Gil Van Wyck. Without Remorse: A Simon Purvis Novel (2008) 356 pp. [tpo]
San Francisco private investigator Simon Purvis is hired by a woman who has been recently sexually assaulted. When the alleged rapists are not readily found, the victim takes matters into her own hands and must fight for her life. Later arrested, arraigned, and placed on trial for her actions, she must await the decision of the jury about whether her actions were just.
Setting: San Francisco