This post is a little different from what I normally write. This case is officially solved, but I was asked by a Twitter follower of mine to write about it. Once I started researching it, I knew I wanted it on this blog. Thank you, Kathyann for suggesting this case! The Strawberry Trail Fire, Dallas Texas, 1988 In the early morning hours of September 28, 1988, a fire … [Read more...] about The 1988 Strawberry Trail Fire
Today's post is a guest post written by Laura Lewis. Please see her bio at the end of the post. Thank you, Laura for such a great post! Robert Pickton – the case of the killer pig farmer Back in 2007, the world was shocked and appalled by the revelations that came out of a small farm in Canada. Robert Pickton was arrested and charged with the murder of 26 women, but the … [Read more...] about Robert Pickton – The Case of the Killer Pig Farmer
Well, I believe it is. I saw this on 48 Hours a few months ago and it just pissed me off. So, yep, it made it on my blog. Shortly after 6 p.m. on March 16, 2008, Officer Scott McGowan arrived at the Santa Monica, California home of 21-year-old aspiring model and actress, Juliana Redding, for a welfare check after her mother in Arizona could not reach her after … [Read more...] about Juliana Redding Murder: Worst Case of Injustice Ever?
On Sunday, July 21, 1985, 15-year-old Kristina, "Kristy", Wesselman walked to a local grocery store in unincorporated Glen Ellyn, Illinois to buy some candy before spending the day watching old movies with her mother, Sandy. “I watched her go out the door, and I said, ‘Be careful, princess. I love you.’ Little did I know that those were the last words I would ever say to my … [Read more...] about Kristy Wesselman: Illinois teen murdered in 1985
I've said it before and I'm going to say it again - I HATE POLICE CORRUPTION. While researching a couple of New Mexico cases, I discovered a significant amount of corruption and cover-ups in the Albuquerque New Mexico police department. This started at least 30 years ago and is currently going on as I write this. Many victims of homicide have never received justice because … [Read more...] about The Brutal Rape and Murder of Linda Daniels