True Crime July 2013

True Crime July 2013

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Scotland’s Moira Anderson case. Police dig up grave in 56-year mystery…

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CASES FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…

SCOTLAND’S MOIRA ANDERSON CASE: POLICE DIG UP GRAVE IN 56-YEAR MYSTERY
Many years have passed since 11-year-old Moira vanished from her home in Lanarkshire. The ongoing investigation has triggered some surprises, none greater than the time it has taken for the case to be treated as a murder

PART 2 OF THE NEW SERIES COUNTRY HOUSE KILLINGS: WHO SLEW THE GAMEKEEPERS AT STOCKS HOUSE?
William and James were conscientious gamekeepers who feared no one and would stand no nonsense from poachers. Yet that still didn’t stop someone bashing their brains out

MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES: “BUY MY STORY OF MURDER”
“I’m Herbert Mills and I’m ringing you from a call-box in Nottingham,” the caller said. “About this murder I’m reporting. I was thinking of two hundred and and fifty pounds”

ASK TRUE CRIME: WHO MURDERED ELIZA…AND WHICH MAN WOULD THEY HANG?
A query from a reader in Hornchurch, Essex, regarding a history-making case from Croydon, south London

HORROR IN CORNWALL: THREE MURDERED AT THE NOOK
“I thought to do as I was asked,” Reg explained. “I helped Tom pull the body just inside the room and closed the door. I realised the position I was in. I had to keep on his right side…”

…FROM THE USA…

HE MURDERED HIS FAMILY…THEN PLANNED A MASSACRE
Trey Sesler might well have had a career as a successful filmmaker. But he developed an unstoppable obsession with violence and slaughtered his family instead

24 MOTHER GOT SON TO MURDER NEIGHBOUR
“Quite frankly it was the saddest case we’ve ever investigated,” said a detective. “And certainly the grisliest murder any of us had ever seen. It shook us up”

HOW PROPERTY SCAM TOOK MARY TO THE DEATH CHAMBER
An elaborte plan, a clever deception and an axe murder executed by a cruel, cold killer

THE CRIME WRITER WHO LOST CONTROL OF HER PLOT
You can’t be too careful so Nancy asked the hit-man if he was a cop. He said no. That was good enough for her so she got down to business…

RESEARCH & WRITE FOR TRUE CRIME: THE SHADOW OF THE VAMPIRE
A reader recalls a series of murders that took place in 1960s Poland and wonders whether the right men were hanged

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