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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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Dying to Confess
3 weeks ago

Dying to Confess

Angus Sinclair, otherwise known as the ‘World’s End Killer,’ has been behind bars in Scotland since 1982. A dangerous and prolific sexual predator, he is believed to have killed at …
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The Murder of Amanda Duffy: A Case of Not Proven
4 weeks ago

The Murder of Amanda Duffy: A Case of Not Proven

This year marks 25 years since the battered and mutilated body of 19-year-old Amanda Duffy was found on a patch of wasteland in Hamilton, just outside Glasgow. She had been …
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One Man’s Murderous Secret
4 weeks ago

One Man’s Murderous Secret

The murder of Melanie Road in 1984 in Bath, England was a tragic, brutal and violent crime, taking the life of a 17-year-old girl who was attacked just yards from …
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Second Guilty Verdict for Triple Shotgun Killer
4 weeks ago

Second Guilty Verdict for Triple Shotgun Killer

On 20 June 2017, 29-year-old Matthew Slocum from Washington County in New York was found guilty for the second time in his retrial for the murders of his mother, 44-year-old …
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A Murderer’s Silence
4 weeks ago

A Murderer’s Silence

The conviction and imprisonment of those who have taken the life of another is a vital part of what we understand justice to be. Punishment for a killer who should …
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Trust Argument Leads Girlfriend to Murder
1 month ago

Trust Argument Leads Girlfriend to Murder

On 26 April 2014 an argument between couple Zariah Samson and Cory Protos, who had been together for just seven weeks, spiralled out of control and ended in a violent …
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The Brutal Murder of Tracey Woodford
1 month ago

The Brutal Murder of Tracey Woodford

Tracey Woodford was described by her family as a kind, gentle and loving woman who grew up in South Wales, settling with her family in the town of Pontypridd, just …
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The Monster of Miramichi
1 month 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 month 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 month 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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