Pre-order FREIGHT by Ed Kurtz

Crime Factory is pleased to announce the release of FREIGHT, our new Single Shot novella by Texan author Ed Kurtz. FREIGHT is set for release in print on Monday October 13th, 2014, and is now available for pre-order (ebook to be released at a later date – however, if you pre-order, you will get it [...]

Noir Con 2014 Program

A word from our friends at NoirCon:   NOIRCON 2014 , a biennial tribute to all things noir from literature to film to art and poetry, will take place from October 30 thru November 2, 2014. This conference is produced and headquartered at Society Hill Playhouse. Program includes panels on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, parties, [...]


Crime Factory Publications brings you PINK FACTORY – the sex/smut/erotica issue you’ve been waiting for. We’ve gotta recommend getting this in PRINT (RIGHT HERE) – as it looks great. This thing looks like an old porn magazine (only fancier). It’s pretty special, if we’re allowed to say so! (And a quick round of applause for [...]

On Crime Factory’s future and new pricing

Hi There Dear Reader, If you’ve come here to put your eyeballs on CF15, it’s more than likely that you’ve noticed things are a little different. Your formerly free PDF download now will cost you $1.99.  Your kindle edition also now costs $1.99. Your print has gone up to $8.99. You’re possibly thinking, what the [...]

Crime Factory Issue 15 is out… now!

And so, as the dark prophecies foretold, that when the white crow flies atop the tower of Babel, and the blood of the ancients’ boils in the Salton Sea, that there will be no room left in hell, and it will spit forth the fifteenth issue of the award-winning noir journal, Crime Factory. Get all [...]

Buy SAINT HOMICIDE By Jake Hinkson

EBook now available below.   “The other inmates call him Saint Homicide, the murderous man of God who heeded the voice of wrath when it told him to do the unthinkable. Many consider him a fanatic. Others see him as a prophet. And some simply think he’s insane. Here, he tells his story.”   Crime [...]


From Crime Factory Publications comes issue 14 of their award-winning noir journal. The best way to read it is in the highly affordable print edition. Grab it in PRINT RIGHT HERE.   If you want some sweet digital lovin’, you can grab the Kindle or PDF straight from the horse’s cloaca right here:     [...]

Submissions CLOSED for Pink Factory

    UPDATE: ALL SUBMISSIONS FOR PINK FACTORY ARE NOW CLOSED.   I was thinking about placing some elaborate preamble here about dirty minds and the undeniably lurid and frequently filthy streak that has historically run through much of what we can, I’m sure, loosely agree to call ‘Pulp.’ Instead, like a grossly modern and [...]


Melbournites! This Tuesday the 14th of May, CRIME FACTORY PRODUCTIONS is proud to be teaming up with CINECULT 303 for a screening of the insanity which is the Lee Marvin classic, PRIME CUT. Come along, 7pm, at 303 High St, Northcote. This film is batshit crazy in all the right ways, and gives you all [...]


The good news is, the new issue of CRIME FACTORY is out. The bad news is, you’ll probably feel compelled to cancel your other important plans to read it because it’s so excellent. Oh, well – Mr. Timson can find a new damn Interrelations Coordinator! The kids can pick themselves up from school! That corpse [...]