Books & Articles by Paul J. Ciolino

In The Company of Giants:
The Ultimate Investigation Guide For Legal Professionals, Journalists & The Wrongly Convicted

In The Company of Giants

Paul J. Ciolino
Published 2005 iUniverse
Paul J. Ciolino is a life long resident of Chicago. His work has resulted in the full pardons of five death row inmates, and three more serving life sentences. His investigations resulted in the historical emptying of the entire death row population of Illinois in 2003. He is a regular contributor to CBS and FOX News. He is a U.S. Army Veteran and has been a private investigator since 1981.
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Advanced Forensic Criminal Defense Investigations

Advanced Forensic Criminal Defense Investigations

Compiled by Paul J. Ciolino, Edited by Grace Elting Castle
Published 2000 Lawyers & Judges Publishing
The writers of these chapters hail from across the United States, all masters of their craft, sharing their knowledge of professional investigation.
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Advanced Forensic Civil Investigations

Advanced Forensic Civil Investigations

Compiled by Paul J. Ciolino, Edited by Grace Elting Castle
Published 1997 Lawyers & Judges Publishing
A masterful compilation of investigative information from some of the nation's leading professionals. 
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Articles

Police & Prosecutorial Misconduct Can Equal
Wrongful Conviction

By Paul J. Ciolino
PI Magazine, May/June 2003
After twenty-one years as a private investigator specializing in criminal defense, I wish I could report a decline in police and prosecutorial misconduct. Sadly, it is alive and well in America! read the article...

Investigating Internal Theft in a Small Business
By Paul J. Ciolino
Corporate Investigations, 2002
“Outraged,” “shocked,” and “stunned” are the words most commonly heard from an owner or comptroller of a small business who has just discovered that their company has been victimized by a loyal employee(s). read the article...

Getting and Handling the Recanting Witness
By Paul J. Ciolino
Investigation Manual, DePaul University
If you enjoy getting beat up, doors slammed in your face, police and prosecutors hating you to the point of wanting to lock you up, then you are reading the right chapter. Re-interviewing state or government witnesses in a criminal case is the meat and potatoes of the criminal defense investigation. read the article...

The Repressed Memory Myth
By Paul J. Ciolino
The Legal Investigator, Vol. XXIV, No. 2, November 1994
You may well get justice in Lilliput, but you are going to go through hell to get it in the United States.
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Keeping the Expert Honest
By Paul J. Ciolino
The Legal Investigator, Vol. XXV, No. 2, November 1995
Re-inventing themselves is what many of the self-anointed "experts" are really experts at achieving.
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Defending the Innocent in Child Sexual Abuse Cases
By Paul Ciolino
The Legal Investigator - May 1994
Nevertheless, when a child makes such an accusation it is usually presumed to be true, without question.
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