Homicide Detective Inspector Michael Ballard is vigorously resisting retirement; not wishing to walk away from serving society by investigating and solving complex criminal cases. The brutal murder of a factory owner has him and his partner applying their 'old school' policing skills to hunt down the killer. But while Ballard is hunting the killer - is the killer hunting him? An absorbing murder mystery set in the often violent world of modern day law enforcement.
Harvey Cleggett has been with the Victorian Police Force for forty years and has had a first hand view of the world of law, order and crime. Payback: When Duty Calls is part 1 of 3 books following the main character.