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THE ELEVEN MINUTE MURDER MYSTERY OF BAMBER BRIDGE

Follow @totalcrime on Twitter to keep up to date with all the latest crime news and trials by Chris Summers                                             11 August 2015 When Margaret Livesey died 15 years ago her will contained an extraordinary clause: it instructed her solicitors to fight to clear her name of murder. She had been convicted of murdering her…

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UPCOMING TRIALS AND INQUESTS

MILLIONAIRE SON MURDER Trial at Old Bailey on 1 September David West is accused of murdering his 70 year old millionaire father, also called David West, at his home in Soho. Mr West was a neighbour of the actor Stephen Fry. BOY STABBED WHILE CYCLING Trial at Old Bailey on 1 September Alan Cartwright, 15,…

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SERIAL KILLERS

  Fred and Rose West – (pictured) between them killed 12 women and young girls in Gloucester between 1968 and 1987. He hanged himself in HMP Winson Green while on remand on New Year’s Day 1995. She was jailed for life x 10 in Nov 1995. Marc Dutroux – killed Julie Lejeune, 8; Melissa Russo, 8;…

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MURDERBOOK 1900-1999

All are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law. Please email me at totalcrime70@gmail.com if you see any inaccurate information. 1999 Dec 29 – Babatunde Oba, 23, trainee manager at the Broadway Boulevard Club in Ealing, was stabbed at the club. Kevin Dennis, 23, from Hackney, and his brothers Carl and Dennis…

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MURDERBOOK 2000-2015

All are presumed innocent until proven guilty by a court of law. Please email me at totalcrime70@gmail.com if you see any inaccurate information. 2015 Aug 17 – Susan Whiting, 20, who had a learning impairment, was killed at a house in Walsall, West Midlands. Steven Beards, 34, and his wife Julie, 35, have been charged…

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PRISONS AROUND THE WORLD

A database of some of the world’s most famous prisons UK England Dartmoor Long Lartin Full Sutton Parkhurst Whitemoor Scotland Barlinnie – Glasgow’s notorious prison. Colloquially known as ‘The Big Hoose’. In 1958 serial killer Peter Manuel was executed at Barlinnie and two years later another convict, Anthony Miller, was also hanged. Saughton – officially…