True Crime June 2014

True Crime June 2014

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“I decided to have a break in the sunshine and relax and enjoy the weather,” after he beheaded and dismembered his mother…

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CASES FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…

HE BEHEADED AND DISMEMBERED HIS MOTHER
“I decided to have a break in the sunshine and relax and enjoy the weather,” the witness testified. “Almost immediately the first thing I noticed were very white teeth – teeth and a skull”

ASK TRUE CRIME: REVENGE OF THE SACKED CHAUFFEUR
His employer, a famous Staffordshire earthenware maker, had plenty of money and lived the high life. Yet she had sacked him and now he had nothing. He knew when she would be on her own – that was the time to get his own back…

20 BRAVE VICTIM NAMED HER KILLER FROM HER HOSPITAL BED
Joanna lost her brave fight for life due to her injuries and blood loss 19 days after being admitted to hospital. Yet the story of her ordeal might never have come out had it not been for the fact that her death was long and lingering…

PART 1 OF A NEW SERIES – TOO YOUNG TO VOTE, OLD ENOUGH TO HANG: THE MAYFAIR MYSTERY
Between 1900 and 1965 some 41 murderers aged under 21 were executed. Although too young to vote they were considered old enough to go to the gallows for their crimes. In this fascinating new series we tell some of their tragic stories

38 MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES: “I BOUGHT THE WEED-KILLER”
Her defence counsel described her as an “ugly Irish gypsy woman from Londonderry.” But the burning question was, did she poison her husband – and why?

PART 2 OF THE SERIES: A FIGHT FOR JUSTICE IN DEVON – THE INNOCENCE OF EDMUND GALLEY
“Buckingham Joe” and “Dick Turpin” stand trial for murder at Exeter Assizes – and the net closes in on them…

…AND FROM THE USA

THE KILLER LAWYER
When a mother was shot dead and her partner wounded in a hit in front of her children, the police had their suspicions but lacked evidence. The masked killer seemed to have got away with murder – until the wheels of justice began to turn 20 years later

TRUE CRIMES OF DAYS GONE BY: THE BLACK DAHLIA MYSTERY – WHO CUT ELIZABETH IN HALF?
She went to Los Angeles to become a star but Elizabeth Short became famous for an entirely different reason

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