Crime story writer, television host, playwright, author and poet… Johann Unterweger had quite an impressive resume for a serial killer. And, in a very odd way, in the end he … Read More
On the outside Karla Homolka and Paul Bernardo seemed like a picture perfect couple. Their wealth and good looks were the envy of all their friends and, with a lavish … Read More
10. Michael Griffith
The place is Howard Beach. The date is December 20, 1986. This predominately white neighborhood is located in Queens. Griffith and three other friends, Cedric Sandiford, Timothy … Read More
The Middle Ages is a time known for werewolves, witches, and vampires. It’s also the height of cannibalism and related crimes in history. Of course, there are a lot more … Read More
Steven C. Miller’s 2012 Christmas horror flick Silent Night is an updated take on the Charles E. Sellier’s 1984 cult classic Silent Night, Deadly Night. In the film a character … Read More
“I hate everybody’s guts and everybody hates mine.” – Billy Cook, after his arrest.
If ever a criminal was born to lose it was William Edward ‘Billy’ Cook. Born … Read More
It’s just another morning in your small suburban town. You lazily crawl out of bed after hitting the snooze alarm once or twice before groggily making your way to the … Read More
Wilbur Underhill is one of the forgotten outlaws of the ‘Crime Wave’ that terrified America during the 1920’s into the early 1930’s. Multiple murders, a string of armed robberies and … Read More
Inside a Dunkin’ Donuts in Miami Beach, a 33-year-old Columbian named Nariz waited nervously for the arrival of someone he had met just recently. The two had made arrangements to … Read More
The killings began one August night in 1985.
In Los Angeles, as in most larger cities, the murder rate had reached a new high – fueled by the dual scourges … Read More
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Ohio Serial Killer Set for Release
The Strange Story of Toby Cole
March 22, 2018
Thomas John Ley: The Chalk-Pit Murderer
March 21, 2018
English Spree Killer Barry Williams
March 20, 2018
Alabama Executes Carnival Boss Killer Who Asked to Die
March 19, 2018
March 17, 2018
Sword and Scale, which debuted in 2013, covers the underworld of criminal activity and the demented minds that perform the most despicable and unthinkable actions.
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