“Carol Is Dying As I Write”

“Carol is dying as I write...” Harry Jarvis penned these chilling words in a note to his mistress who was living a few yards away in his garden shed. “Then we have the house to ourselves and sell all in it to move on. Dangerous times, but we will get there,” he continued. The drugs

Christina Was Battered To Death In The Shop She Managed

Waiting to meet his sweetheart, a ship’s steward named Eaves paced slowly up and down Oldhall Street, Liverpool on the evening of December 10th, 1913. As he was passing a shop, a shutter from the door fell on him, denting his bowler hat. The shop seemed shut, but in a moment or two a youth

Life And Horrific Crimes Of The Green River Killer

In February 1990 a city council worker found a human skeleton on a hillside near a park in a Seattle suburb close to the Meat Market strip. The skeleton was passed on to the Green River task force. Later the skull turned up in Portland, Oregon. The only theory on offer was that the killer

How He Became “The Most Hated Man In Ireland”

Joe O’Reilly thought he’d carried out the perfect murder. His planning had been thorough; the execution of the killing brutal and calculated. He began by researching the effects of various types of head injuries. How DNA and bloodstains are often the downfall of murderers. And in the following weeks he plotted what he thought was

Now How Many Victims For The World’s Most Evil Couple?

Mary Bastholm was last seen alive in January 1968. Aged 15, she may have been the first of many unfortunate souls to fall prey to serial killer Fred West. For decades her disappearance has been tacitly assumed to be the work of West, but with no real evidence that seemed to be the end of

Alice’s Head Was All But Severed

Mrs. Skinner was worried. The young couple who lived next door weren’t answering. She’d been trying to make sure they were up, because they were supposed be leaving for Worcester on the 10.40 a.m. train. More to the point, the two were due to be evicted today, so they had no choice about leaving the

Tinder Girl Dismembered By Sex Master And Slave

Like millions of women around the world, Sydney Loofe turned to internet dating. Tinder, to be exact. She chose Tinder for the same reason many young women do – because of the lack of chances of meeting potential partners in Lincoln, the small Nebraska town she lived in. And in 2017, she was delighted to

38 Years In Prison – For A Crime He Didn’t Commit

The fire crews did everything they could to save the two-storey apartment house on Maple Street in downtown Jackson, Michigan, on July 12th, 1982. But, at more than 100 years old, it hadn’t been built to modern fire safety standards. So it wasn’t long before the flames left it a smouldering wreck. Unfortunately, it wasn’t

Larissa The Acid Bath Killer

Larissa Schuster probably wasn’t the first woman ever to have complained about their soon-to-be ex-husband to a hairdresser. But, unlike most in that situation, when she said that she would actually kill Tim if she could get away with it she really meant it... So what really did happen to Tim Schuster that terrible morning

Black Widow – Which Of Her Four Lovers Did She Con Into Killing?

Maje, 24, called to her husband: “Honey, would you mind putting my car in the garage? I left it outside when I came home.” She tossed him the keys and went into the kitchen. Antonio Cerdan, 36, walked out to the forecourt of their home in south-west Valencia, Spain. It was August 16th, 2017, a

Go to Top