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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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Triple Murder Facebook Confession
2 months ago

Triple Murder Facebook Confession

When Randy Janzen updated his Facebook profile just after noon on 7 May 2015, his friends and family were shocked to the core. “Over the last 10 days I have …
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Murdered by a Female Stalker
2 months ago

Murdered by a Female Stalker

Stalking is generally thought of as a male crime, a behaviour carried out by rejected obsessed men who focus in on an individual woman and pursue them relentlessly. Stalking behaviour …
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What Happened To Suzy Lamplugh?
3 months ago

What Happened To Suzy Lamplugh?

The disappearance of Suzy Lamplugh has been an unsolved crime for almost 31 years. Suzy was an estate agent in London who went to meet a client, Mr Kipper, for …
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The Black Widows of Death Row
3 months ago

The Black Widows of Death Row

While females generally show less violence than males, when they do decide to kill and do so repeatedly, they can be especially deceptive, cunning and manipulative to achieve their aims.  …
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The Smirking Wife Killer Who Almost Got Away With Murder
3 months ago

The Smirking Wife Killer Who Almost Got Away With Murder

The seaside town of Southport is located in Merseyside, North West England and in 1999 it became the location of an extraordinary story of murder, manipulation and deceit.  24-year-old Mitchell …
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Killers Who Claimed Insanity
3 months ago

Killers Who Claimed Insanity

Despite the popular perception that those who kill must be insane, it is pretty rare for a killer to actually mount a successful insanity defense. A plea of not guilty …
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Steven Stayner: Kidnapped and Held For 7 Years
3 months ago

Steven Stayner: Kidnapped and Held For 7 Years

In a complicated tale of tragedy the Steven Stayner story is one you are unlikely to forget. Steven was just 7-years-old when he was abducted in Central California by a …
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The Murder Trials of Andrea Yates
4 months ago

The Murder Trials of Andrea Yates

In June 2001, Texas was rocked by an unfolding news story that few could believe.  37-year-old mother Andrea Yates had systematically drowned each of her five young children in the …
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To Murder Your Child in the Name of ‘Honour’
4 months ago

To Murder Your Child in the Name of ‘Honour’

Shafilea Ahmed was just 17 years old when she was murdered by her parents. Witnessed by her younger siblings, this was a case of familial murder in the name of …
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The Murder of Becky Watts: A Case of Shared Psychotic Disorder?
4 months ago

The Murder of Becky Watts: A Case of Shared Psychotic Disorder?

On 20 February 2015, teenager Becky Watts went missing from her home in Bristol, south-west England.  While her father and stepmother issued appeals on Facebook and carried out press-conferences appealing …
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