On May 27, 1980, 32-year-old Dorothy Jane Scott offered to drive a co-worker to the hospital after he suffered a spider bite. Dorothy and another co-worker escorted the man in, … Read More
In 2013, Warren Watson had a plan.
For reasons known only to him, he decided to act out his fantasy of killing a female attorney, with a twisted scenario that … Read More
“Who will rid me of this turbulent priest?!” – A remark allegedly uttered by England’s King Henry II, said to have unwittingly incited the murder of Thomas Becket, Archbishop of … Read More
On March 29, 2004, the body of Eugene Gorenman, a 26-year-old Russian immigrant, was found on a walking path near a gun battery at San Francisco’s Fort Funston National Park. … Read More
Prisons are home to the most notorious scourges of society. They’re cold, bleak and uncomfortable places, and it should not be too terribly surprising that many of those who are … Read More
“The sooner I can cash in my chips, the better, as it will save me a lot of trouble and unhappiness.”
-Jacob Oppenheimer after being condemned … Read More
In March of 2010, Ari Liggett was arrested at a UPS store in Arapahoe County, Colorado, on a warrant for possession of an illegal silencer. While in police custody, he … Read More
It’s a parent’s worst nightmare. 9-year-old Amber Hagerman had just gotten out of school for the day and wanted to go ride her bike around an abandoned grocery store parking … Read More
Have you ever wanted to have a murderer as a penpal? If your answer to that question is, “yes,” then you’re in luck. Several websites have been set up in … Read More
Thanks to the digital collections available online through New York Public Library, users and historians alike can access thousands of historical photos. It should come to no surprise that within … Read More
Sword and Scale Episode 99
Sword and Scale Episode 98
The Death of Kenneka Jenkins: Freak Accident or Foul Play?
The Boy in the Bunker
Sword and Scale Episode 97
Pregnant Teacher Killed By Her Fiance
September 23, 2017
A Murder Suicide in Columbus, OH
Greenville PD Nabs Serial Stalker
September 22, 2017
Couple Accused of Recruiting Sex Workers Through Snapchat
Kidnapped Instagram Model Announces Tell-All Book
September 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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