[Contains explicit content] Dark Web technology has spawned a new kind of extortion and it targets our most trusted institutions the police, the health service and local governance. Ransomware hold entire computer servers hostage until a ransom is paid.
Warning: Please be aware. All the stories in this book have been verified as being true horror stories that really took place! These stories are not made up in any way they are backed up by facts. Maybe disturbing for some!
An abusive mother
For fans of True Detective and Making A Murderer, The Killing Season is a true crime saga, the story of a double murder that went unsolved for more than 35 years, and a chilling portrait of a small town upended by unimaginable violence.
A sweeping narrative history of a terrifying serial killer – America’s first – who stalked Austin, Texas, in 1885.
Dean Corll was an electrician for Houston Power and Light, but most of Henley’s friends knew him as the Candy Man, so named because he had labored for years in the candy manufacturing plant that he and his mother had once owned. Corll was famous for giving away candy to the kids. Little did they …
A real-life detective story, investigating how Agatha Christie and colleagues in a mysterious literary club transformed crime fiction, writing books casting new light on unsolved murders whilst hiding clues to their authors’ darkest secrets.
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I’ll be watching you.
In this unnerving collection drawn from her personal crime files, “America’s best true-crime writer” (Kirkus Reviews) Ann Rule brilliantly dissects the convoluted love affairs that all too often end in violence.