15-year-old girl murdered on a crowded train…
True Crime June 2017
FROM BRITAIN AND IRELAND…
CARDIFF’S HORRIFIC MATALAN MURDERS
How the lives of two city-centre shopworkers
– Zoe Morgan and Lee Simmons – were cut tragically short by Zoe’s jealous ex-boyfriend
MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES: THE RED MINI MURDER THAT SHOCKED THE SIXTIES
At first it looked like June Cook had been injured in a road accident. But cops soon realised that there was something much more sinister going on…
DEATH ON THE RAILWAY: GIRL, 15, MURDERED ON A CROWDED TRAIN
The question of who killed schoolgirl Yvonne Laker was made difficult enough by the fact that station staff had moved her body and cleared up the crime scene before police arrived to investigate. Then misleading press reports in national newspapers added to the confusion…
FROM THE USA
GANGLAND CONFIDENTIAL: THE BLOOD-RED CAREER OF “MACHINE-GUN” JACK MCGURN
Vincent Gebardi, aka Jack McGurn, hailed from Sicily. He was responsible for numerous deaths and organised the slaughter of many more in the Chicago of the prohibition era. But what drove Al Capone’s ruthless killer?
WHEN THE PREACHER CAME TO KILL
Jeremiah Fogle hadn’t been seen at the Greater Faith Christian Center in Florida for some years when he walked down the centre aisle during a Sunday morning service. But as the congregation soon found out, his visit was anything but a social call…
THE WORLD’S GREATEST CON-MEN: THE SWINDLER WHO GOT AWAY WITH MURDER
When wealthy Eloise Nelms fell into the clutches of crooked lawyer Victor Innes, it signalled the start of a sinister double-death riddle…
…AND FROM THE REST OF THE WORLD
ASK TRUE CRIME: 14 DIE IN NEW ZEALAND MASSACRE
The shocking story of the Aramoana massacre of 1990 – the worst murder rampage in Kiwi history – requested by a reader.
MURDER THE FRENCH WAY: WAS THIS EUROPE’S FIRST SERIAL KILLER?
Martin Dumollard was only charged with killing three women but he may well have killed up to 100. His technique was simple: offer his victims a well-paid job they couldn’t refuse and then lead them to the “workplace” through dark, lonely woods…
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