Michelle J.G. Perin holds an MS in Criminology and Criminal
Justice and has been writing for publication since 2000. Since
then, her work has appeared
in Law and Order, Law Enforcement Technology,Police
Magazine, Survivor's Edge, Tactical Knives, Combat
Handguns, Beyond the Badge, The UP Mag, Chief of Police,
Police Times, and Police Fleet Manager.  She has been a
contributing writer for The Michigan Snowmobiler Magazine
and writes two monthly columns for Officer.com. She has also
been a columnist for LawOfficer.com.

Michelle contributed to
Felons, Flames and Ambulance Rides
Women Warriors: Stories from the Thin Blue Line (all
proceeds benefiting the National Law Enforcement Memorial

Michelle is also a highly regarded editor ensuring her clients
submit clean, grammatically correct copy without often missed
mistakes such as name changes or inaccurate facts.

Michelle spent five years with South Lane County Fire &
Rescue as a Firefighter/EMT. She is the past president of the
SLCFR Volunteer Association. She currently works as a street
medic with CAHOOTS, a mobile crisis unit ran by White Bird
and dispatched by the police department.
About the Author
Lane Area Ferret Lovers Shelter
& Rescue
Michelle (pictured here holding
Gambit, one of her five ferrets)
volunteers as the fundraising
coordinator for this
Eugene-based shelter. (Photo
courtesy of Jim Corso)
Michelle J.G. Perin
Public Safety Writer
Patriot Guard
Michelle rides with the Patriot
Guard Riders in memory of
Sgt. W. Ryan Fritsche
Michelle enjoys traveling
throughout the United States
visiting eccentric places and
experiencing local culture.
Public Safety Writers
Association (PSWA)
Michelle is the President of
the PSWA. Pictured here
giving the Grand Prize to Dr.
Ellen Kirschman, author of
Love a Cop
and I Love a
Fire Fighter.