Cops and Writers Podcast

091 Retired Police Sergeant And P.I. George Cramer Is Proving That It's Never Too Late To Start Your Author Career!

November 06, 2022 Patrick O'Donnell / George Cramer Episode 91
Cops and Writers Podcast
091 Retired Police Sergeant And P.I. George Cramer Is Proving That It's Never Too Late To Start Your Author Career!
Show Notes

My guest on today’s show is George Cramer, an enrolled descendant of the Karuk Tribe of California. 

George began his forty-year investigative career in law enforcement and then moved into private and corporate investigations. He attended the Institute of American Indian Arts, earning his MFA-Creative Writing.

As a corporate and private investigator, Mr. Cramer conducted thousands of investigations throughout the Americas and Asia. He kept his investigative skills honed by volunteering as a Missing Persons investigator at a California Police Department.

In today’s episode we discuss:

·      How George got interested in law enforcement.

·      What it was like to be a police officer in 1968.

·      Training and equipment for a street cop back in the late 1960s.

·      Doing undercover drug buys with members of the Hell’s Angles Motorcycle Gang.

·      Becoming a private investigator. 

·      Beginning his writing career and his M.F.A. at age 68. 

 All of this and more on today’s episode of the Cops and Writers podcast.

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