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
Phil Kaufman and Michael Martin dragged Gram Parsons’ casket to the base of Cap Rock and got deliriously drunk. Kaufman opened the coffin lid, doused Parsons’ remains with five gallons of gasoline, and lit the whole thing ablaze. The post Gram Parsons: The Corpse Heist & Boozy Cremation Of The Country-Rock Pioneer appeared first on CrimeFeed.
On this date in 1982, Iranian revolutionary politician Sadegh Ghotbzadeh was shot in Tehran’s Evin Prison for supposedly plotting to overthrow the Islamic Republic. Ghotbzadeh had come by his revolutionary aspirations back in the 1950s and 1960s, after radicalizing as a teenager with the ouster of nationalist Prime Minister Mohammed Mossadegh; he’d be kicked out […]
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
Police in suburban Chicago investigating the death of a 19-year-old found inside a walk-in freezer at a hotel are studying a Facebook Live video that has now gone viral. The video reportedly was taken inside a room at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Rosemont on Friday night during a party...
On September 12, 1990, Reversal of Fortune opened in theaters and plunged moviegoers into a bizarre, true-life sex-drugs-and-near-death scandal among […] The post Claus von Bülow & “Reversal of Fortune”: Inside The True Crime Movie Classic appeared first on CrimeFeed.
On this date in 1659, the Mughal Emperor Aurangzeb disposed of his primary competition … his older brother Dara Shukoh or Shikoh. These two sons of Taj Mahal builder Shah Jahan were the principal contenders in a fratricidal four-way civil war for the Peacock Throne. We’ve previously covered this time of troubles via the execution […]
No one has ever been charged in the murder of rapper Tupac Shakur. One retired LAPD detective is sure he knows who's responsible and why. The post Who Shot Tupac Shakur? 21 Years Later, The Murder Is Still A Mystery appeared first on CrimeFeed.
“I have broken every law that was ever made by both man and God. If either had made any more, I should very cheerfully have broken them also,” Carl Panzram said. The post Hate, Rape & Homicidal Rage: Serial Killer Carl Panzram, Who Stole The President’s Gun appeared first on CrimeFeed.
“We lock our doors at night to keep the outside world, to keep evil out, right? …but what happens when evil has a key?” Those were the words spoken
Irish revolutionary Tom Williams was hanged at Belfast’s Crumlin Road Gaol on this date in 1942. A plaque at 46 Bombay Street in Belfast marks the home Tom Williams shared with his grandmother. The 19-year-old Belfast Catholic had been the chief of a six-man Irish Republican Army team that mounted an Easter Sunday attack intended […]
Mickey Featherstone would become the most feared and ferocious of New York City’s Irish gangsters. He would also prove to be their undoing. The post Shamrocks & Psycho Killers: Mickey Featherstone & NYC’s Killer Irish Mob, “The Westies” appeared first on CrimeFeed.
Robert Mitchum later called incarceration “an experience every taxpayer should go through.” The post When Actor Robert Mitchum Starred in Hollywood’s First Major Pot Bust — For Real appeared first on CrimeFeed.
“As an actor, I felt I couldn’t compete. I wasn’t as cute as the leading man; I wasn’t as brilliant as Robin Williams. The one thing I could do was
It’s far too often that we read about an innocent citizen being falsely imprisoned for a crime they didn’t commit. Cases like the West Memphis Three or Anthony Graves immediately
Becoming a parent can be one of the most joy-filled experiences in one’s life. It has been a long-standing tradition for friends, family and neighbors to all gather to
The following quartet of documentaries delve deep into the Charles Manson mystique as only a proper motion picture can. Beware: Some heady trips lay ahead. The post Serial Killer Cinema: 4 Noteworthy Documentaries About Charles Manson & The Manson Family appeared first on CrimeFeed.
A San Bernardino, California man led police on a chase after allegedly stealing a car from a dealership on the night of August 16, 2017. Police continued to tail the
“gunman in the house,” read a text message from Dr. Richard Field, 49, to his friend in a plea for help. The friend called the police and had them sent
Numerous observers point out similarities between Crowley’s Thelema beliefs and the tenets of Hubbard's Scientology. The post Aleister Crowley: Did “The Wickedest Man in the World” Inspire Scientology? appeared first on CrimeFeed.