True Crime June 2015

True Crime June 2015

£3.50

Could there be a serial killer on the loose around the Manchester waterways??

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FROM BRITAIN…

MANCHESTER’S “CANAL MURDERS”
Could there be a serial killer on the loose around the waterways of the city? More than 60 bodies have been pulled from the canals in recent years – and many believe foul play is to blame for part of the grim toll…

HANGED AT NEWGATE, PART 1: NEW SERIES
Whatever Ada Chard Williams did, she did with style. Who else, believing they were suspected of murder, would write to Scotland Yard bristling with self-confidence?

MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES: THE BLACK CAP GOES ON AGAIN
When a moneylender was brutally murdered in her own home in Newcastle upon Tyne, a young man found himself in the dock – and the British justice system was put under intense scrutiny…

ASK TRUE CRIME: THE CURSE OF GIBBET STREET
One street in the Yorkshire town of Halifax has a particularly intriguing past. With connections to three murders, Gibbet Street could be in danger of getting a very bad name for itself…

FROM AMERICA…

“ONE DAY WE’LL FIND OUT…WHO KILLED MY DARLING WIFE?”
A single shot from a rifle claimed the life of Desta Byrd. The weapon belonged to her husband. But who pulled the trigger?

NOT GUILTY OF MURDER: THE MAN WHO BEHEADED HIS DAUGHTER
John and Amber Violette doted on their daughter Katlin. But after John stopped taking his medication, he turned from a gentle and kind dad into a dangerously delusional killer…

TRUE CRIMES OF DAYS GONE BY: WHO PUT NANCY’S BODY IN THE BATH?
After discovering the dead woman’s body, police searched the apartment high and low. But they never suspected that her killer was right there with them as they hunted for clues…

FROM THE X-FILES OF MURDER: ORPHANED ON THE OCEAN
It was supposed to be the trip of a lifetime for a Wisconsin family who were sailing to the Bahamas with a sailor and war veteran. But all was not what it seemed…

HOW THEY SNARED THE BAD-EYE BANDIT
Twelve years for the man behind a wave of hold-ups

AND FROM GERMANY…

THE DEATHMAKER APPLIED TO BE EXECUTIONER
Rudolf Pleil’s passion was killing people. And in the early years after World War Two, with many women trying to cross the border into the west, he had the perfect opportunity…

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