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The Serial Killer Next Door: Sam Smithers

The Lineup | Posted 01.22.2016 | Crime
The Lineup

Credit: Courtesy of the Author By Fred Rosen I first found out about serial killer Sam Smithers from a source in Tampa. She tipped me, and I inves...

Convicted Killer Of 3 Women Executed In Florida

Associated Press | David Lohr | Posted 01.07.2016 | Crime

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Craigslist Poster Brags Of 'First Kill,' Promises More Victims

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 01.07.2016 | Crime

An unnamed Craigslist poster is thanking Tulsa for his "first kill," promising that he's going to strike again -- and Oklahoma authorities are...

'Bolin the Butcher' Scheduled For Execution

Associated Press | David Lohr | Posted 01.06.2016 | Crime

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'Sick Ripper' Called Van His 'Murder Mobile,' Court Documents Say

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 09.24.2015 | Crime

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Neal Falls' Dog Could Help Cops Solve Mystery Of Alleged Serial Killer

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 07.31.2015 | Crime

Authorities in West Virginia are on the hunt for a dog they say could hold the key to solving the mystery behind Neal Falls, a 45-year-old Oregon man...

On Ann Rule: A Personal Tribute to a True Crime Trailblazer

Christina Larmer | Posted 07.28.2015 | Crime
Christina Larmer

With the news that true crime writer Ann Rule has just passed away, I couldn't help reflecting on my own late conversion to the author and wishing that I had somehow discovered her earlier.

Missing Michigan Woman's Skeletal Remains Found

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 04.28.2015 | Crime

Authorities in Michigan have positively identified skeletal remains found in a rural area as those of Chelsea Bruck, a 22-year-old Michigan woman who ...

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Texas Serial Shooter 'Won't Stop' | David Lohr | Posted 02.27.2015 | Crime

Investigators in Texas are in a desperate hunt for a serial shooter they blame for five shootings, one of them fatal, in less than a week. But unti...

Grippando's Cane and Abe Is Too Similar to Gone Girl

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 04.06.2015 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

James Grippando has a new novel out and for him it must be the best of times and the worst of times. Its the best of times because his story, CANE & ABE, is being compared to GONE GIRL.

10 Reasons Charles Manson Found True Love Before I Did

Mark C. Miller | Posted 03.07.2015 | Comedy
Mark C. Miller

I was disturbed to find out that Charles Manson is engaged to be married. And I was disturbed not because Manson is still in prison. Or that he's a convicted serial killer. Or that he has a swastika carved into his forehead.

'Bones Never Lie' Has Several Shades of Gray

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 12.04.2014 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

Kathy Reichs latest Temperance Brennan novel is a book with fifty shades of gray. No, she has not decided to delve into the wondrous world of erotica.

13 Absolutely Terrifying Serial Killers From Fiction

Sergey Kuznetsov | Posted 11.25.2014 | Books
Sergey Kuznetsov

When I wrote Butterfly Skin (Titan Books, $14.95), a violent novel about a serial killer, his crimes and his love, readers and journalists asked me ab...

DON'T TALK TO STRANGERS Gives Readers a Chance to Meet Amanda Kyle Williams

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 09.22.2014 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

Book Review Jackie K Cooper DON'T TALK TO STRANGERS by Amanda Kyle Williams ...

One-Time Suspected Serial Killer Found Dead

Posted 05.23.2014 | Crime

Gregory Breeden, a Missouri man suspected in the mid-1990s of killing seven women, has been found dead in a Butler motel, authorities said. Breeden...

The Skin Collector Is Deaver at His Best

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 07.14.2014 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

Jeffery Deaver fans get excited when there is a new novel of his on the bookstore shelves, and they go bananas when it is a story that features Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs. His latest novel is a Rhyme/Sachs novel titled THE SKIN COLLECTOR and it should please his fans and other readers to the max.

LET ME GO Is One of Chelsea Cain's Best

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 10.30.2013 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

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Last Charges Against Suspected Swedish Serial Killer Dropped

AP | KARL RITTER | Posted 07.31.2013 | World

STOCKHOLM -- Prosecutors on Wednesday dropped the last remaining charges against a man who was once considered Sweden's worst serial killer, but whose...

"Dexter" Ends and "Ray Donovan" Begins

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 08.25.2013 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

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THE KILL ROOM Will Knock Your Socks Off

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 07.31.2013 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

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Stolen Is a Gruesome But Intriguing Story

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 07.02.2013 | Books
Jackie K. Cooper

Daniel Palmer is quickly making his name known in the world of suspense thrillers. His first two novels, Delirious and Helpless, helped bring in fans and his newest book, Stolen, should solidify that base.

Movie Review: The Iceman

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.01.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It seems startling to me that so few people recognize the name of actor Michael Shannon when they hear it. Perhaps The Iceman will make the difference.

Guess Who's Coming To Dinner? America's Worst Serial Killer

Roger Marsh | Posted 04.29.2013 | Weird News
Roger Marsh

Herman is actually a good suspect for pulling off the Jack the Ripper crimes where his availability was there and he was a top practitioner of the advanced techniques used on the victims' bodies.

Serial killer bargained with prosecutors in exchange for death

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 06.09.2013 | Crime
Alaska Dispatch News

Hours of recorded interviews between Israel Keyes and investigators reveal a detached serial killer who, after he was finally caught, had one main goa...

Movie Review: The Silence

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.07.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The Silence is chilling stuff, the kind of thriller -- like The Vanishing, let's say -- that leaves you stunned and gulping.