When is it okay to leave a child unattended? This surprisingly simple question has some complex answers that change with the decades.
BBC Crimewatch from August 1984, five months after Christopher Laverack disappeared from his half-sister's home in Hull.
I finally turn to a more detailed investigation of the 1984 murder of 9 year-old Christopher Laverack.
I got distracted from my Sophie research by Death on the Beach, a brilliant Sky Crime documentary about a series of suspicious deaths on the island of…
We've had lots of new joiners recently, and Easter is always a good time for a round-up!
I return to a topic that worries all true crime fans.
Why do some people (and many tabloid newspapers) continue to link Claudia Lawrence and Christopher Halliwell? The police have repeatedly stated that…
I have finally finished an initial version of the timeline of the final days of Claudia Lawrence, who disappeared near York in March 2009. She has not…
When is a missing person considered permanently missing? The lack of a body causes havoc with justice systems everywhere in the world.
Jill Dando was a famous television presenter and newsreader. On 26th April 1999, she was shot outside her home with a single gunshot. Was her work on…
The sad case of Emma Caldwell has been the subject of a detailed BBC documentary. After Iain Packer was arrested today, could justice be near?
Suzy Lamplugh has not been seen since she left her office in Fulham at lunchtime on 28th July 1986. It seems highly unlikely now that she went to meet a…