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We are following over 200 crimes and thousands of leads in articles from the New York Times and Brooklyn Eagle and other newspapers. Stay tuned for further developments.

Ruth Snyder/Judd Gray Murderers

Ruth Snyder/Judd Gray Murderers

For months before her execution in 1928, the Daily News and other New York tabloids told lurid stories of how Ruth Snyder and Judd Gray, murdered Snyder’s husband. The bungled crime featured an affair, a grisly murder and a planned insurance scam. In its coverage, the press turned the case into a media circus.

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We are following over 200 crimes and thousands of leads in articles from the New York Times and Brooklyn Eagle and other newspapers. Stay tuned for further developments.

Look for a Blabbermouth

Look for a Blabbermouth

Look for a Blabber Mouth Front Page Detective Magazine October 1955 A Captain Flattery Story  About the Author   From a bicycle cop whose job it was to ticket reckless buggy drivers and overparked carriages, Irish Henry flattery grew to be one of the most...

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Leave it to the Girls

Leave it to the Girls

Leave it to the GirlsFront Page Detective MagazineDecember, 1955About the Author Captain Henry Flattery (retired in 1952 from the New York City Police Department) is now no stranger to FRONT PAGE readers. He has taken you on two memorable excursions through some of...

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Gorilla Man

Gorilla Man

A torn sleeve and a crimson trail of illicit love sealed the fate of the killer of the game warden.

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Wake of the Dawn Patrol

Wake of the Dawn Patrol

Wake of the Dawn Patrol True Detective February, 1943 By David Wray   At Jamaica Avenue and Merrick Rd. a motorman saw a waiting taxi, its motor racing. Just around the corner was Mahairas' restaurant. Detectives James Sabatino, now Lieutenant, and Theodore...

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