True Detective Summer Special 2018
DEATH IN THE SHOWER – WHO MURDERED MR. MEANIE?
A woman accused of murdering her husband blamed their son
SHROPSHIRE LASS TAUNTED HER LOVER INTO COMMITTING MURDER
Tragedy of the rock n’ roll fan and the local teen idol
DID JEFFREY MURDER HIS MOTHER?
A woman refused to take her medication and so continued to torment her son, but did he kill her?
THE JANIE SHEPHERD KILLING
The abduction and murder of an attractive young Australian woman living in London
WHY DID THE TEEN SHOOT GRANDPA IN THE HEAD?
Was the death of a boy’s dog the trigger for murder?
THE SECRET OF GUSSAGE ST. MICHAEL
The disappearance of a young cook from a small Dorset village
“A SCARY, SCARY LOVE”
During a fierce argument, a young Russian man strangled his girlfriend with a nylon cord
THE STILETTO MURDER
Ana bludgeoned her boyfriend to death with her “killer heels”
MANHUNT FOR A KILLER COP
He knew that he couldn’t get justice so he would exact revenge on the police department that had sacked and humiliated him
MONSTER TORTURED GRANNY FOR HER PIN NUMBER
From Wales: a man emptied his victim’s bank account and then, instead of paying his wedding bills, he changed his mind – and spent it all on booze and betting
HORROR IN BURNLEY: A CRY IN THE NIGHT
A barmaid was stabbed and killed on her way home from work
RITA CUT HER HUSBAND INTO 60 PIECES
An eminent scientist was killed with an ace after he told his wife he was divorcing her for another woman
VENGEANCE! CAN THE DEAD RETURN TO KILL?
The prime suspect for Maeve’s killing was her ex-boyfriend, who hated her. But he couldn’t have done it because he had just died in a car crash…
FANTASY OF DEATH
After returning home from the Second World War, an ex-serviceman went on a killing rampage
PROGRAMMED TO KILL
After convincing parole authorities he belonged back on the streets, David Evans abducted and murdered a schoolgirl and fled the country…
CARDIFF TRAGEDY: MURDER ENDS THE HAPPY REUNION
A junkie heard voices in his head telling him to “Go out and find a stranger to kill!”
FROM COUNTY WEXFORD: IRELAND’S CASE OF THE WIDOW’S SKULL
Sixty-five-year-old Charlotte Doyle was disabled, housebound and a widow when she was brutally murdered. Her skull had to be reassembled piece by piece, like a 3-D jigsaw, to match a bit of bone found in the shoe of the suspect to the skull
HOW MANY VICTIMS FOR BIRMINGHAM’S FAT RIPPER?
Three woman were murdered in four days, their bodies burned and battered beyond recognition
“I WANT HIM DEAD” SAID BLACK WIDOW HEATHER
Husband executed for life insurance
SUCH AN UNGODLY END FOR THE “MOST HATED WOMAN IN AMERICA”
Police uncovered the grisly remains of four people who had been dismembered