John Wayne Gacy’s Last Trick: Did the Killer Clown have an accomplice?

Convicted of the torture and murder of 33 boys and young men, John Wayne Gacy Jr-aka Pogo The Clown- claimed he didn't act along right up until his execution. Was someone else having the last laugh?

John Wayne Gacy is one of the supposed ‘canon’ of celebrity serial killers. A Chicago businessman and political activist with a sideline in playing his Pogo the Clown character at community parties, Gacy was imprisoned for murdering 33 young men …

Defendant Exondia Salado sits with one of her attorneys at the defense table  in Judge Donald Deason's courtroom at the Oklahoma County Courthouse on Tuesday, March 22, 2011.  She is on trial for murder. Salado's husband turned up missing and his body has never been found. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: KOD

Women Who Kill: Snapped S10 review

Creators: Stephen Land, Deborah Alllen. Distributor: Jupiter Entertainment. Snapped: Women who kill is a credible, if rather generic true crime show. The first series aired back in 2004 and, while the production values are fine, these first three episodes of …


Inside The Mind Of Ted Bundy, World’s Sickest Serial Killer

    TED BUNDY Born: 24 November 1946 First crime: 4 January 1974 Executed: 24 January 1989 Victims: 26-35   We’ll never know exactly how many women Ted Bundy murdered. His shocking crimes spread across the United States, from Seattle …


Pedro Alonso López: Stare into the eyes of pure evil

The terror of true evil is that it doesn’t have a recognisable face. It is nondescript; one of us. You won’t necessarily know it when you meet it. One example is of a dark-haired, bearded man staring out from a …


FBI Gives Up On D. B. Cooper Cold Case

After 45 years of searching for the elusive man in the sky, the FBI has announced that it will be abandoning resources on the case of D. B. Cooper. The unknown plane hijacker of Flight 305 in 1971 made off …


Was Justice Served Against Oscar Pistorius?

Today was D-Day for Oscar Pistorius after a long and gruelling legal battle lasting more than three years, over the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. On 14 February 2013, Pistorius killed his model girlfriend Steenkamp by fatally blasting her through his bathroom door …


Win ‘Houdini & Doyle’ on DVD

ITV Studios’ paranormal crime thriller is now available on DVD, and has got 3 copies to give away. To be in with a chance of winning, simply head over to @RealCrimeMag Twitter and follow the instructions! Houdini & Doyle …


FBI Crime Desk

24 October 2016

Combating the Growing Money Laundering Threat

The FBI has placed a renewed emphasis on investigations targeting the middlemen who facilitate the movement of billions of dollars in illicit funds around the globe each year.

18 October 2016

LEOKA Report Released

The FBI’s annual Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted (LEOKA) report covers the 41 felonious deaths, the 45 accidental deaths, and the 50,212 line-of-duty assaults of officers during 2015.

17 October 2016

Operation Cross Country X

The FBI’s annual law enforcement action focused on recovering underage victims of prostitution has concluded with the recovery of 82 sexually exploited juveniles and the arrests of 239 pimps and other individuals.