True Crime Winter Special 2018

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This collection of cases from the pages of True Crime, Master Detective, True Detective and Murder Most Foul brings you a concentrated dose of the best stories from across the world, reporting many aspects of crime. It all adds up to a fascinating cocktail of true stories.

KILLER OF SCHOOLGIRL TO DIE
A family holiday ended in tragedy
CAROLYN GOT SIX MONTHS IN JAIL FOR KILLING HER HUSBAND
After a 28-year delay, justice was finally served
THE NAKED WOMAN ON THE BEACH
She was looking forward to a peaceful afternoon sunbathing among the dunes. Then along came a 22-stone Herculean monster, and the idyll was shattered forever
HOW AN ENGLISH FOOTBALL HERO HELPED SOLVE THREE MURDERS – YEARS AFTER HIS DEATH
Laurie Cunningham died in a car crash while playing in Spain – but his memory lived on to give police a vital clue in a triple-murder
THE WINNIPEG DIAMOND MURDER
A Canadian crime classic
“I CAME FACE TO FACE WITH A SERIAL KILLER”
When a man went on a rampage, killing his neighbours, one lucky woman lived to tell the tale
SURBITON’S MURDER ON CHRISTMAS EVE
Incredibly, nobody linked the murderer’s heaving-bandaged hand injuries with a savage attack when both he and his victim were seen by the same doctor in the same hospital
MURDER SECRETS OF DR. STRANGE
How a world of lies and deceit and his total obsession to become a doctor turned a man into a murderer
MANCHESTER’S BILLIARDS HALL MURDER
Instead of diving for cover the victim stood his ground, paying for his defiance with his life…
DIARIES OF A HOMICIDAL PSYCHOPATH
His goal was to kill 700 people in 20 years
THE TRIANGLE OF DEATH
Who stabbed the 66-year-old West Country cab driver in the heart and hid his body in a hedge?
“WHY WOULD I MURDER MY HUSBAND WHEN I LOVED HIM SO MUCH?”
A mother-of-two faced life in jail for shooting her sleeping husband in the back of the head
THE LUTON SACK MURDER
How a war-time murder was solved with the help of a spelling mistake
BEAUTY QUEEN KILLER FACES EXECUTION
The murder of a supermodel on the verge of a Bollywood career
LOTTERY MILLIONAIRE COMMITS MURDER
Just months after winning the jackpot he killed his daughter’s landlord
DIANE THE SHE-DEVIL
The tale of Texas’s horrific “truth-or-dare” murder
PODOLA: INSIDE THE MIND OF A POLICE KILLER
The German who killed a policeman in London and then claimed he had no memory of the crime
SABRINA – A REAL “TEENAGE WITCH”
A 13-year-old was seduced by her foster dad and persuaded to slay her “new mom”