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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25 May 2018

National Missing Children’s Day

On this day—and every day—the FBI works to reunite missing children with their families and asks the public for help in locating children who have been reported kidnapped or missing.

23 May 2018

Hoax Threats are Crimes

Making a hoax threat against a school or other public place is a serious federal crime that can land you in prison and affect the rest of your life.

17 May 2018

A Pyramid of Lies

A Tennessee man who took advantage of the implicit trust of friends, neighbors, and family members in his small town will be spending time behind bars for his $43 million investment scheme.

15 May 2018

National Police Week

The FBI joins the nation in honoring local, state, and federal law enforcement officers—including its own agents—who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.

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