John A. Bray, Author






Williamsburg, VA

(757) 345-0405


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John A. Bray served for seventeen years in the New York City Police Department and took early retirement with the rank of lieutenant in 1976. While in the Police Department, he acquired a Bachelor of Science degree from John Jay College and a Juris Doctor degree from Brooklyn Law School. After admission to the Bar, he served for four years as a prosecutor in the Department's internal disciplinary system.

After leaving the NYPD, John practiced criminal defense law on Long Island and in New York City for 30 years. In 2004, he received a Master of Arts degree in Theology from the Seminary of the Immaculate Conception in Huntington, Long Island.

John is Past President of the the Chesapeake Bay Writers Chapter of the Virginia Writers Club. Now fully retired, he lives with his wife Vera in Williamsburg, VA.

Endeavour Press of London, England renamed three of Bray's four books and added new cover art. The Ballad of Johnny Madigan is now FLAGS OF OUR SONS; The confidential is now BLUE HEAT and Code Name: Caleb is now HOME FRONT. All three are available on Amazon Kindle and as paperbacks under the former titles. Bray's newest book, ECHO OF DARKNESS, is now available on Amazon in kindle and paperback.