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Master Detective Magazine

12 issues per year Write Review From £2.50 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 August 2020  


For more than two decades Lynne Benton had served as a police officer in the quaint town of Gladstone, Oregon. A high-profile figure, she was the last person the town’s folk would have ever expected to be involved with a murder. Did her transition from woman to man play any part in the tragic events that unfolded? Read “Sex-Change Cop In Bizarre Murder Triangle” in this issue for the full story.

Paroled from a murder sentence, within two months of regaining his freedom towering Douglas Vinter was killing again. How did it happen? That’s the subject of this month’s “Killers Released To Kill Again”.

Finally, ever wondered who inspired the character of Villanelle, the stylish assassin in TV sensation “Killing Eve”? Find out this issue when you meet the deadly Idoia López Riaño.


Highlights this issue include:

* Who Executed The Imperial Wizard?

* European Crime Report: “Spain’s Real-Life ‘Killing Eve’ Case,” “Billionaire Charged With Murder Of ‘Kidnapped’ Wife,” “I Cooked My Girlfriend’s Legs And Ate Them,” “Two Women Dead As Traffic Cop Sees Red”

* MD Forum: Questionable Evidence

* Sex-Change Cop In Bizarre Murder Triangle

* From Park Avenue Princess To Prison

* Killers Released To Kill Again: “I Hope He Has Nightmares For The Rest Of His Life”

* “Absolutely Suicide”

* The Monster On The Common

* No Christmas At Killuney House
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 17 June 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 21 February 2018

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