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What happened to Brandon Jividen, Rebecca Adams, their kids and their dog? (The Alaska missing family case.)

Super weird, with primary details here: a U.S. Air Force veteran and his girlfriend went missing (i.e. completely vanished) from Kenai, Alaska (150 miles from Anchorage) — along with two kids and a dog (Sparks). 598 more words

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True Crime - Didn't Pay

As a reader of many true crime novels in my youth, “Escaping the Arroyo” by Joyce Nance was quick to catch my eye in an e-mail offering free Kindle books. 419 more words

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Things I’ve Learned From Dying by David R Dow

“Every life is different, but every death is the same. We live with others. We die alone.”

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Online ebook club wrap-up - Three crooked Kings

I didn’t grow up in Queensland and was only three years old when the Fitzgerald Inquiry took place so up until this year I had no idea of the extent of police corruption in the sunshine state from the 1950’s to the 1980’s. 175 more words

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Can we solve the Elizabeth Collins / Lyric Cook abduction-murder case?

You may know a little bit about this case, but if you don’t, here’s some basic info: the two girls (Elizabeth Collins and Lyric Cook) were cousins. 527 more words

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Heist and High - A true tale of prescription drug addiction, crime, prison, and a second chance at life - #bookreview

Heist and High

Anthony Curcio and Dane Batty

(Nish Publishing - paperback, Kindle)

This is both an engrossing true story and an important cautionary tale about what can happen when someone becomes addicted to prescription painkillers. 243 more words

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this day in crime history: august 26, 1980

On this date in 1980, two men made an early morning delivery of what appeared to be computer equipment to the Harvey’s Resort and Casino in Stateline, NV. 399 more words

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