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Dead Man's Grip

I am reviewing the procedural thriller Dead Man’s Grip by Peter James which is a very good book that I bought from a car boot sale. 208 more words

Books

Russian whistleblower who died in 2012 may have been poisoned

A Russian businessman, who died in London while assisting a Swiss probe into a massive money-laundering scheme, may have been poisoned with a substance derived from a highly toxic plant, an inquest has heard. 314 more words

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Can Mexico's Electoral Authority Stop Criminal Funding?

By Patrick Corcoran in Insight Crime 05/11/15

Mexico is weeks away from a landmark midterm election, but many analysts worry that the nation’s electoral authorities are dropping the ball as far as criminal organizations financing their preferred candidates. 824 more words

Waco Biker Battle Suspects Juan Garcia, Drew King and Jim Harris Back In Custody On $1 Million Bond

KXAN News — An engineer with the City of Austin Public Works Department was arrested Sunday in the aftermath of a biker-gang shootout at Waco’s Twin Peaks restaurant. 85 more words

Crime

Romance scams popular in Australia

ABC NEWS:

Australians were scammed out of almost $82 million last year, with romance-based schemes accounting for the biggest losses, a report from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has found. 272 more words

Fraud

The cursed Italian highway

Highway A3, a part of the famous “Sunny Highway” which was the symbol of the Italian recovery after World World II, connects Naples to Reggio Calabria. 135 more words

Crime And Court News

170 Arrested In Waco Biker Blood Bath As Fears Of Banditos, Cossacks All-Out War Remain Strong

Statesman — A total of 192 people were arrested Sunday after a shootout between rival biker gangs at a Waco restaurant that left nine dead on Sunday, police said. 91 more words

Crime