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Who Killed Bob Crane? by John Hook

The Murder of Bob Crane: Can Modern DNA Science Crack this Cold Case?

The 1978 murder of actor and American icon Bob Crane remains one of the most high-profile unsolved celebrity murders of all time, after he was found bludgeoned to death in his apartment.
In one of the most famous cold cases in British history, the murder of Julia Wallace in Liverpool in 1931 still has people pondering on who was her killer.

Cold Case Jury: William Wallace Move To Murder

In one of the most famous cold cases in British history, the murder of Julia Wallace in Liverpool in 1931 still has people pondering on who was her killer. If William Wallace did not murder his wife on that January evening, then who did?
Masking Evil by Carol Anne Davis

Masking Evil: When Good Men And Women Turn Criminal

Masking Evil by Carol Anne Davis examines 37 killers, all were in good solid professions but revealed their hidden capacity for the darkest of crimes.

Cold Case Jury: Bella Wright The Green Bicycle Mystery

In The Green Bicycle Mystery, historical true crime author Antony Matthew Brown reopens this cold case and painstakingly reviews the facts and the three theories on who killed Bella Wright in 1919.
Cold Case Jury Gay Gibson Death of an Actress

Cold Case Jury: Gay Gibson Death Of An Actress

In 1947 on board the ocean liner Durban Castle, actress Eileen (Gay) Gibson vanished. A search of the ship yielded no sign of the young woman leaving only one conclusion; Gay Gibson had gone overboard into the crashing seas below.
Cold Case Jury Charles Bravo case

Cold Case Jury: Charles Bravo Poisoning At The Priory

When a dying barrister is told by his doctors he has ingested a rare poison he seems strangely indifferent to his plight. Over a century later debate still rages: was Charles Bravo responsible for his own death or was his life taken by a sinister hand unseen?

The Jennifer Pan Story: A Daughter’s Deadly Deception

In 2010 the secret life of Jennifer Pan exploded in a murder plot leaving her mother dead and her father riddled with bullets, a case expertly explored by author Jeremy Grimaldi.
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.

Mary Ann Cotton Dark Angel: Britain’s First Female Serial Killer

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.

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