August 31, 1932 Los Angeles, California The only during piece of information accompanying these photos described the scene as a "police vehicle with bullet holes." Note also the stain on the door near a bullet hole.
August 28, 1963 New York City, New York Emily Hoffert and Janice Wylie are stabbed to death in their apartment The women were stabbed and slashed over 60 times with knives from their own kitchen and their apartment ransacked. During the investigation, George Whitmore, Jr. was brought in for questioning as a suspect. He eventually… Continue reading Career Girls Murders
August 28, 1933 Los Angeles, California The only information accompanying this photo explains the murders were from a mob hit.
August 24, 2010 San Fernando, Tamaulipas, Mexico The Los Zetas drug cartel kidnap 75 people illegally entering countries in South and Central America making their way to the United States, before shooting them; all but 3 are killed The massacre occurred in San Fernando, Tamaulipas, Mexico, and would not have been discovered as quickly as… Continue reading 2010 San Fernando Massacre
August 18, 1941 New York The bodies of 2 women are covered after a stampede caused by counterfeit ferry tickets The ferry meant to take the patrons across the Hudson River was only capable of taking 3,100 people. However, after admitting 1,400 on board it was discovered that nearly 5,000 awaited the journey. Thousands of… Continue reading 3 die in stampede