Ride or Die: Married or Romantically Partnered Detective Couples

TheThinMan_NovelSuspectsWho says detective work is a job for single people or divorced people, or that family life and solving murders are incompatible with each other? Some things are better done with two people, and tracking down a killer is one of those things. Additionally, a bit of romance can add an extra layer of drama to the long process of finding clues and interviewing suspects. Say “I do” to some crime-fighting couples who’ve graced the pages of mystery novels down through the decades. We’ve introduced some of the classics.


Erin Roll is a freelance writer, editor, and proofreader. Her favorite genres to read are mystery, science fiction, and fantasy, and her TBR pile is likely to be visible on Google Maps. Before becoming an editor, Erin worked as a journalist and photographer, and she has won far too many awards from the New Jersey Press Association. Erin lives at the top floor of a haunted house in Montclair, NJ. She enjoys reading (of course), writing, hiking, kayaking, music, and video games.