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True Crime Magazine

12 issues per year View Reviews   |   Write Review From £2.50 per issue What’s it like to be a killer? Or a murder victim? Or a detective trying to crack the crime?

True Crime magazine has the answers. And now it’s 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, True Crime is 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 Chronicles of Crime, Major British Murders and Gangland Confidential.

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 fa

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HIGHLIGHTS THIS ISSUE:

* VERSACE GUNNED DOWN BY A "ONE-MAN KILLING MACHINE”
The full story of Gianni Versace’s Miami shooting and serial killer Andrew Cunanan’s trail of terror.

* WAS THIS JACK THE RIPPER’S FIRST VICTIM?
Prostitute Emma Smith was brutalised and beaten up in Whitechapel in the “Ripper year” of 1888. Senior police officers became convinced that her slaying was the beginning of Jack’s reign of terror.

* DEATH ON THE RAILWAY: MURDER ON THE BRIGHTON LINE
When a bloodied passenger got off the train claiming to have been attacked, police believed him. Then they found a body on the line and their passenger vanished...

* MAJOR BRITISH MURDER CASES: “MUM’S BODY FELL OUT OF THE CUPBOARD”
How a Sussex child’s nightmare led police to expose her love-cheat father as a brutal killer.

* THEY MET ON THE GALLOWS: PORT TALBOT’S WEEK OF MURDER
Port Talbot was basking in sunshine in June 1949. But the South Wales town would remember the month for the murder of two girls rather than the weather.

* WHY HE SHOT HIS WIFE, DOGS – AND THE PARROT
Alabama husband Robin Penton had a violent temper. Tragically, his animal-lover wife Colleen and her pets would suffer the consequences.

* GANGLAND CONFIDENTIAL: THE MAN WHO RUBBED OUT DUTCH SCHULTZ
Whenever anyone stepped out of line, the cry among underworld bosses was, “Get me Workman!” Charlie’s appetite for the job appeared unlimited...

* MURDER THE FRENCH WAY: BLACK WIDOW TRADED SEX FOR A SLOW DEATH
Patricia Dagorn arrived broke on the French Riviera – but she had a deadly plan for boosting her income...

* SOUTH AFRICA’S SUPERCOP: “YOU’RE MY HERO,” KILLER TOLD DETECTIVE
Seven-year-old Sheldean Human was missing and feared dead. Cops had a suspect but it took the great detective Piet Byleveld to bring out a confession.
What’s it like to be a killer? Or a murder victim? Or a detective trying to crack the crime?

True Crime magazine has the answers. And now it’s 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, True Crime is 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 Chronicles of Crime, Major British Murders and Gangland Confidential.

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, True Crime might just be the best crime read you can buy.

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

It's a great magazine... Reviewed 26 February 2020

Highly entertaining

Murder She Wrote but in real life Reviewed 16 December 2019

Always a thrilling read

Excellent magazine with lots of interesting articles to follow each month Reviewed 20 November 2019

Great magazine

Ideal read for all those Amateur detectives out there Reviewed 27 June 2019

One of the Best True Crime Mags

One of the Best True Crime Mags - my mom used to subscribe to this and I used to read her copies, great mag, may set you up for a future life as a detective or investigator cracking all those unsolved cases. Reviewed 22 November 2018

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