" [An] oddly riveting story of the black marketeers who trade in geoduck clams and of the law-enforcement officials who go to extraordinary lengths to thwart them." --WSJ
When Criminals Clam Up
Black marketeers invade the shellfish racket, and officials try to stop them.
"...It would seem to be a familiar tale of tough-guy law enforcement, with a plotline somewhere between "Kojak" and "CSI." Lawmen track down leads, sift through evidence, set up stakeouts, work informers, cut deals with low-lifes and work their way up the food chain to bust the big guys or expose a conspiracy. They do everything that cops do except shoot somebody...