About

Cathy Scott, an investigative journalist, author and blogger for Psychology Today, has written eleven books. Her work has appeared in New York Times Magazine, New York Post, George magazine, Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, and Reuters news service. Best known for penning The Killing of Tupac Shakur and The Murder of Biggie Smalls, she taught journalism for five years at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas until she left to report on the largest animal rescue in U.S. history in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, culminating in the book Pawprints of Katrina. Her latest crime books are The Millionaire’s Wife and Murder in Beverly Hills, which recently won Foreword magazine’s Best True Crime Books of the Year 2013. She also penned the Freeway Rick Ross autobiography, published in 2014. Her most recent TV appearances include Investigation Discovery, VH1 and A&E. She’s currently writing a mystery crime novel set in Las Vegas as well as a historical crime book.
  • Location:
    San Diego and Las Vegas
  • Joined:
    4 years ago