Half of Treasure Valley is controlled by a violent street gang. The other half is controlled by fear. A rookie detective, Nate Richards, is thrust between the two.Abyss, a mysterious street gang, moves into the valley and people have started dying. Nate's girlfriend suddenly disappears and the gang is being targeted as the cause. Will Nate succumb to the pressure to get the job done by any means necessary, or will he become part of the problem and prove there are No Humans Involved?
Ray Ellis is a 22-year veteran of law enforcement in Idaho, and Southern California, and a former United States Marine. He is a public speaker, communicating to groups of all sizes on the topics of community and personal safety. In 1999 Ray was appointed as a primary instructor for the Idaho POST Academy Police Training Institution for Idaho instructing on subjects of Arrest Control, Cultural Diversity and for the last five years exclusively on the topic of Instructor Development, where he taught other officers to be POST certified instructors. From 2007 to 2011, Ray served as the lead sex crimes investigator for the agency where he works; also in 2011, Ray was selected as a Top Fifty Author in the State of Idaho. He has been married to the same woman for 28 years and has three grown children; two sons and a daughter. He is also an ordained minister and the associate pastor of the church where he attends. Ray lives with his family in Idaho.