investigation

Whodunnit, and why? All about criminal investigations and the forensic methods used to search for clues and collect evidence to get to the bottom of the crime.

Cato Conroy10 months ago
The Mysterious Death of Richard Lancelyn Green
How far would you go to show your love for your favorite fandom? Would you spend money on merchandise? Become a scholar on the subject? Go to conventions based on the topic? Would you write books for ...
Ossiana Tepfenhart10 months ago
The Death of Superman: Who Killed George Reeves?
Underneath the beautiful veneer of pristine people was a world where sordid affairs, business intrigue, and mafia connections were alive and well. Ah, old world Hollywood—what a place! It was a place ...
Robert Waldo10 months ago
Russia’s Invasion by Barbarians
Are we back to the ancient laws of survival? Here’s a challenge to understand Russian realities: what is the commonality between a store security guard, a 14-year old soldier from Crimea, Khabib Nurma...
Edward Anderson10 months ago
The Ultimate Mystery: Brian Shaffer's Disappearance
"I think that the ideal space must contain elements of magic, serenity, sorcery, and mystery," Luis Barragan said about mysteries. Given that context, the disappearance of Brian Shaffer is one of the ...
John McNamara10 months ago
West Yorkshire Police Have Questions to Answer
Twenty men of South Asian heritage were recently handed custodial sentences at Leeds Crown court for conducting a reign of sexual terror that affected a plethora of young girls in Huddersfield over a seven year period. Sadly this is not the first time a northern English town has endured a grooming scandal of this magnitude. Rotherham, Doncaster, Sheffield, Keighley and Rochdale have also experienced similar incidents. This particular grooming scandal was all too familiar as a gang of perverse as...
Jennifer Turton10 months ago
Target Hardening: An Effective Approach to Terrorism Prevention? The Case of Manchester Arena
Although target hardening is considered a "tried and tested" means of crime prevention by Criminologists, who have seen it used to tackle crimes including household burglary and shoplifting in the pas...
Jennifer Turton10 months ago
The Lost Generation: India's Railway Children, Part I
Introduction Human trafficking has been recognised as one of the most pressing issues facing contemporary global society, with the OCHR, World Bank and UN having all addressed ongoing concerns about t...
Lena Bailey10 months ago
The Jodi Arias Case
Now the only person that calls this case the real life "fatal attraction" is me, but after you read this post you may see why I call it that. There had been Dateline episodes and Lifetime movies done ...
Cold Case: Black Dahlia
On a cold winter's day, in 1947, the body of a beautiful aspiring actress was discovered. The mother, who was walking with her child, at first that it was a mannequin just ditched to the side of the r...
Erin Maya year ago
Teeth Marks in an Apple
One of the strangest things that was supposed to be in Scotland Yard’s Black Museum was the cast of a bite in an apple found in the room of murder victim, Harriet Buswell. Harriet Buswell came from a ...
Marnie Grundmana year ago
Nothing Bad Happens Behind Pretty Doors
This why so many children end up on the streets; unprotected and alone. Children who run come from all different types of homes. Many of them come from middle to upper income households. Somehow we feel that these children are less likely to be suffering abuse… bad things don’t happen behind pretty doors. The truth is that child abuse knows no boundaries. Abuse doesn’t take up residence in a home because of how big or small it is… Abuse doesn’t know the difference between cash for groceries or f...
Edward Andersona year ago
Love, Murder
“I think there should be a good balance between being a good student and being able to enjoy your high school life,” Vanessa Minnillo advises people who ask her. There is a ton of drama that can be mi...
Trina Dawesa year ago
We Most Stop Blaming Parents for Gang Culture
I enjoy having conversations with other parents and non-parents about gang culture and the problematic rise in crime in London. I am a former Londoner who has moved out of London. And with no willingn...
Edward Andersona year ago
Horror in the Orphanage
"Be generous to the poor orphans and those in need. The man to whom our Lord has been liberal ought not to be stingy. We shall one day find in Heaven as much rest and joy as we ourselves have dispense...
Kay Lcrxxa year ago
Vandals
We saw the headlights veer sharply into the lot, when he spotted us in the cave of a room. Red and blue waves blinded us instantaneously. RUN. I had arrived at school around 8:30 AM some Monday mornin...
Titanium Jena year ago
Trapped
Sometimes when something happens to you, you have to tell the story from the beginning to have your side heard. Nothing ended that day how I thought it would, and I have to tell you my secrets and cri...
Hailey Coruma year ago
Grimes Crimes
The year is 1956—The American supreme court has ruled segregation on buses as unlawful, the first atomic reactor is constructed, Around the World in 80 Days is released, and two children face their la...
Drew Lindseya year ago
Most Thankful Thanksgiving Ever
I have been banned from the refrigerator for two reasons. One, I know there are deviled eggs in there for the weekend. Two, my mama knows I know there are deviled eggs in there for the weekend. If con...