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Dumb Michigan Laws
If you live in Michigan or plan on moving to Michigan, you better pay attention to these laws or you could be in trouble.
This article is about a serial killer named Ed Gein who was the inspiration for characters in the movies "Psycho" and "Silence of the Lambs"
Forensic scientists are crucial to helping police solve many crimes that are not easily solved, Often times forensic scientists are called into court to explain their findings during a criminal trial.
Frank Nitti - Outfit Boss
Frank Nitti was an important part of the Chicago mob known as the Outfit. The Outfit was run by Al Capone but Nitti was a key figure and was dubbed the boss of the outfit when Capone went to jail.
Glen Stewart Godwin
Glen Stewart Godwin is a convicted murderer who is still at large because he managed to escape from to maximum security. One in the United States and one in Mexico.
Griselda Blanco was the biggest cocaine drug runner of the late 70's and early 80's and was dubbed the Godmother of the Medellin Cartel out of Colombia. She cut a bloody swath through Miami, Fl. during the reputed Mafia Drug Wars of that time.
I Don't Like Mondays
Brenda Spencer was sixteen years old when she opened fire with a .22 caliber rifle from her house across the street from the school where the children were waiting to get in. The song "I Don't Like Mondays" by the Boomtown Rats was inspired by her explanation for shooting the kids.
Lena Baker was an African American woman who was put to death in 1945 for a crime she may not have committed. The murder of her boss and lover, a white man named Ernest Knight.
Lincoln County War
The Lincoln County War started when a cattleman named John Tunstall was killed by a corrupt sheriff and revenge for the murder was taken by Billy the Kid and the Regulators.
Lola Greene Baldwin
Lola Greene Baldwin was the very first paid policewoman in the United States in Portland, Oregon.
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