True Crime Summer Special 2018

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This collection of cases from the pages of True Crime, Master Detective and Murder Most Foul brings you a concentrated dose of the best stories from across the world.

FAMILY SLAUGHTERED TO KEEP THEM QUIET
One by one, he methodically strangled all four children, then stacked their little bodies in a half-filled bath of water, placing them on top of each other

DEATH OF A DETECTIVE MAGAZINE COVER GIRL
The model who went from being the cover star to victim in true crime magazines

“LOCK ME UP BEFORE I KILL AGAIN”
Why was this woman allowed out of hospital to kill again?

BLOWN TO BITS ON DEATH ROW
Doing nine life sentences for nine murders. Pee Wee couldn’t resist just one more – and this while he was in a maximum security penitentiary

LAST HANGING AT LEICESTER…
A 12-year-old girl out walking her dog was attacked and strangled

MOTHER AND DAUGHTERS DIE IN NIGHT OF TORTURE
After his wife and daughters are killed, the beaten father escapes only to see his house exploding onto flames

SEX KILLER WOLFGANG WORE A BRA AND KNICKERS
The transgender German serial killer who murdered five women and a baby

MURDER THAT PUT BRITTANY ON DEATH ROW
The vicious murder of an 80-year-old retired farmer

CHICAGO’S SUBURBAN GANGSTER
Silas Jayne was a law unto himself and is said to have hired a host of men to murder his brother George

THE MACCLESFIELD CANAL MURDER
A mother sent her eight-year-old daughter to collect her wages but she did not return

35 YEARS FOR “QUEENSLAND’S WORST KILLER”
The bodies of three Australian youngsters are found stuffed together in a bath

“FORGIVE ME FATHER, FOR I HAVE KILLED”
Was the principle violated of the secrecy of confessions?

HEIRESS NANCY KILLED BY HER LODGER
Renting out her mansion in a swanky ski resort was soon to turn into tragedy

KATIE’S REVENGE
After being convicted, a paedophile rape-killer was branded by a fellow-inmate

IRELAND’S STRANGE CASE OF THE MAN WITH NO FINGERS
The curious story of dynamite on the railway that never was – and the murder that followed

CHERYLEE DIES AT HAND OF KILLER THEY LET LOOSE
A violet career criminal calmly stabbed his girlfriend to death in front of police

THE 26-YEAR SECRET
The terrible secret a father kept about the death of his son

THE COUPLE WHO KILLED TO CELEBRATE THEIR WEDDING
They lured victim to his death, dumped the body, then went out to dine at a strip club

SHE HELD THE KILLER’S HAND
Despite her suspicions that her son-in-law was involved in the disappearance of her pregnant daughter, Julie-Ann comforted him at a press conference