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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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‘Houdini’ of Death Row Executed After 34 Years
2 days ago

‘Houdini’ of Death Row Executed After 34 Years

In 1983, 41-year-old Alabama man Tommy Arthur was convicted of murder and sentenced to death. In the 34 years which have followed, Arthur was scheduled to die seven times and …
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Escape From a Criminal Lunatic Asylum
4 days ago

Escape From a Criminal Lunatic Asylum

Broadmoor High Security Psychiatric Hospital in the village of Crowthorne in Berkshire, England as it is now known, is one of three psychiatric units for the criminally insane within the …
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A Father’s Death, A Daughter’s Secret
5 days ago

A Father’s Death, A Daughter’s Secret

When 38-year-old Steven Robards began suffering stomach pains and stiffness in his limbs on 18 February 1993 in Fort Worth, Texas, his 16-year-old daughter called on a neighbour worried about …
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Brutal Double Murder Solved After 22 Years
1 week ago

Brutal Double Murder Solved After 22 Years

70-year-old Robert Honsch thought he had got away with double-murder. He is a man who after killing his wife and allegedly also his teenage daughter, he dumped their bodies 40 …
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A Ghost Called Betty
1 week ago

A Ghost Called Betty

At Odessa High School in West Texas, stories of the ghost of Betty Williams circulate wildly, gathering momentum with each new year and high school intake. The school auditorium is …
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Unsolved: The Little Red Riding Hood Murder
2 weeks ago

Unsolved: The Little Red Riding Hood Murder

On 27 June 1946, the body of 12-year-old Muriel Drinkwater was found in woods just one-quarter of a mile away from her home in Penllergaer in Swansea, Wales. The little …
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Killers Who Represented Themselves at Trial
2 weeks ago

Killers Who Represented Themselves at Trial

Faced with a capital murder trial, you would think any defendant would want a trained and experienced defence lawyer to represent them. In the following cases, however, these killers decided …
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Stonehenge Killers: The Chohan Family Murders
2 weeks ago

Stonehenge Killers: The Chohan Family Murders

On 13 February 2003, business owner and married father of two Amarjit Chohan disappeared without a trace in Hounslow, West London. Two days later, on 15 February his wife 25-year-old …
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Joseph Vacher: the French Jack the Ripper
2 weeks ago

Joseph Vacher: the French Jack the Ripper

Everyone knows the tale of the infamous Jack the Ripper who across three months in 1888, butchered five young women to death on the streets of Whitechapel in London. This …
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70 Years for Father Who Threw His Baby off a Bridge
3 weeks ago

70 Years for Father Who Threw His Baby off a Bridge

On 5 July 2015, 23-year-old Tony Moreno walked the two miles from his home with his 7-month-old baby Aaden Moreno to Arrigoni Bridge in Connecticut before throwing his baby son …
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