True Crime Winter Special 2016

True Crime Winter Special 2016

£4.50

Why did the South African “Blade Runner” shoot his girlfriend on Valentine’s Day??

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This collection of cases from the pages of True Crime, Master Detective, True Detective and Murder Most Foul brings you a concentrated dose of the best stories from across the world, reporting many aspects of crime.

OSCAR PISTORIUS: TIS TIME IT’S MURDER!
Why did the South African “Blade Runner” shoot his girlfriend on Valentine’s Day??

WIFE HEARS THE SOUND OF REVENGE
After killing his daughters, a father got two roses tattooed on his arm, one for each daughter

FROM IRELAND: WHO SHOT HONOR BRIGHT?
The body of a young woman was found lying in the road near Dublin

WOULD THEY HANG THE WORCESTER POLICEMAN?
He might have got away with it had he not asked one of his colleagues in the police force about his annual leave…

“THE MOST VICIOUS, COLD-BLOODED KILLER I EVER KNEW”
In 1937, FBI director J. Edgar Hoover took personal charge of this murder case.

LET OUT OF THE SCRUBS TO MURDER AGAIN
A woman was attacked from behind as she tended her nephew’s grave

AUSTRALIA’S HORRIFIC ANITA COBBY MURDER
The savage murder that rocked Sydney

THE MURDER WITHOUT A NOISE
The rape and murder of a young woman in St. Helens, Lancashire

FANTASY OF DEATH
For two years he had fantasised about having sex with a little girl. When he saw Holly on the street corner he decided to make his fantasy a reality…

DADDY’S GOT A CHRISTMAS SURPRISE FOR YOU!
Daddy did indeed have a surprise in store for his children, one that would shock the whole country!

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LISA AND JERRY…A DEADLY DUO
They were drunk, they were speeding – with a dead body in the back of their ban!

CYANIDE FOR THE CHILDREN
An eight-year-old boy began vomiting and convulsing shortly after eating some candy given to him on a trick-r-treat outing

WREXHAM KILLER PLANNED TO MURDER 12 MORE WOMEN
His heroes were John George Haigh, Neville Heath and Jack The Ripper

WAS JACK THE RIPPER AN AMERICAN?
Some people might not believe it but there is evidence to say he was…

WOULD THEY HANG A MAN WITH NO LEGS?
A killer was in a wheelchair after a failed suicide. What was the Home Secretary to do in his case?

KILLING OF THE FIRST BOND GIRL
When Ian Fleming needed inspiration for the female character who entrances 007 in his first James Bond novel, Casino Royale, the author had only to recall the Polish countess he had met in London

MILITARY FUNERAL FOR KATE’S KILLER?
An officer in the Royal Australian Navy brutally murdered his ex-girlfriend and then dramatically ended his own life

MURDERING SON LEAVES NO TRACE OF MUM
A Ku Klux Klan member moved in with his mother after losing his home. When she vanished he claimed she had gone away with a boyfriend

ARSENIC FOR ANNIE’S LOVING HUSBAND
Driven by her insatiable desire for sex, the brilliant blonde research scientist was prepared to stop at nothing

THE PROSTITUTE AND THE IMPOTENT TEENAGER
The last person to occupy the death cell at Leicester Prison