The result of Ed Nordskog's study/review of over 700 serial arsonist case histories, and his own case work at the time from over 35 serial arson investigations. Ed has led investigations involving some of the more prolific serial arsonists in the United States and is a recognized international expert on serial arson investigations. This book is a recap of over 65 serial arson case histories, with Ed doing profiles and analysis after each case.
Case Histories of Notorious Serial Arsonists - 2011
"FireraisersFreaks and Fiends"
The book that Hollywood requested Ed to write. It tells of the most sinister, evil, stalking and obsessive arsonists and serial arsonists that Ed and his fellow investigators have encountered. The stories are bizarre, evil, sometimes funny and a true look at the real case histories of some of the worst and weirdest arsonists Ed has met. The detailed case histories within this book illustrate the most dangerous of all arsonists.
Obsessive Arsonists in the California Foothills - 2013
"The Arsonist Profiles"
A must read for any arson investigator and prosecutor involved in such cases. Ed has laboriously researched the history of arson investigation and profiling attempts in this odd field, and has dispelled many myths and psychiatric misconceptions. He based this book on his 2,000+ arson investigations and his study of thousands more as an international expert in the "human aspect" of arson investigation. This book is Ed's most popular to date and has been referenced in several court trials. It has solidified Ed's reputation as one of the few experts in the world on arsonists and serial arsonists.
Analyzing Arson Motives & Behaviors - 2016