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Master Detective Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From €2.83 per issue Master Detective magazine brings you the world’s best true crime stories – now available in a versatile digital edition you can read anywhere on any device.

Packed full of must-read reports on unspeakable crimes, illustrated with astonishing photos, it’s better than the most thrilling whodunit – because it’s 100% TRUE.

Specialising in real-life stories from the US, the UK and around the world, it brings you the most notorious homicide cases from Victorian times right up to the present. In its pages you might find the latest murder case from the UK courts, a fascinating gangster saga from the 1930s, a French crime of passion from the 1970s and a crazed cannibal killer from the former Soviet Union. All this plus regular features such as European Crime Report, US Executions – The Forgotten Decade, and They Came To Watch The Hanging.

Use this app to try the latest issue or a full year’s subscription (12 issues) and explore the dark world of crime with our expert writers as your guide. We take a lot of care over the way our stories are written – to make them clear, engrossing and above all factually correct. Never less than fascinating, Master Detective might just be the best

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Master Detective  |  Master Detective May 2021  


MD has a fresh new look this issue as Master Detective’s CRIME CASEBOOK. Here’s what you’ll find inside:

Ashley Humphrey had married on Independence Day 2003, and now, the day after, she was sitting in a Florida car park, disguised as a black man, with a .22 Ruger in her hand. Her intended victim was Sandee Rozzo – her new husband’s ex-girlfriend. For Ashley was prepared to do anything to make her marriage work. See this issue’s MD Forum – “Honeymoon Horror...Why Ashley Dressed To Kill” for the full story.

The case of Edith Thompson and her young lover Frederick Bywaters became a cause célébre in the early 1920s, following the murder of Edith’s husband Percy by Bywaters in Ilford in October 1922. Was her execution really justice? Decide for yourself after reading “Women On The Gallows – No Matter Who Killed her Husband, Edith Had To Die”.

Finally to Coleraine and one of the most shocking cases in Northern Irish history. We call this story “The Man Tried Four Times For Murder”.


Highlights this issue include:

* Tinder Girl Dismembered By Sex Master And Slave
* European Crime Report: “Hospital Bed Shortage? ‘Dr. Death Has The Answer,’” “‘You’re Fired’...So He Fired Back – Killing Three HR Staff,” “Was Hotel Room Death Caused By Sex Game?” “Killer Cut Off Victim’s Thumb To Access Her Bank Account”
* Women On The Gallows: No Matter Who Killed Her Husband, Edith Had To Die
* Professor’s Savage Killer Caught After Seven Years
* How Did They Dodge The Hangman’s Noose?
* Pasadena’s Horrific Hammer Murder
* A Golden Age...For Murder: “I Cut Her Throat To Save Her From Prostitution”
* The Man Tried Four Times For Murder
* MD Forum: Honeymoon Horror...Why Ashley Dressed To Kill
Master Detective magazine brings you the world’s best true crime stories – now available in a versatile digital edition you can read anywhere on any device.

Packed full of must-read reports on unspeakable crimes, illustrated with astonishing photos, it’s better than the most thrilling whodunit – because it’s 100% TRUE.

Specialising in real-life stories from the US, the UK and around the world, it brings you the most notorious homicide cases from Victorian times right up to the present. In its pages you might find the latest murder case from the UK courts, a fascinating gangster saga from the 1930s, a French crime of passion from the 1970s and a crazed cannibal killer from the former Soviet Union. All this plus regular features such as European Crime Report, US Executions – The Forgotten Decade, and They Came To Watch The Hanging.

Use this app to try the latest issue or a full year’s subscription (12 issues) and explore the dark world of crime with our expert writers as your guide. We take a lot of care over the way our stories are written – to make them clear, engrossing and above all factually correct. Never less than fascinating, Master Detective might just be the best crime read you can buy.

And if you like Master Detective, be sure to check out the other digital magazines in the True Crime Library stable: True Detective, True Crime and Murder Most Foul.
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Master Detective

Great magazine... Reviewed Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Exciting stuff

You've got to read this as so many interesting stories. No adverts just all brilliantly written stories of actual murders!!! Reviewed Wednesday, February 21, 2018

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