Master Detective November 2017

Master Detective November 2017

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He led the team of law enforcement agents famously dubbed “the Untouchables” and his tenacious efforts…

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He led the team of law enforcement agents famously dubbed “the Untouchables” and his tenacious efforts helped bring down the biggest bootlegger of Prohibition-era America, Al Capone. But he was turned down by the FBI because its boss J. Edgar Hoover considered him a reckless vigilante and, possibly, a threat. In Scourge Of The Underworld – The Eliot Ness Story, a three-part series beginning this month, we look at the legendary lawman’s astonishing career. Don’t miss it.
The horrific mass shooting in Las Vegas last month, which left 59 dead and more than 500 injured, shocked the world. Gunman Stephen Paddock caused carnage when he opened fire on crowds at a country music festival. In 21 Die In McDonald’s Massacre, we recall the tragic events of an earlier US horror story. The years go by but, sadly, the killing goes on…

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ANDREA DROWNED HER CHILDREN ONE BY ONE
Houston horror story that shocked the US

VIEWPOINT plus COMPETITION
More of your views and a chance to win a book

EUROPEAN CRIME REPORT
“Chained And Dumped In The Canal To Die,” “An Oil Drum Came Floating By,” “Ex-Con Kills Policewoman With Her Own Gun,” “Death At The Dinner Table”

PAUL DONNELLEY’S MURDER MONTH
More Murder Months

MD’s CRIME QUIZ
Test your knowledge of crime in our fun quiz

THEY CAME TO WATCH THE HANGING: THE MAN THEY HAD TO HANG TWICE
Staffordshire tale of a merciless killing and a brutal death on the gallows

MD FORUM: POINT-BLANK SHOOTING OF A GUNNERSBURY POLICEMAN
Full account of the unsolved murder of PC James Kelly, requested by a reader

NEW SERIES: SCOURGE OF THE UNDERWORLD – THE ELIOT NESS STORY: THE DOWNFALL OF AL CAPONE
How law enforcement officer Ness became a legend as a thorn in the side of the notorious Scarface

THIRTY YEARS AGO IN CRIME
More headline-making material from MD’s crime archives

SCOTLAND’S CLASSIC CASES: GLASGOW’S DEADLY DOCTOR
Edward Pritchard, the ruthless poisoner medic of the Victorian era

MURDER IN YOUR VILLAGE: THE MADNESS OF THE DARK STRANGER
Montgomeryshire’s horrific “Sickening Mutilations” case

21 DIE IN McDONALD’S MASSACRE
A hot July day in California in 1984. “I’m going hunting for humans,” the killer told his wife.