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  • 10 Chilling Facts About The Alligator Man

    During the Great Depression, South Texas had its very own Bluebeard. Like the titular character in the French fairy tale, Joseph Douglas “Joe” Ball hacked up his lovers before disposing of their body parts in the sands and swamps of Bexar County. History has come to know the tall, lanky, and hard-bitten Ball as the […] More

  • 10 Innocent People Killed By The Police

    The job of a police officer is to protect and serve, but that’s not always how it goes. Many police officers work hard for the good of the public, but some use their power to act as sadistic bullies behaving cruelly and without justice in mind. Today, we will talk about the sadists, the bullies, […] More

  • 10 Criminals Emergency Services Had To Rescue

    We’ve all watched the daring scenes in crime movies where the criminals make dramatic escapes. Many lawbreakers may have taken inspiration from these scripts. Some may have even pulled off their planned heists. But for other would-be burglars, things didn’t go exactly as planned. Here are 10 inept burglars who needed to be rescued by […] More

  • 10 Interesting Facts About The Mysterious D.B. Cooper Case

    On a cloudy afternoon in November 1971, a well-dressed middle-aged man boarded a domestic flight leaving Portland, Oregon. Soon after the plane took off, the man calmly alerted air hostesses to a bomb he had wired inside his briefcase and communicated his ransom demands to the police on the ground. The man, who had used […] More

  • 10 Horrific Facts About The Santa Rosa Hitchhiker Murders

    The US in the early 1970s was awash in serial murder. Indeed, by the decade’s midpoint, FBI profiler Robert Ressler had coined the term “serial killer” after conducting several interviews with the likes of Herb Mullin, Edmund Kemper, and Monte Rissell.[1] Ressler’s in-depth penetration into the minds of sexual sociopaths lead him to become the […] More

  • 10 Inescapable Prisons People Somehow Escaped From

    Prisons are all about keeping people inside, but every now and again, folks find their way out. It happens more often than you might think, but nevertheless, there are some institutions touted as being inescapable, such that there is no conceivable way for anyone to escape. The only problem is that people inevitably do escape […] More

  • 10 Unbelievable Facts About Cowboy Bob

    It was a beautiful day in May 1991 when an unknown, nondescript cowboy walked into the American Federal Bank in Irving, Texas. Tellers would later describe him as a white man in his mid-forties who stood 178 centimeters (5’10”). A bit on the heavy side, he had a noticeable paunch. He wore all black, save […] More

  • 10 Twisted Facts About Javed Iqbal, The Pakistani Serial Killer

    America seems to be a very serial killer-obsessed place; just take a look around Netflix or search for serial killer documentaries on YouTube. On top of that, the US accounts for a whopping 67.41 percent of the world’s serial killers, with over 2,700 of them on record.[1] These two factors in combination have some unintended […] More

  • 10 Creepiest Real-Life Accounts Of Female Stalkers

    When we picture a stalker, we often envision a sinister man terrorizing his victim with persistent harassment, and in all likelihood, most of the stalkers you hear about are male. However, the female of the species can be just as deadly as the male. There are many reasons why someone might feel compelled to stalk […] More

  • 10 Forgotten Hangmen Of North America

    Very little is known about most of the hangmen of North America. In Canada, hangmen often gave themselves aliases so as to hide their true identities. In the United States, the hangman was seldom named in newspapers, and his identity was kept secret from the general population. In many cases, a sheriff or deputy would […] More

  • 10 Interrogation Techniques Used By The Police

    Police use a number of different interrogation techniques to extract confessions from suspects. There is no one-size-fits-all method, so they have to depend on a diverse range of tactics. Sometimes, they even employ multiple techniques on a single suspect. Some interrogation methods lead innocent people to claim guilt for crimes they never committed and have […] More

  • 10 Con Artists Who Sold Things They Did Not Own

    Con artists, short for confidence artists, are skilled at deception. They lure their victims into a false sense of trust before stealing their money. It also takes a lot of confidence and a lack of guilt to lie, cheat, and manipulate people into giving away everything they have. And some con artists, such as Victor […] More

  • 10 Con Artists Who Sold Things They Did Not Own

    Con artists, short for confidence artists, are skilled at deception. They lure their victims into a false sense of trust before stealing their money. It also takes a lot of confidence and a lack of guilt to lie, cheat, and manipulate people into giving away everything they have. And some con artists, such as Victor […] More

  • 10 Gruesome Facts About The Butcher Of Mons

    History, unfortunately, is littered with the crimes of men and women. A small fraction of these killers have been labeled “butchers” due to the intense savagery of their exploits. One of these criminals, the so-called Butcher of Mons, murdered five people between 1996 and 1997. This unknown killer’s crimes happened in the small nation of […] More

  • 10 Gruesome Facts About The Butcher Of Mons

    History, unfortunately, is littered with the crimes of men and women. A small fraction of these killers have been labeled “butchers” due to the intense savagery of their exploits. One of these criminals, the so-called Butcher of Mons, murdered five people between 1996 and 1997. This unknown killer’s crimes happened in the small nation of […] More

  • 10 Facts About The Man Who Kept Severed Vaginas In His Freezer

    In this beautiful world we inhabit, how easy it is to carry on about our seemingly peaceful, simple lives, completely and entirely oblivious to so much going on around us, good or bad. So many people, so many things, and, most of all, so many events all around us remain completely hidden from our knowledge. […] More