2018 12 18 1 00
Grandmother Valerie Graves, was brutally murdered five days after her 55th birthday. SheÕd been house-sitting at a £1.6million waterfront property. She was found in her bed by her sister on 30 December 2013 having suffered severe head injuries. It was later revealed that Valerie, who had recently given up her artist studio in the Borders of Scotland to return south to care for her frail mother, was ferociously attacked. A single blow would have been sufficient to kill but she was hit dozens of times around the head with a 16 ounce claw hammer which was found about 800 yards away in a nearby lane.
2018 12 18 2 00
Trevor Deely vanished from the streets of Dublin in the early hours of 8 December 2000. His disappearance at the age of 22 was the subject of a high-profile search and publicity campaign, but no trace was ever found.
2018 12 25 1 00
Penny Bell, a successful mother of two, left home at 9.40am telling the builders, who were renovating her home, that she was late for a 9.50am appointment. She drove into the Gurnell Leisure Centre car park less than an hour later. The hazard lights were still flashing when Penny Bell's body was discovered around noon. She had been stabbed and slashed 50 times in the chest and arms with a long knife. Nine years, a £20,000 reward, 8,000 interviews and 2,500 written statements later, nobody has been convicted of the 42-year-old businesswoman's murder.
2018 12 25 2 00
On the morning of 24 August 1996, the severely battered body of 14-year-old Caroline Glachan was found by a drug addict in the Leven River near Loch Lomond. She was killed in a frenzied attack, her head smashed open. She was then dumped face down in the river. Police described the violence done to her as "brutal" and the callousness of her killer became all too apparent when it was revealed that she was still alive when she was put in the water. She died from drowning.
2019 01 01 1 00
On Saturday May 3rd 2003, seven-year-old Daniel Entwistle vanished from his hometown of Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, he has never been found. There are many unanswered questions and to many it appears Norfolk Police rapidly put the whole case on a back burner. Daniel was last seen playing in Copperfield Avenue, Great Yarmouth after visiting the local shop, although what he bought there is a little unclear - varying statements have suggested, baby milk, a babyÕs bottle and even sweets. In fact the confusion around even the smallest parts of the story adds to the suspicious nature of everything associated with the events.
2019 01 01 2 00
Alan Wood was bound, tortured and mutilated at his home in the tiny rural Hamlet of Lound, near Bourne in Lincolnshire, in October 2009. Police know that his bankcards were stolen and used in Bourne and nearby Stamford over the following couple of days. The criminal or criminals involved, despite the use of this extraordinary level of violence, walked away with just a few hundred pounds. And beyond a possible financial motive, it is still not known why the most disturbing crime in Lincolnshire in recent history was committed