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The cabin in the woods had been abandoned for years, but one night, a candle burned in the window. This is the story of how that candle came to be lit, and by whom—or what. You may hear different versions of this story from the guy at the gun shop or the gal who runs the daycare or some random little kid rolling up on his bike to give you directions. But I am going to give you the official version, the real one.Alix McMurrayPublished 9 months ago in Criminal
A Criminal Heart
My step-uncle was a criminal, but I grew to love him greatly. And then, he disappointed me greatly, breaking my teenage heart - stomping on it with his combat boots and grinding it under the toe like a finished cigarette.KJ AartilaPublished 4 months ago in Criminal
“Welcome to Chippendales”: Who was Dorothy Stratten?
The latest prestige show to tell popular culture history, “Welcome to Chippendales” sees Robert Siegel, the writer behind “Pam & Tommy,” reveal another tale of sex and crime that informs culture to this day. The show stars Kumail Nanjiani as Somen “Steve” Banerjee, who founded Chippendales in 1979. Much more salacious than how Bob Guccione built the Penthouse empire, both the show and the true story behind it features the “Chippendale murders,” when in the late 1980s and early 1990s Banerjee directed one murder and two attempted murders of former business associates he felt wronged him, namely Nick De Noia (portrayed by Murray Bartlett), Michael Fullington, and two ex-dancers.OG Collection
The Ultimate Poison: The Woman Who Killed Hundreds
Despite the fact that true crime podcasts and television dramas of modern day serial killers have grown in popularity, possibly the most prolific killer in history, may be someone most people haven’t heard of. In the 1600’s, an Italian woman by the name of Giulia Tofana was responsible for the agonizing deaths of over 600 men with a highly effective poison.Jen Mouzon
Levi Bellfield: The Serial Killer Who Murdered 13-year-old Milly Dowler
On May 17th, 1968 Levi Bellfield was born at the West Middlesex Hospital in London to parents of Romani decent Jean and Joseph Bellfield. He had two brother and sisters and was brought up on a southwest London council estate. His father died when he was only 10 years old from Leukaemia so his mother brought him up with his siblings as a single parent.Shauna Mullen
The Murder of Jeffrey Dahmer
Jeffrey Dahmer wasn’t well-liked by inmates at Columbia Correctional Facility, but he understood. After the heinous crimes he committed, Jeffrey said he would not be surprised -or upset-if someone killed him, too. Besides, growing up he was unpopular, a pretty weird kid who dissolved animal parts in acid and scared his classmates with his awkwardness.
"I Don't Like Mondays"
Before more male school shooters took over, there wasn't much female shooters or female school shooters. But there was actually was one female school shooter named Brenda Ann Spencer who started shooting at Grover Cleveland Elementary School killing two people and wounded nine in the late 70s. She would later say her reason because she quote:Gladys W. MuturiPublished 7 months ago in Criminal
The Satanic Ritual Murder of Mark Kilroy
Mark Kilroy was a pre-med student at The University of Texas in March 1989 when he and three close friends planned a spring break vacation in Mexico. The young men hoped to meet a few girls and experience life in another country. The trip started amazingly but less than 48 hours later, ended in Mark’s torture and murder by a Satanic cult run by Adolfo Constanzo.
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The Story of a Serial Killer
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Case That Almost Broke Him
Detective Jack Ryan was just 26 years old when he was promoted to detective in the NYPD. He had always dreamed of being a detective, and now that he had his chance, he was determined to prove himself. It didn't take long for him to get his first big case.Sarah WilliamsPublished about 5 hours ago in Criminal
1. System Binding: A Journey Through Uncharted Memories
As the sun set, the city transformed into a breathtaking spectacle of towering structures and mesmerizing landscapes. Amidst the hustle and bustle of the urban center, a mysterious figure with long, jet-black hair stood perched atop a thirteen-story building, watching intently. Suddenly, he leaped from the roof, his four arms stretched out wide as he hurtled towards the ground.Khizar RehmanPublished about 8 hours ago in Criminal
Wilbur Wright and the serial killer
The Wright brothers will forever be known as the fathers of aviation. On December 17, 1903, Wilbur successfully flew the first airplane for 852 feet in just under a minute.Marc HooverPublished about 10 hours ago in Criminal
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Being incarcerated can be an isolating experience, and it's not uncommon for prisoners to feel cut off from the outside world. A pen pal can be a valuable source of connection and support for an incarcerated person, and many prisoners actively seek out pen pals as a way to combat loneliness and boredom.Robert StewartPublished about 12 hours ago in Criminal
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