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About Fiona Guy

Fiona is a criminal psychology writer and researcher with a particular focus on the dark side of human nature. She is author and editor at Crime Traveller, a website aiming to gain a better understanding of crime and criminal behaviour concentrating on crime research and the criminal mind and brain.
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Fraternity Hazing That Ends in Death
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Fraternity Hazing That Ends in Death

In February 2017, 19-year-old Timothy Piazza died after a fraternity hazing ritual students called the ‘gauntlet’ at Penn State University. Piazza consumed ’18 drinks in less than 90 minutes’, given …
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The Belcher Islands Massacre of 1941
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The Belcher Islands Massacre of 1941

In a remote part of the Canadian Arctic lies the Belcher Islands. A cluster of islands in Hudson Bay in the Nunavut territory of Canada, with a current population of …
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Catching the Midlands Ripper
5 days ago

Catching the Midlands Ripper

On 3 December 1993, the naked body of 20-year-old Samo Paull was found in a ditch near Swinford, Leicestershire less than a mile from the M1 motorway connecting the cities …
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Mark Twitchell, Canada’s ‘Dexter’ Killer
6 days ago

Mark Twitchell, Canada’s ‘Dexter’ Killer

The popularity of the American TV Series ‘Dexter’ featuring the sinister Dexter Morgan, a forensic blood spatter analyst by day and serial killer seeking justice against criminals who have evaded …
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26 Years for Man Who Killed Three of His Partners
1 week ago

26 Years for Man Who Killed Three of His Partners

In a horribly familiar scenario, Angela Best was murdered by her partner Theodore Johnson after their one-year relationship broke down and she threatened to leave him. On 15 December 2016, …
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London’s ‘Black Cab Rapist’ to Be Released
1 week ago

London’s ‘Black Cab Rapist’ to Be Released

To the horror of his victims and those who fear the danger this man poses to women, former London taxi driver, 60-year-old John Worboys dubbed the ‘Black Cab Rapist’, is …
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27 Years in Prison For a Murder You Didn’t Commit
2 weeks ago

27 Years in Prison For a Murder You Didn’t Commit

The murder of 22-year-old Teresa De Simone in Southampton, England in December 1979 saw a man imprisoned for 27 years for a crime he did not commit. The true murderer …
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Rogue Surgeon With a God Complex
2 weeks ago

Rogue Surgeon With a God Complex

As patients, we place our full trust in doctors. When that doctor is a consultant surgeon with the confidence and reassurance we are desperate for when facing life-changing disease or …
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Mountain Run Turned Fight for Life
3 weeks ago

Mountain Run Turned Fight for Life

On 15 July 1984, Olympic biathlete 22-year-old Kari Swenson went for a run on a mountain trail near her home in Big Sky, southwest Montana. The beautiful route winding around …
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The Senseless Murder of 14-Year-Old Alice Gross
3 weeks ago

The Senseless Murder of 14-Year-Old Alice Gross

In 2014 Alice Gross was 14-years-old, living her life as a happy and well-loved teenager in her hometown of Hanwell in West London. A talented musician, she played both piano …
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