Truth and Honour

The Death of Richard Oland and the Trial of Dennis Oland

Book Description

Truth and Honour explores the 2011 murder of Saint John businessman Richard Oland, of the prominent family that owns Moosehead Breweries, the ensuing police investigation and the arrest, trial, and conviction of the victim’s son Dennis Oland for second-degree murder.

Truth and Honour explores this question: was Dennis Oland responsible for the death of his father?

About Marquis, Greg

Greg Marquis is a professor at the University of New Brunswick Saint John where he teaches courses in Canadian and criminal justice history. He is author of Policing Canada's Century: A History of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police (1993), In Armageddon's Shadow: Canada's Maritime Provinces and the Civil War (1998) and The Vigilant Eye: Policing Canada from 1867 to 9/11 (2016). He lives in Quispamsis, NB, with his wife, Donna.