True Crime January 2020

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FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…

HORRIFIC REVENGE OF JILTED BOYFRIEND
When his 19-year-old girlfriend Shana Grice broke up with him, possessive and controlling Michael Lane vowed she would pay for what she had done. It began with a campaign of stalking but was destined to get far worse

MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES:

WIFE’S WEED-KILLER MURDER PLOT
When Keith Kenyon was rushed to hospital with a mysterious illness, his wife Jenny appeared as puzzled about it as anyone – but suspiciously unmoved…

REPRIEVED! PART SEVEN
James Phelan, Ada Koslovski, Albert Dearnley Alice Turnley and more all became killers in the England of the 1920s. They seemed to be heading for the gallows but were destined to dodge the hangman

MEMOIRS OF AN EAST END COPPER – PART 3:
FROM THE ELEPHANT GANG TO THE SABINIS…WHEN THE MOBS RULED LONDON
Detective Sergeant Benjamin Leeson recalls the strange story of the Siberian gold dust fraudsters and his first encounter with the early East End gangs

FROM THE USA…

ASK TC:
UNLUCKY IN LOVE – OR AN UNSUSPECTED SERIAL KILLER?
His three wives and mother all died in mysterious circumstances. Welcome to the deadly world of Lowell Edwin “Ed” Amos

GANGLAND CONFIDENTIAL:
“CRAZY JOEY” AND HIS BROTHERS – THE DEADLY GALLOS
Joey Gallo and his brothers Larry and Albert were the Brooklyn hit-men who, it was claimed, assassinated ruthless Mafia lord Albert Anastasia. Joey’s own bloody demise is featured in the new Martin Scorsese film The Irishman

AND FROM THE REST OF THE WORLD…

WHY DID HE DO IT? CHRISTMAS DAY HORROR OF THE SLAIN GIRLS
Every father wants to see their children at Christmas – and separated Vancouver dad Andrew Berry was no different. Except that his plans were anything but celebratory

MURDER THE FRENCH WAY:
“HOW MANY WOMEN HAVE YOU KILLED?”
Jean-Marcel Bosq had run a lonely hearts racket in which people mysteriously disappeared. Were their corpses buried on the suspect’s farm?

NEWS & VIEWS
Competition – Chronicles Of Crime – Comment – Movie Quiz