Who wanted Jill Dando dead? Does Al Capone deserve his terrifying reputation? Was Donald Neilson “the classic psychopath of all time”? How did the Brinks Mat gang get away with £25 million in gold bullion?
These and hundreds more fascinating questions are confronted and answered in this enthralling series of books, Crimes of the Century, from Haynes Publishing based on the case files of The Mirror and The People: a unique, 130 year-old gold mine containing accounts of thousands of crimes and the huge variety of villains who carried them out.
The writers’ immaculate examination of the case files brings every crime vividly to life; exposing the reader to shocking first-hand evidence, new insights and horrific detail. Each author casts a forensic eye over cases old and new, known and unfamiliar; illuminating uncertainties, exploding myths, and dissecting the minds of some of the most evil criminals of all time.
Titles include: Gangsters, Serial Killers, Unsolved Crimes and Robbery.