murder

News

The South Korean Serial Killer ‘Hwaseong Strangler’ Has Just Been Identified

Over 2 million police personnel investigated the case for over three decades.
Meera Navlakha
2 days ago
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Bangladesh Bans Phone Access for 1 Million Rohingya Refugees Just in Case They Sell Drugs

The authorities say the refugees have been “abusing” phone services to traffic meth. But many say the move will simply just isolate the already persecuted Rohingya community.
Pallavi Pundir
9.3.19
Australia Today

23-Year-Old Man Charged With the Murder of Australian Tourist in New Zealand

The alleged gunman was arrested after police raided a property on the outskirts of Hamilton late on Friday night.
Gavin Butler
8.19.19
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An Indian Cop Ran Away and Married a Gangster She Met in Jail

The unlikely pair met during his court hearings and continued to keep in touch, eventually tying the knot in a secret location and settling for a life in hiding.
Shamani Joshi
8.13.19
food news

Brutal Murder of 19 People in Mexico Could Be Related to Avocado Trade, Expert Says

A researcher believes the horrifying public display of bodies that took place in Uruapan this week stems back to the high demand for avocados.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.12.19
crime

How a Group Of Gamers Tracked Down a Quadruple Murder Suspect

When one of their friends said he killed three people and was about to kill another, the members of a gaming forum sprung into action. But they were faced with a terrible situation—the clock was ticking and they had no idea where the alleged killer was.
Mack Lamoureux
8.5.19
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The Philippines Is the Deadliest Country for Environment Activists

For the first time since 2012, an Asian country has unseated Brazil at the top of the list.
Meera Navlakha
7.31.19
crime

The Small Town Gang Murder Broadcast Live On Snapchat

As 16-year-old Cemeren Yilmaz begged for his life, his attackers filmed him and posted the video to Snapchat. The murder was callous, utterly pointless – and representative of so many of the UK's knife crime deaths.
Kevin EG Perry
7.10.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An Indian Court Endorsed Intercaste Marriages, Saying It's the Only Way to Kill the Caste System

"These changes must be accepted by the elders and this change is infact good for the society in rooting out the caste system."
Pallavi Pundir
6.20.19
News

Japanese Father Kills Son In Fear That He Would Perform A Mass Murder

The son was living as a recluse, just like the suspect of the May 28 stabbings, and was allegedly prone to violent outbursts. These men remind us of the growing hikikomori population in Japan.
Edoardo Liotta
6.7.19
crime

Canadian CEO Who Sold Encrypted Phones to the Sinaloa Cartel Sentenced to Nine Years

Vincent Ramos was sentenced to nine years and forfeited more than $80 million for providing criminal organizations with encrypted devices.
Mack Lamoureux
Joseph Cox, Motherboard
5.30.19
guns

The Stupid Gunshot That Got Me 27 Years in Prison

I know I earned my freedom, but I may be eternally undeserving of forgiveness.
Lawrence Bartley
4.1.19
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