R. ROBERTS GIBSON was born in Detroit, and raised in Flint, Michigan. A graduate of Michigan State University, she received her Doctorate of Jurisprudence from the University of Toledo, College of Law. In private practice she represented hundreds of criminal defendants. She also served as a State-elected judge for sixteen years, presiding over Criminal and Civil cases. She often states, “I have heard it all and I have seen it all!” Given her vast experience in the criminal justice system, Gibson is able to give her readers a fascinating look into the mind of killers and how they think.
She lives in Alabama, with her husband, Richard; daughters LaVeda and Tegan; granddaughter, Krysta, and furry canine son, Jack Flint.