27 February - FBI arrest Austrian serial prostitute killer Jack Unterweger

Jack Unterweger presented himself to Austrian authorities as a reformed character, articulate and understanding of his murderous past. He was anything but. His arrest, when it came, was a risky one for the police because he had become such a celebrity. But it was his flying between America and Austria for media appearances that gave police the lead they needed. Prostitutes stopped being strangled whenever he left... Read the full Jack Unterweger Crime File

This day in history

Killer Kids

New episodes Mondays at 10pm

Find out more

Unusual Suspects

Bringing the unlikely culprits to justice

New Series Thursdays at 11pm

Become a fan

Become a fan of CI on Facebook and get updates on all your favourite shows

Like CI on Facebook