Paula Denyer

Paula Denyer

In this post we look at a serial killer that terrorised the women of the Frankston area of Victoria, Australia in the 90s. Paul Denyer took the lives of three women and attempted to murder another before capture in 1993. Here’s the rollercoaster case of “The Frankston Serial Killer” aka Paul Charles Denyer. Paula Denyer [...]

Leonarda Cianciulli

Leonarda Cianciulli

Handmade soaps or homemade cookies are often welcomed gifts, whether from friends, neighbours or family members, but in this case from 1930s Italy shows that sometimes these can have some disturbing things inside them, more disturbing than questionable chemicals or ocean polluting micro-beads, this is the case of “La saponificatrice di Correggio” or “The soap [...]

Aileen Wuornos

Aileen Wuornos

This is a face that needs no introduction, we all recognise the mugshot of a woman almost smirking at the camera with little remorse for the seven murders that she'd committed to get there. Wuornos was born Aileen Carol Pittman on 29th February 1956 in Troy, Michigan. Her mother Diane Wuornos was 14-years-old when she [...]

Ruth Ellis

Ruth Ellis

When you look at the photo of Ruth Ellis she looks the epitome of 50s beauty, to me she’s got some serious Marilyn Monroe vibes, of course this is a true crime blog and I’m not writing about some Hollywood starlet, Ruth Ellis (nee Neilson) is remembered as the last woman executed in the UK. [...]

Mary Bell

Mary Bell

This case is always a special one for me it was a bit of a bed time story for me when I stayed with my grandmother as a child, the violence inflicted on the victim in this case is shocking, but the most shocking art was this violence was inflicted by an 11-year-old girl. The [...]