Slaughtered By Her StepBrother: The Becky Watts Murder

Nathan Matthews claimed the death of his stepsister Becky Watts was a tragic accident. In reality both he and his accomplice, Shauna Hoare, were driven by far darker motives.

On the evening of 9 November 2017, viewers watched as Good Morning Britain presenter Susanna Reid stepped inside the untouched bedroom of teenage murder victim Becky Watts, who was senselessly killed by her step-brother Nathan Matthews and his girlfriend Shauna …

The Face Of Evil: book review

The Face Of Evil: The True Story Of Serial Killer Robert Black by Chris Clark and Robert Giles is available to buy now from John Blake Publishing It has been almost 30 years since the violent paedophile and child killer …

The Righteous Rage Of Aileen Wuornos

How can a dreamer be dead at 14? You could ask Aileen Wuornos, although she actually died many years later. Aileen’s life was effectively over when she was a smiling slip of a kid sucking on men’s private parts for …

The Highs And Lows Of The Cocaine Cops

East New York during the late 1980s was one of the deadliest places in the country. Plagued by drugs and violence, homicides averaged 3,500 per year. At the age of 20, Ken Eurell became a police officer assigned to the …

Bad Santa’s Christmas Massacre

When nine charred bodies were pulled from the wreckage of a family home in Covina, California on Christmas morning 2008, the only thing more shocking to the town’s residents than the massacre itself was the man responsible for it: Bruce …

Killer Bus Driver Finally Busted

On 23 February 1957, Moira Anderson was sent by her grandmother on an errand to the local supermarket, near to where she lived in Coatbridge, Lanarkshire. Back in the Fifties everyone knew everyone in this small Scottish town, which lies …

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BLACK DAHLIA SOLVED: how Piu Eatwell cracked this classic cold case

A fascinating reexamination of one of the world’s most infamous unsolved cases, in her true crime novel Black Dahlia, Red Rose, Piu Eatwell claims to have solved the mystery of who killed Elizabeth Short. We spoke to the author about what …

Ian Brady’s Dead: Where Is Keith Bennett’s Body?

On 15 May 2017, news broke that one of Britain’s most notorious murderers- Ian Brady, had died at the age of 79 of lung cancer. Brady, who was sentenced to three life sentences in 1966, tortured and killed five children …

Where Is Maddie McCann? 10 years today

Today marks a sombre milestone in the Madeleine McCann case. It has been a full decade since the three-year-old was reported missing from the holiday appartment where she, her twin siblings and her parents Kate and Gerry were staying, in Paria De Luz, Portugal. …

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20 April 2018

Director’s Community Leadership Awards

In a ceremony at FBI Headquarters, Director Christopher Wray formally recognized 57 individuals and organizations from around the country for their efforts to build stronger, safer, and more cohesive communities.

17 April 2018

Child Sex Tourism

A 56-year-old Florida man who frequently traveled to the Philippines to have sex with young girls was sentenced to 330 years in prison for crimes related to child sex tourism.

12 April 2018

New Top Ten Fugitive

Rafael Caro-Quintero, considered a godfather of Mexican drug trafficking and wanted for the 1985 murder of a U.S. federal agent, has been named to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list.

12 April 2018

Stolen Art Returned

A 1911 painting by Marc Chagall stolen from an elderly couple’s Manhattan home in 1988 is being returned to the family’s estate after being hidden in a Maryland attic for nearly 30 years.

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