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The great train robbery
All Crime File
Her year-long killing spree left seven men dead.
The biggest gangster of all, he made many people offers they couldn't refuse.
Albert Johnson Walker
He fled Canada for the UK and proceeded to lie, steal and murder his way through British society.
A self-confessed serial killer, known variously as ‘The Terminator’, ‘The Beast of Ukraine’ and ‘...
Anders Behring Breivik
A Christian fundamentalist with a deep hatred of multiculturalism will be responsible for the worst...
Andre Chikatilo: The Rostov Ripper
Andrei Chikatilo confessed to 56 murders when he was eventually caught in 1990.
Gianni Versace was not a celebrity who lived in isolation. Andrew Cunanan could get close enough to...
It took four decades and a law change to catch possibly Scotland’s worst serial killer...
Anthony Hardy: The Camden Ripper
Anthony Hardy starts 2003 with allegations of assaults and rapes against him; he ends the year as a...
The German Cannibal
Armin Meiwes has become known as the real-life Hannibal Lecter after it was revealed that he had...
Arthur Hutchinson was the UK's most wanted man in 1983.
He rampaged through the jungle while serving in Vietnam, then continued his killing spree in...
Babes in the Wood
The bodies of two children are discovered by a man walking his dog in the woods.
Beast of Bastille: Guy Georges
Guy Georges was a French rapist and serial killer who preyed on attractive, young, energetic women...
In the early 1990s, nurse Beverley Allitt became known as the 'Angel of Death' and is one...
The Peaky Blinders and the Brummagem Boys turned racecourses into battle grounds between the wars.
Bonnie and Clyde
The murderous lovers found each other in the slums of Depression-era Dallas and embarked on a wild...
Discover the hideous crimes of Albert DeSalvo, who for three years stalked the streets of Boston...
Dark-haired and handsome, Brian Blackwell was a bright young man from a public school, with a...
Burke and Hare
William Burke and William Hare were probably the most notorious multiple murderers in 19th century...
Caryl Whittier Chessman
Caryl Chessman was once a household name and the standard bearer for anti-capital punishment...
Charles 'Lucky' Luciano
He practically founded organised crime and earned his 'lucky' nickname through gambling...
Charles Carl Roberts
The horrific nature of this crime rocked a peaceful Amish community in rural Pennsylvania.
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