France · Newspaper clippings

Young boys murder homeless man at request of their homeless friends

October 29, 1993 Paris, France Three boys, aged between 8 and 10, murder a homeless man and throw his body down a well According to the boys, they had befriended 2 other homeless men and had been bringing them food and supplies. The men got in an argument with the victim who they claimed burned… Continue reading Young boys murder homeless man at request of their homeless friends

Female Killers · Massachusetts · Serial Killers

Angel of Death arrested

October 29, 1901 Massachusetts Jane Toppan is arrested for murdering patients under her care Toppan confessed to killing 31 patients whom she poisoned with various doses of morphine and atropine to see how the drugs affected her victims' nervous system. She also would lay next to her patients, holding them as they died. She was… Continue reading Angel of Death arrested

Crime Scene Photography · Germany

Call-girl’s high-profile murder and its coverup

October 29, 1957 Frankfurt, Germany Rosemarie Nitribitt, a luxury call-girl, is murdered in her apartment Nitribitt's body was discovered days later on November 1, and showed signs of strangulation as well as a head wound. The case became a high-profile scandal, especially when it became apparent the media and high ranking political figures were trying… Continue reading Call-girl’s high-profile murder and its coverup