19 March 2018Operation Countryman published.

26 February 2018Discussion re. Channel 5 documentary on Harrods bombing.

6 February 2018Filmed for BBC4 documentary on Freddie Mills.

31 January 2018Request to speak by Bury St Edmunds library.

10 December 2017Consultation re. Nude Murders for Monster Films.

11 September 2017Discussion re. Flying Squad documentary for RawCut TV.

30 August 2017Discussion re. Freddie Mills documentary for BBC4.

25 July 2017Request to speak on BBC Radio London programme.

20 June 2017Request to speak at the ‘H’ Division Crime Club.

Author of fifteen books, Dick Kirby has also contributed to five anthologies, fifteen other true-crime books and contributes to magazines and national newspapers on a regular basis; he also appears on radio and television and provides talks for groups on his experiences in the Metropolitan Police in which he roundly condemns political correctness, vapid senior officers and ‘soft’ policing.

With a bare two years in the rank of detective constable, Kirby was selected for the prestigious Serious Crime Squad and spent the next five years catching international crooks from all over the world. ‘The Sweeney’ – the Yard’s élite Flying Squad - was his home for eight years where he dealt with the most formidable and violent armed robbers.


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