. I donate 2 dollars to the Police memorial Foundation for every book sold through the blog. If you don’t enjoy the book, I will buy it back from you. Stay safe and enjoy retirement.
August 13, 2017 at 1:27 pm
Larry, I really enjoyed your book. This book tells what hard and dangerous work policemen do everyday. I wish more people would read what really happens on a policemens beat. Thanks for writing such a interesting book.
August 17, 2017 at 11:29 pm
Thanks for the kind words Paula. The book was meant to entertain and educate. Please pass the word about the book. By the way, for every book I sell, I donate a portion of the sales to the Chicago Police Memorial Foundation. So far I have sent them more than one thousand dollars.
September 7, 2017 at 12:23 am
Thanks Paula. I wrote it to entertain AND inform. I’m glad you enjoyed it.
April 28, 2018 at 4:52 am
Hi! I recently purchased this for my father who respectfully served the CPD for 35+ years and I bought this for his birthday. I didn’t see any shipping options just a fee of roughly $4 to ship. Will I get this within 2 weeks? Thanks so much!
July 17, 2019 at 5:57 pm
I am sorry I didn’t see your post until now. I don’t see your name on my list so I’m guessing you ordered the book through another venue. I hope your father enjoyed the memories. If you have any questions please direct them to me at LarryCasey17.Aol.com
May 29, 2019 at 10:04 pm
I’m really enjoying your stories. Thanks for all your service. I grew up in Burnham. 154th & Sibley. Dolton Il. I’m retired early from St Louis P.D. from injuries sustained in fight with a real turd. Amazing how much of these idiots all act the same across the Country.
July 17, 2019 at 5:59 pm
Matt, I hope you sat next to me and we responded to these jobs together. Enjoy and stay safe.
March 21, 2020 at 2:55 pm
Just purchased your book (via Paypal) five minutes ago. I was never prompted for a delivery address. Can you reach out to me via e-mail please?
March 21, 2020 at 6:42 pm
Hi Dan, I just filled your order and have an address of 1300 W Altgeld St. Apt 118G. Chi, Ill, 60614. It will ship Monday. If this is correct, do nothing. If you need to change this, please let me know. Thank you for your purchase. Enjoy my thirty years of memories.
January 3, 2021 at 6:35 pm
As the daughter and sister of Chicago Police Officers, I throughly enjoyed your tales of the street. My dad spent 32 years in 18 and my brother is currently on the job. I recalled many similar stories being told by my Dad exactly as you wrote them. You’re a gifted author and stand up man. God bless and enjoy your well-deserved pension.
January 3, 2021 at 8:29 pm
Thank you so much for those kind words. I enjoyed my thirty years on CPD and I am thoroughly enjoying my pension. Thanks again for contacting me. You made my day.
Happy New Year to you and yours. Stay safe.
November 1, 2021 at 12:24 pm
Larry, lots like a wonderful Book. I am Mike Sullivan, retired CPD, 9th District. 28 years on the job, and 21 years retired. Living in SW Florida.. Lots of us living here. Retirees meet once a month in Cape Coral, Florida.
November 3, 2021 at 4:21 pm
Hi Mike I hope your enjoying retirement as much as I am. Thanks for the kind words about the book. It’s all real, as you can tell. I enjoy listening to retired officers telling me they felt like they were sittting in the car next to me going to jobs. It’s all about enjoyment. Stay safe Mike and get another 22 years out of em.
December 11, 2021 at 10:27 pm
I WOULD LIKE A COPY. COULD IT GET HERE BEFORE XMAS?
December 12, 2021 at 3:54 pm
Jim I cannot guarantee deliveries through the USP, but normal deliveries have been taking less than one week. If you order it from my BUY DIRECT, from my site, I can fill the order today and get the book to the post office by Monday morning. You should have it in a few days. If you wish for me to personalize the book to any person other than you, let me know in the shipping instructions. Merry Christmas and stay safe.
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