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New BBC Crime Series Eerily Echos Real World Events

5 days agoNews / Crime : Sword and Scale

They say life is often stranger than fiction and no one knows that better than the cast of BBC’s mindbending crime drama “Rellik.” Tasked with cracking the case of a

Tia Sharp Five Years Later

5 days agoNews / Crime : Sword and Scale

There are some crimes that people just don’t get over. Some crimes have so severely shocked a nation that it could take decades to overcome. The murder of 12-year-old Tia

A Lynching in New Hampshire

6 days agoNews / Crime : Sword and Scale

America is a country plagued by racism. Our long and difficult history of race relations is one that will take many years to heal. With every discussion, every meaningful argument,

Shared Delusional Disorder in the Slenderman Case

6 days agoNews / Crime : Sword and Scale

On 15 September 2017, a jury in Wisconsin decided that 15-year-old Anissa Weier was mentally ill when three years ago, along with friend Morgan Geyser, she stabbed 12-year-old Payton Leutner

The Boy in the Bunker

On 29 January 2013, 65-year-old Jimmy Lee Dykes boarded a school bus in Midland City, Alabama packed with kids being dropped off after their school day. Dykes approached the bus

Sword and Scale Episode 99

Underreported and underdiscussed, male sexual child abuse is a topic that is often brushed under the rug due to social norms and the child’s fears of being labelled a

He Took a Bullet for Her

On September 7, Philly resident, community leader, and father of two Gerard Grandzol, 38, decided to take advantage of the beautiful day. He took his two-year-old daughter and their dog

What Happened to Jenna Burleigh?

When 22-year-old Temple University student Jenna Burleigh didn’t text her dad after a night out with friends, Ed Burleigh became very concerned. She was usually reliable. Her lack of response,

Woman Shoots Homeless Man After Being Asked to Move Car

It was the early hours of August 26, 2017, when a 26-year-old woman and a homeless man got into a violent confrontation after the man asked the woman to move

Quadruple Homicide In Groton, Mass.

In the quaint, picturesque New England town of Groton, Massachusetts, one can expect a serene life typical of a small town. In this suburb of just over 10,000 residents, not

YouTubers Charged With Child Neglect

Everybody loves a good prank. Well … some people like a good prank. The purpose of a prank is not to be malicious or hurtful but, in the best of

Celebrity Bodyguard Hacked to Death By Machete

You never know when things could escalate far beyond your expectations. An innocent reaction to a tense situation could intensify to a violent point. Your attempt to stop a robbery

Bali Husband Cuts off Wife’s Feet in Violent Attack

In a horrific act of domestic violence, an Indonesian husband is reported to have used a machete to cut off his wife’s feet. At their home in the village of

A Football Party Gone Wrong

Football parties are supposed to be a good time. All you’re supposed to do is get together with your buds, grabs some snacks, grill some wings, get some beer, and

The Death of Kenneka Jenkins: Freak Accident or Foul Play?

The last time anyone had heard from 19-year-old Kenneka Jenkins was at 1:30 am on September 9, 2017. Kenneka had walked to a party hosted at the Crowne Plaza Hotel,

Pennsylvania Woman Says God Ordered Her to Stab Newborn

Swissvale, Pennsylvania residents were stunned when they witnessed a man running from an apartment with a bleeding newborn on September 8, 2017. Neighbors say they spoke with the panicked man,

New York’s Perverted Santa Busted a Second Time

In February 2017, two women reported a man wearing a Santa hat had groped them at the 23rd Street subway station of the R and W lines. Both women, who

Sean Sellers: Murder, Satanism, and a Controversial Execution

Sean Sellers was child from a broken home, shunted from family member to family member developing an unhealthy fixation on Satanism and the merits of good against evil. By the

Girl Swam to Safety After 29 Days of Terror

2 weeks agoNews / Crime : Sword and Scale

It was nearly a month ago that a 15-year-old Minnesota girl, who is not being named, climbed into a truck driven by her friend’s father. The girl thought she was

Death Metal Band Arrested for Kidnapping

2 weeks agoNews / Crime : Sword and Scale

Four members of the Polish death metal band Decapitated have been arrested in California after a woman alleges the band kidnapped her. The woman met with the band on August

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