Crime recording within police forces has dramatically changed over the last 30 years. With the development and implementation of computerized systems and intelligence recording programmes, vast amounts of data can now be recorded.
The story of Mary Ann Cotton, at first glance, mirrors that of the typical Black Widow; a woman who murders her husbands for financial reward. Known as the ‘Dark Angel’, the case of Mary Ann Cotton is a popular one within historical true crime.
Charlie Peace was a man who over time became a master criminal and a charismatic individual who used his unique skills to almost every advantage. He had determination, self-confidence, and a creativity which would serve him well...
The Killing of America is a film which lays bare the brutality of murder. Comprised of rarely seen archive footage of some of the most shocking crimes within American history it is a film which thrusts the concerns over increasing murder rates into the public realm.
In 2011, something happened that would make sure a small town in Wiltshire was never the same again. In this town, the crime rate was amongst the lowest in the UK, and everyone seemed to know everyone.
One of the most famous alleged Masonic conspiracies surrounds one of the greatest unsolved murder mysteries of all time. Since he spilled his last drop of blood in 1891, it has been whispered that Jack the Ripper was a Freemason.
Exploring crime and the criminal mind through criminal psychology, criminology and forensic psychology with a focus on research. Delve into true crime cases, justice and punishment and the research and theory behind criminal behaviour and the criminal brain.