Detective & Police Themed Cozy Mysteries

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Below you'll find cozy mystery series that have a Detective or Police theme. Please feel free to suggest a series that we may have missed.

Paw Enforcement Mystery Series Diane Kelly

Diane Kelly writes the Paw Enforcement Mystery series which started in June 2014 and is set in Fort Worth, Texas. It features police officer Megan Luz and her loyal K-9 partner Brigit—two Fort Worth cops who are worth their weight in kibble. SHE’S ON A SHORT LEASH.

Officer Luz is lucky...

Pecan Springs Mystery Series by Susan Wittig Albert

This series is a spin off of the China Bayles Herbal Mysteries series. This series takes place in Texas and features Police Chief Sheila Dawson.

Portrait of Crime Mystery Series by Sharon Pape

This series started in 2010 and is set in New York. It features Rory McBain who is a police sketch artist. She inherited her uncle's Victorian house and detective business. After Rory moves into her new home she soon meets her permanent resident.... the ghost Federal Marshall Ezekiel "Zeke"...

Regan Reilly Mystery Series by Carol Higgins Clark

Carol Higgins Clark writes the Regan Reilly Mystery series which started in 1992 and is set in California. It features daughter of a successful mystery writer and a P.I. Regan Reilly. Each book finds Regan traveling to a different place even though the first book in the series has Regan living...

Rose Hill Mystery Series Pamela Grandstaff

Pamela Grandstaff writes the Rose Hill Mystery series which is set in West Virginia. This series follows the Fitzpatrick family of Rose Hill, West Virginia, and their neighbors and friends. It features Rose Hill police chief Scott Gordon and Maggie, the town bookstore owner.

Savannah Reid Series by G.A. McKevett

This series started in 1995 and is set in California. It features forty-year-old, displaced Southern belle with a buxom figure, Detective Sergeant Savannah Reid. Savannah now finds herself in the exclusive community of San Carmelita, CA.

Sgt. Windflower Mystery Series by Mike Martin

Mike Martin writes the Sgt. Windflower Mystery Series which started in 2012 and is set in Newfoundland, Canada. It features Sgt. Winston Windflower, an RCMP officer and a Cree from Northern Alberta, who is stationed in the small town of Grand Bank. It is about history and mystery but it is also...

Stellar Investigations Detective Agency by Manjiri Prabhu

This series started in 2004 and takes place in Pune, India. It features astrologist PI Sonia Samarth who uses a unique combination of traditional Indian wisdom, modern-day detection, and ancient astrology to solve crimes. The last book in this series was published in 2006.

Swift Investigation Mystery Series by Laura DiSilverio

This series started in 2010 and is set in Colorado. It features private investigator Charlotte (Charlie) Swift. She is an ex Air Force investigator.

Tara Holloway Mystery Series by Diane Kelly

Diane Kelly writes the Tara Holloway Mystery Series which started in 2011 and takes place in Dallas, Texas. It features IRS Special Agent Tara Holloway who is a recovering tomboy with a head for numbers.. Tara’s fast becoming the Annie Oakley of the IRS.

Marjorie Owen

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Marjorie Owen wrote two mystery novels in The English Mystery Series. LADIES OF CLASS and THE POISON PEN. They feature Detective Chief Inspector Richard Hayward in two intriguing whodunits.

The novels themselves have great reviews on Amazon but the...

Urban-Smith Mystery Series

Rupert Harker writes the Urban-Smith Mystery Series which is set in England. It features forensic pathologist, Dr Rupert Harker and detective/paranormal investigator, Fairfax Urban-Smith.

Vish Puri Mystery Series by Tarquin Hall

Tarquin Hall writes the Vish Puri Mystery Series which started in 2010 and is set in Delhi, India. It features India's most private investigator Vish Puri. He is Portly, persistent, and unmistakably Punjabi. Puri's main work comes from screening prospective marriage partners, a job once the...

Wolfpack Mystery Series by Michael de Ridder

Michael de Ridder writes the Wolfpack Mystery series. It features private investigator Rog Beagle. In the first book in this series private investigator Rog Beagle has a chance run-in with Hans, a member of The Pack, he is pulled unceremoniously into the world of Miss Francine Mayweather. A...

Zoe Chambers Mystery  Annette Dashofy

Annette Dashofy writes the Zoe Chambers Mystery series which started in March 2014 and is set in Pennsylvania. Zoe is a paramedic and deputy coroner in rural Pennsylvania’s tight-knit Vance Township and has been privy to a number of local secrets over the years, some of them her own.