True Crime December 1994

True Crime December 1994

£7.50

Murder by a Glasgow policeman.  Within minutes of each other, two callers phoned Glasgow police to report a body lying in Prospecthill Road.

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FIENDISH MURDER BY A GLASGOW POLICEMAN
Within minutes of each other, two callers phoned Glasgow police to report a body lying in Prospecthill Road.

A MOTHER’S QUEST TO FIND HER MURDERED SON
For three and half years Rosemary never stopped bagering the authorities to keep the case open, and never gave up hope. She was ready to accept that Ricky was dead, she explained, but she needed to know the truth before she could rest…

A KILLING ON CHRISTMAS EVE
Falmouth’s controversial tobacconist shop murder of Albert James Bateman by Gordon Horace Trenoweth

DID THE HAND OF GOD HELP SOLVE THE CONVENT MURDER?
Baltimore detectives realised that whoever killed Sister Mary Ann Glinka and left her body under the gaze of a saint’s statue had committed not only a serious crime against a person but a monstrous desercration of a holy place as well.

“I’LL SWING FOR HER!”
If ever there was a mixed-up murderer, it was James Riley. In contrast with the “perfect murder,” his escapade wasn’t merely a bungled slaying. It was a classic example of how not to do it.

HOPSITAL WORKER SLAIN BY “HOT PROWL” BURGLAR
Volunteer Ruth Funk had not shown up for her duty at the King City Memorial Hospital in central California. Ruth never missed.

THE BAINSHOLE MURDER
Part 7 in the series by Edward T. Hart of fascinating cases from The Black Kalendar of Aberdeen

4 EXECUTED IN 70 MINUTES
The four who died on the gallows for the murder of a man who attempted to aid cops cature them. Hangman Henry Meyer greased four new ropes in what was only the second biggest day in his role as the executioner for southern Louisana.

EVERYBODY NEEDS GOOD NEIGHBOURS
Neighbour’s dispute over sexual rejection and noise led to horrifying murder

ORGY IN BLOOD
Horror of Yorkshire’s House of Bodies. 1848 in Mirfield, Yorkshire

“CAN I STILL GO TO MY BIRTHDAY PARTY?”
Perverted sex monster puzzled California detectives for more than four years