"After Cal McDonald's recent resurrection into the world of monsters, he's back to his old game: solving crimes involving creatures that go bump in the night. After a political candidate is mysteriously decapitated on live TV, Cal teams up with his ghoulish sidekick Mo'Lock and an LAPD detective to find out who the culprit is . . . and if it's connected to the brewing war of darkness. * The debates turn bloody . . . live on TV! * Collects four installments from _Dark Horse Presents_! * Leads into the epic _30 Days of Night_ crossover! ""_Criminal Macabre_ has pressed all of my pleasure buttons and has turned me into a smile-faced, gushing fanboy jumping up and down repeatedly while clapping my hands in glee.""-Comics Bulletin"