Until Proven Guilty
  • Series Length:
    28 Books
  • First Book:
    July 1985
  • Latest Book:
    March 2022
  • Main Genres:
    Suspense, Police Procedural, Police / Lawmen / FBI Agents, Law Enforcement
  • Rating:

J.P. Beaumont Series in Order (28 Books)

Order Book Genre Date Rating
0.5 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4
1 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4
2 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
3 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
4 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4
5 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4
6 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4
7 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4.5
8 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5


9 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
10 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
11 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
12 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
13 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
14 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
15 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
16 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
17 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
18 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
19 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4
20 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4
21 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
21.5 Thriller / T 4
21.5 (e) Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
22 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 4
23 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
24 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5
25 Police/Detective/Law Enforcement / PD 5

Book Descriptions for series: J.P. Beaumont


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    Book - 0.5

    J. P. Beaumont may be an old homicide hand now, but back when he was a rookie working with his first partner, Milton Gurkey--a.k.a. Pickles--things took a turn for the worse . . . One day, at the end of Beaumont and Pickles's shift, a stop at the ...



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    Book - 1

    SUFFER THE LITTLE CHILDREN The little girl was found murdered, her pink nightgown twisted around her throat. She was only five. The woman who came to the funeral to throw a single rose on the coffin was very much alive ...and beautiful. The kind of ...



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    Book - 2

    VENGEANCE IS MINE The blonde on the beach was screaming. A dead man lay at her feet. It didn't take Detective J.P. Beaumont long to find out that the man had been murdered, and that both the lady and the corpse were members of the State Parole Board...



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    Book - 3

    THE EVIL THAT MEN DO The body lay- amid the garbage behind a Seattle grocery store--a tall. well-built male--dead. Detective J.P Beaumont's twenty years on the force had given him a sixth sense about people--especially guilty ones. So when he foun...



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    Book - 4

    "WE HAVE A BINGO" At first, the cops had little to go on -- a paycheck stub from Starlight Productions, a matchbook from the Edgewater Inn. Oh, and a body. Definitely male and decidedly dead, covered with strange little puncture wounds. Then they sh...



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    Book - 5

    A NEW TWIST TO JUSTICE The dentist was sitting bolt upright. Mouth opened wide. Stone-cold dead. There was no lack of suspects--the brutalized wife, the pretty, sexually abused dental assistant, an ex-con who was a very intimate friend of the wido...



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    Book - 6

    A LESS THAN PERFECT CRIME The front-page photo was a gruesome heartstopper--a young woman plunging from a skeletal skyscraper, sheer horror frozen on her beautiful face. An accident? Suicide? Detective J.P. Beaumont didn't think so. Especially whe...



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    Book - 7

    THE MARK OF A CARELESS KILLER Tadeo Kurobashi loved poetry, studied Samurai history, and operated his own software company. When they found him dead on the floor with a Samurai sword by his hand, it looked like hara-kiri. Except for one thing. An ...



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    Book - 8

    A STIFF SHOT OF MURDER The Arizona alcohol rehab ranch was no picnic for J. P Beaumont. First they stuck him in a room with a sleazy, teenage drug dealer named Joey Rothman. Then they sicked the local law on him when the punk was discovered shot d...






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    Book - 9

    AN EDUCATION IN DEATH The bloody corpses stashed in the broom closet of the Seattle School District building were lovingly entwined. It looked like a classic crime of passion to Detective J.P Beaumont--especially when Pete Kelsey admitted that his...



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    Book - 10

    A maniac broke into the home of Officer Benjamin Harrison Weston--then brutally snuffed the model cop, his wife and his children. But five-year-old "Junior" Weston was hiding in a closet...and somehow avoided the psycho's bloody blade. Everyone lo...



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    Book - 11

    J.P. Beaumont's teenaged daughter Kelly has run off--and her tracks have led the sober-but-struggling sleuth to the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. But in addition to one very headstrong offspring, there is something else waiting for Beau backstage: a c...



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    Book - 12

    A Seattle fisherman has died badly—bound, tortured and set ablaze aboard his boat on the Puget Sound. And with his death comes disturbing questions . . . and the key to a Pandora's Box of evil that has remained tightly closed for over half a centur...



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    Book - 13

    Nobody is grieving over the death of Donald Wolf, a biotechnology corporation executive whose numerous criminal activities included illegally trading industrial secrets...and rape. Too many people, in fact, are almost too eager to take responsibility...



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    Book - 14

    The Seattle that Beau knew as a young policeman is disappearing. The city is awash in the aromas emanating from a glut of coffee bars, the neighborhood outside his condo building has sprouted gallery upon gallery, and even his long cherished diner h...



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    Book - 15

    The Statfire Breeze steams its way north toward the Gulf of Alaska, buffeted by crisp sea winds blowing down from the Arctic. Those on board are seeking peace, relaxation, adventure, escape. But there is no escape here in this place of unspoiled natu...



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    Book - 16

    The dead woman on a cold slab in the Arizona morgue was a talented artist recently arrived from the West Coast. The Washington State Attorney General's office thinks this investigation is too big for a small-town female law officer to handle, so they...



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    Book - 17

    Fifty years ago, when she was five, Sister Mary Katherine witnessed something terrible ... A former Seattle policeman now working for the Washington State Attorney's Special Homicide Investigation Team, J.P. Beaumont has been hand-picked to lead t...



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    Book - 18

    The murder of an ex-drug dealer ex-con--gunned down on his mother's doorstep--seems just another turf war fatality. Why then has Seattle homicide investigator J.P. Beaumont been instructed to keep this assignment hush-hush? Meanwhile, Beau's lover an...






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    Book - 19

    Seattle investigator J. P. Beaumont is working a series of murders in which six young women have been wrapped in tarps, doused with gasoline, and set on fire. Their charred remains have been scattered around various dump sites, creating a grisly patt...



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    Book - 20

    Seattle investigator J. P. Beaumont uncovers a dark and deadly conspiracy that reaches deep into the halls of state government, in this latest thriller from New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance At first glance, the video appears to be sho...



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    Book - 21

    Getting old is hell. J. P. Beaumont is finally taking some time off to have knee-replacement surgery. But instead of taking his mind off work, the operation plunges him into one of the most perplexing and mind-blowing mysteries he's ever faced. A ...



  • Book - 21.5

    Life has shifted for J. P. Beaumont. After a tragic accident that devastated and ultimately disbanded his Special Homicide Investigation Team, he accepts that he has left homicide detection behind at this point, but he has a lot of unanticipated free...



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    Book - 21.5

    An e-original novella from New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance, featuring a sneak peek of the next J. P. Beaumont novel, Proof of LifeSince the disbanding of the Special Homicide Investigation Team, J. P. Beaumont’s biggest concern ...



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    Book - 22

    Prospector Amos Warren and Big Bad John Lassiter, his young protege, were as close as father and son until a violent argument tore them apart. The next day, Amos disappeared, never to be seen again. Years later, his bones were found in the desert. Al...



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    Book - 23

    J. P. Beaumont’s latest investigation strikes too close to home in this riveting mystery from New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance. Be careful what you wish for... Before he retired, J. P. Beaumont had looked forward to having his day...



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    Book - 24

    Seattle investigator J. P. Beaumont is drawn into an intriguing, and shockingly personal, case in this superb tale of suspense from New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance. Former Seattle homicide cop, J. P. Beaumont, is learning to enjoy th...



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    Book - 25

    The newest thrilling Beaumont suspense novel from New York Times bestselling author J. A. Jance, in which Beaumont is approached by a visitor from the past and finds himself drawn into a missing person’s case where danger is lurking and family secr...