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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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The Monster of Miramichi
1 year ago

The Monster of Miramichi

Affectionately known as ‘the Miramichi’, the region within New Brunswick running up the Miramichi River in Canada is a friendly area with a real sense of community in the traditional …
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Men Who Murder Their Girlfriends
1 year ago

Men Who Murder Their Girlfriends

Once again the British press has been flooded with reports of a man who not only murdered his current girlfriend but also his former partner, five years apart in the …
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Disturbed Teen Kills 7-Year-Old Believing She Was a Robot
1 year ago

Disturbed Teen Kills 7-Year-Old Believing She Was a Robot

In the grips of mental illness, sufferers can experience dark delusional thoughts and hallucinations which to them are very real. When such mental illness manifests in teenagers, uncovering a diagnosis …
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The Snapchat Selfie Murder
1 year ago

The Snapchat Selfie Murder

On 4 February 2015, school friends Maxwell Morton and Ryan Mangan, both 16-years-old, were fooling around with a handgun in Ryan’s bedroom in the city of Jeannette, Pennsylvania. Maxwell claims …
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Death Penalty in Question For 2011 Seal Beach Mass Murderer
1 year ago

Death Penalty in Question For 2011 Seal Beach Mass Murderer

On 12 October 2011, 41-year-old Scott Dekraai walked into a hair salon in Seal Beach, California armed with three handguns. Across two minutes, he shot nine people including his ex-wife …
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Pet Shop Murder Remains a Mystery
1 year ago

Pet Shop Murder Remains a Mystery

On 22 January 1993, the body of 76-year-old Arthur Brumhill was found inside the Denton Pet and Garden Centre he managed in Wellington Street, Northampton, England. He was found with …
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Rochdale ‘Satanic’ Child Abuse Scandal
1 year ago

Rochdale ‘Satanic’ Child Abuse Scandal

When a 6-year-old boy told his teachers in 1990 of his strange dreams involving ghosts, the death of babies, and sheep and children being kept in cages, his school contacted …
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I Want to Be a Serial Killer
1 year ago

I Want to Be a Serial Killer

While many are fascinated by serial killers, their states of mind, motives and behaviours, few actually want to be one. The case of Stuart Harling in Essex, England is an …
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The Tale of Jack the Stripper
1 year ago

The Tale of Jack the Stripper

Between 1964 and 1965 a serial killer was operating in London who due to his modus operandi was soon given the moniker ‘Jack the Stripper’. The name came from the …
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Stalker Guilty of Manslaughter After Victim Commits Suicide
1 year ago

Stalker Guilty of Manslaughter After Victim Commits Suicide

A British man is believed to be the first individual who has been held criminally responsible for the suicide of their stalking victim. 47-year-old Nicholas Allen pleaded guilty to manslaughter …
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