Albert Pierrepoint: The Executioner Who Took More Than 400 Lives Throughout the 1940s and ’50s, British hangman Albert Pierrepoint made a career out of killing everyone from infamous serial murderers to Nazi war criminals. On July 15, 1953, notorious British serial killer John Christie was about to be executed at London’s Pentonville Prison. Immediately […]
This woman attempting to commit suicide once before but failed and spent sometime in hospital. She succeeded the second time… The victim, Van Noun Sopheak, 29 years of age was found by a cleaner yesterday morning. She once tried to kill herself by taking an overdose after splitting with her husband.
This case really requires a lot of research, as a girl of only 15 years was found hanged in the house of a friend in Navarrete . She is identified as Arileyda Cabrera (also Marileydi Cabrera) . But most worrying is that the supposed house where she appeared lifeless, is a house that a friend […]
The owner of the Rio Claro sofas company (SP) which last week fired 223 employees because of the crisis and decline in sales was found dead in the factory in this Tuesday, June 21. An employee who arrived for work around 7am found the businessman Luis Antonio Scussolino (dir.), 66, lifeless. The Civil Police registered […]
Frank Embree was nineteen when he was accused of raping a fourteen year old white girl. Although rape at that time in the State of Missouri was punishable by hanging, a punishment which for decades was the punishment for black men convicted of raping white women. Though Embree insisted that was innocent, he was beaten more […]
The noose is removed from around the neck of Balal. When he felt the noose around his neck, Balal must have thought he was about to take his last breath. Minutes earlier, crowds had watched as guards pushed him towards the gallows for what was meant to be yet another public execution in the Islamic […]