True Police Stories is a skill magazine in Fallout: New Vegas.
This magazine was dedicated to articles on famous criminal investigations and busts of the time.
Reading this magazine raises your critical chance by 5% (10% with the Comprehension perk) for 60 seconds (180 seconds with Retention).
This item can be crafted by the player.
¹ Craftable without a workbench via a dialogue option with Veronica, or with ED-E once the add-on Lonesome Road is installed.
Below a list of all fixed locations of True Police Stories skill magazines in Fallout: New Vegas and its add-ons. For an overview of magazines per location, see the main overview page.
|Closest map marker||Location description|
|Allied Technologies Offices||On the small corner table inside the entrance foyer.|
|Bitter Springs Recreation Area||In the office, on a table to the right of the door.|
|Boulder City||Boulder City ruins, on the upper floor bookcase of the blown-out store building, across from the Great Khans.|
|California Sunset Drive-in||Located on the picnic table at the "scenic overlook".|
|Crimson Caravan Company||Crimson Caravan main office, on the floor inside the first restroom stall.|
|Followers safehouse||On the bed to the right, next to a hunting rifle.|
|Gomorrah||Gomorrah suites, on the small table by one of the round beds on the upper floor of Clanden's suite (South on the map).|
|Lucky 38||On one of the small tables in the cocktail lounge (middle-tiered section).|
|Mole Rat Ranch||Ruined Building to the east with locked cache, inside the locked storage room.|
|Poseidon Gas Station||In the police car in the middle of some radiation barrels. May fall through if not taken first.|
|Sierra Madre Casino Dead Money||Executive suites On top of a dresser in a closet within the left room at the end of the hallway to the left, by the dresser has a hard locked safe.|
|Sunstone Tower roof fnvlr||Indoor stairway passage between Ashton missile silo and the Divide, second level in the hallway, on a bookshelf under a small scorched book.|
|Sunstone Tower roof fnvlr||Office room one level below the roof, in a Hard Locked filing cabinet in the corner, together with a Lad's Life.|
|The Basincreek Building||On the small corner table inside the entrance foyer.|
|The Tops||Presidential suite, on the small bedside table in the bedroom.|
|Vault 34||Reactor level, inside the ruins of the security room. On the rubble near the doctor's bag|
|Villa Police Station Dead Money||Next to the cosmic knife in the kitchen.|
Behind the scenes
The cover image is a copy of the DVD jacket for Dick Tracy, Detective (1945.)