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James Prine

Agent: N/A
71 Cochrane Drive
Chalmette, Louisiana, United States


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James Sullivan Prine grew up in Chalmette, Louisiana (just outside New Orleans) and St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands. A veteran of the U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Army, Prine entered law enforcement as a Deputy Sheriff-EMT in 1975 with the St. Bernard Sheriff's Office. Since then, Prine has served with Federal, State, Parish (County) and Municipal law enforcement agencies, in a variety of assignments, including Special Agent, Detective, High-tech Crimes Investigator, Intelligence Officer, Police Diver, Narcotics Dog Handler, and Field Training Officer.

Licensed as a Private Pilot and Amateur Radio Operator, Prine is also a Parachutist, a Master Scuba Diver, and an award-winning photographer. A Life Member of the National Rifle Association and Police Marksman's Association, James Prine is currently based in New Orleans.

Interests: Flying, sport parachuting, cave diving, skiing, shooting, motorcycles, photography, radio, reading, writing, New Mexico, Switzerland, England, travel.

Published writer: Yes

Freelance: No


Published works:


  • Night Flyer: Tales from the Id
  • The Real Police: Stories from the Crescent City
  • Tales from the Id