Joshua Phillips

Joshua Phillips

This is the fourth child killer that I have written about, the first three being Mary Bell, Jon Venables and Robert Thompson, although Venables and Thompson were partners in their crime. The idea of a child killing is always horrifying, whether it is school shootings, gang murders involving young members or a sinister murder just like [...]

Ed Gein

Ed Gein

This case has fascinated and horrified people for decades, it has inspired some of the most iconic horror movie killers of all-time including Norman Bates from the novel and Alfred Hitchcock movie Psycho, “Leatherface” from The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, “Buffalo Bill” in Silence of the Lambs and the horrors in Rob Zombie’s House of a [...]

Issei Sagawa

Issei Sagawa

The subject this time is interesting to say the least, for centureis cannibalism has been practiced and observed in many ways, from tribes in Papua New Guniea, Uruguayan Air Force Flight 517 crash that drove survivor to eat dead passengers in order to survive, serial killers like Jefferey Dhamer an Albert fish, to the fictious [...]

Anthony Hardy

Anthony Hardy

Again, I’m looking into a British serial killer, through my research for writing I found we have a lot more than I thought. This is the case of “The Camden Ripper” real name Anthony John Hardy, he was born in 1951 in Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, his father was a coal miner while his mother stayed at [...]

Danny Rolling

Danny Rolling

So we're deep into October and as well as the way too early Christmas decorations, we see shop aisles dedicated to one of my favourite holidays Halloween! The costumes, the skulls, black glitter, spooky musical decorations, and of course the horror movie marathons. I’m sure if you read true crime a part of you is [...]

Alexander Pichushkin

Alexander Pichushkin

This time I'm looking at Alexander Yuryevich Pichuskin, Pichuskin a Russian serial killer known as “The Chessboard Killer" and “The Bitsa Park Maniac". It is estimated that Pichuskin murdered at least 48 people with a possibility of 60 between 1992 and 2006 in southwest Moscow's Bitsa Park. Pichuskin actually caught my eye because it's said [...]

Adam Lanza

Adam Lanza

Adam Lanza is a name recognised for a horrific reason, on 14th December 2012 Lanza opened fire on faculty and students at Sandy Hook Elementary School, he caused 28 deaths, 27 of which were killed in the school, as Lanza's first victim from that day was his mother, 52 year old Nancy Lanza, he killed [...]