WorldCat Identities

Towers, Jonathan

Works: 8 works in 12 publications in 1 language and 208 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Biography  History  Documentary television programs  Biographical films  Biographical television programs  Case studies 
Classifications: HV7911.P4675, 551.46370973
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jonathan Towers
Allan Pinkerton the original private-eye( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life and career of private investigator Allan Pinkerton, founder of the Pinkerton National Detective Agency
L.A.P.D( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... LAPD goes behind the scenes to get an insider's view of the controversy that now surrounds the force's every move."--Container
Hot pursuit( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

High-speed chases are one of the most controversial activities police undertake, jeopardizing the lives of the officer, suspect, and innocent bystanders. However, unlike their glamorous portrayals in Hollywood movies, an officer must follow a strict departmental policy that governs how many police vehicles can be involved, what techniques can be used, and if the pursuit should be terminated to insure public safety
Private eyes( Visual )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the silver screen, they are sleepless, vigilant figures in the shadows, their intuition as uncanny as the mystery that hangs about them. They are private eyes, cowboys of the American legal system. Pulling in the big bucks, these independent sleuths crack major cases that may not otherwise be solved. Other detectives, such as Jim Closeky, head of New Jersey-based Centurion Ministries, provide non-profit investigative services
Bounty hunters( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Private contractors, known as bounty hunters, have the ability to arrest fugitives. They are hired by bail bondsmen to search for, and apprehend, people who jump bail. We trail these powerful forces of American justice as they track down those who seek to escape the law
A teenage murder mystery( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An obvious murder case in East Lampeter Twp., Lancaster Co., PA on December 20, 1991 becomes clouded after the event. The young victim, Laurie Show, was threatened previously by Lisa Michelle Lambert. But Lawrence Youngkin and Tabatha Buck are also implicated and all three were charged. Conspiracy between police and prosecutors, a Federal judge's order to free Michelle and her subsequent state retrial & incarceration for murder all make this case mysterious and the question of true justice unresolved
Collisions in the mist( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the crash of an airplane into the Empire State building, the wreck of the Andrea Doria, and the derailment of Amtrak's Sunset Limited into the Bayou Canot, Mobile, Alabama, Sept. 22, 1993
Tsunami killer wave( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Shows the devastation caused by tsunami in Hawaii in 1946 and 1960 through photos, footage and survivors' stories
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.19 (from 0.16 for Bounty hun ... to 0.66 for Collisions ...)

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