Will Ablan is a former police officer with twenty years service. During his tenure, he's held most every position possible to include Under-Sheriff and Chief of Police. He's worked undercover narcotics and plain clothes detective.
He's also a combat veteran and served with the US Army as a Military Policeman for eight years.
His "Lawman" series is drawn from those years and many of the cases he talks about happened in one form or another.