Monthly Archives: December 2015

Down will come Baby – Cradle and All

During the 1980s SIDS seemed to become an increasing cause of death among infants, a much higher rate than ever recorded in North America. This made it fairly easy to commit infanticide and not get caught. In fact it remains the … Continue reading

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Murderous Mother or a Wrongful Conviction?

Mothers are known to commit prolicide, or the killing of their own children, for a plethora of reasons. This case is controversial in that the mother, Debra Milke, was convicted solely based on the testimony of the arresting police officer, … Continue reading

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Murder Styles of the Rich and Famous

Phil Spector was a legendary music producer. He was part of the world where rock and roll was king. Spector lived in a castle yet he didn’t like to live alone. It made him feel important to always have a … Continue reading

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The Mormon Murders

Poor Mormons. They get such a bad rap. There are the original Mormons of the Osmond variety; no polygamy or masquerading a cult as a religion. This isn’t one of those stories, alas (of course if it was, it wouldn’t … Continue reading

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Kids who Kill and their Disturbing Behaviour Patterns

  I’ve blogged about several child murderers in Killers Without Conscience. Although each child murderer is an individual there are often repetitive behaviours in each of these cases that have allowed forensic and child psychiatrists to study in order to … Continue reading

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Little Judith Eva Barsi’s Abusive Life and Violent Death

Little Judith Eva Barsi was an adorable actress of both television sitcoms and the silver screen. Born in 1978, She began her career in television, making appearances in commercials and television shows such as Cagney and Lacey, (ironically playing a … Continue reading

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The Chernobyl Cover-Up

This blog is  a little different in that the killers aren’t individuals but under the direct jurisdiction of the central authorities of the Soviet Union. The USSR knew very well the dangers of building a nuclear power plant near a highly populated suburb … Continue reading

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