The Onion Field - Joseph Wambaugh & James Ellroy

The Onion Field

By Joseph Wambaugh & James Ellroy

  • Release Date: 1987-03-10
  • Genre: True Crime
Score: 4.5
From 47 Ratings


This is the frighteningly true story of two young cops and two young robbers whose separate destinies fatally cross one march night in a bizarre execution in a deserted Los Angeles field.

From the Paperback edition.


  • The Onion Field

    By DA-13
    Every police officer and family member should read this book! It tell our story when the s&$@ hits the fan on the streets. How we feel , why we dont talk about the evil things we have to see and deal with. Only a cop can explain our world to the masses.