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Burke and Hare
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.
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.
Babes in the Wood
The bodies of two children are discovered by a man walking his dog in the woods.
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.
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...
A profile of Charles Manson who, along with some members of his bizarre cult, the ‘Family’, was...
Colin Ireland is a British serial killer known as the ‘Gay Slayer’ due to the fact that his only...
Cregan was responsible for the worst police killing in a generation.
On a summer's day on Jersey in 2011, Damian Rzeszowski annihilated his family in a frenzied...
David Berkowitz (Son of Sam)
Investigate the life of a disturbed New Yorker who brought terror to the streets and unleashed all...
David McGreavy: The Monster of Worcester
On Friday 13 April 1973 the bodies of three children were found impaled on garden railings in...
An insight into the life of Dennis Nilsen who, between 1978 and 1983, became Britain's worst...
Dennis Rader: The BTK Killer
Dennis Rader could not reach sexual satisfaction without binding, torturing and killing other human...
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