On 23 November 1910, Dr. Hawley Harvey Crippen was hanged at Pentonville Prison in London. A small unimposing man qualified in homeopathic medicine, he was convicted of the murder and … Read More
In June 2017, 43-year-old Emma Kelty from London, England set out on an adventure of a lifetime. An experienced traveler she had recently completed a solo skiing trip to the … Read More
Take a look at this photo. What do you see?
Do you see a bright, chirpy little girl missing her two front teeth? Or do you see an uncomfortable, … Read More
Shared psychosis, known to many as folie à deux, is an uncommon psychiatric disorder in which two people feed off of one another’s delusional beliefs or hallucinations. It was first … Read More
“Clayton, you are the epitome of evil.” Sophie Elliott’s father told the man who had brutally stabbed his 22-year-old daughter to death. “I hope her screams of agony ring in … Read More
“Home! That was what they meant, those caressing appeals, those soft touches wafted through the air, those invisible little hands pulling and tugging, all one way. He clearly saw how … Read More
On November 12, 2017, New Port Richey, Florida police began investigating the suspicious death of 23-year-old Gregory Howe. Howe, who was originally from Massachusettes, had been living in a homeless … Read More
In most cases where charges of murder are brought against an individual, they come after a victim has been found dead. In some cases, no body has been found but … Read More
The debate over drugs used to execute inmates via lethal injection across states in America has been circulating for some time, with each new case of an execution going wrong … Read More
Romantic rejection sucks. Like, really sucks. Anyone who has put their feelings out there only to be turned down knows all too well the hurt and shame that comes with … Read More
Sword and Scale Episode 103
Sword and Scale Episode 102
5 Episodes of Sword and Scale That Will Keep You Up at Night
Sword and Scale Episode 100
The Madness of Two
The Notorious Case of Dr. Crippen
November 23, 2017
The Brutal Murder of Solo Adventurist Emma Kelty
Did Hitler Escape to Argentina?
November 22, 2017
The Last Shot of Jamison
Simultaneous Drug Stings Erupt Into Blue on Blue Violence
November 21, 2017
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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