David began a Creative Writing course during his sentence at HMP Norwich in 2015. From that point David was determined to have a book published. His ambition was not for fame and fortune, it was his own sense of accomplishment and achievement. Just four years later he realised his ambition.
In June 2019 David was asked by a Book Publisher to write a book on organised crime set in both Chicago and London.
The result is A Father’s Son published in September 2019. His debut book combines the facts of organised crime in Chicago with the fictional tale of an organised crime family in London.
To America and the streets of Chicago, where under the watch of the Outfit a wrong move could cost you your life, onto the back streets of East London in England where the wrong move cost more than a life.
The National Crime Syndicate was established in 2013, and started off as a knowledge base comprising of a few articles… but in recent years the NCS has grown in presence.
Now, the NCS has nearly 100,000 fans across social media from all over the world, and has been a resource for the likes of the New York Times, The Washington Post, Forbes, The Chicago Tribune, and Life Hacker.
David’s association with NCS began in 2017 when he submitted an article entitled …….. about the …… He received such a good online response to his article which encompassed his two favourite hobbies: researching and writing about organised crime.
David now writes regularly for the NCS on:
The Mafia; their history and previously untold stories about women in the Mafia.
NCS also publish David’s interviews with those involved in organised crime, including
Clink on the link below to read David’s articles.