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Crime HQ
July 8 2014

Touch Not the Guinea Pig

What criminal plot requires an 8-inch long baby hippo? Reading the police blotter can be edifying. You’ll often stumble upon a crime you’d never heard of committed for a reason you can’t...
Crime HQ
May 27 2014

Have My Drone Walk the Dog

Obviously, it's a wonderfully-tempered dog, obviously, not everyone has a drone... but enough with the caveats and concerns about pooper-scooping, because finally, thanks to Jeff Myers, something...
Crime HQ
May 19 2014

17 Year-Old Runaway Doesn’t Get Far, Even at Top Speed

After making it through his home's back gate, 17 year-old Spike sped as fast as he could to escape, but two hours later, he was only half a mile away, according to the Metro. To be fair...
LeighNeely
April 28 2014

Fresh Meat: Murder on the Hoof by Kathryn O’Sullivan

Murder on the Hoof by Kathryn O'Sullivan is second cozy murder mystery in the Colleen McCabe series about the Fire Chief from North Carolina's Outer Banks (available May 6, 2014). With Murder...
Crime HQ
April 21 2014

Dog Houses from the Big House: Prisoners Lending a Hand

Prisoners at The Northeast Ohio Correctional Center (NEOCC) might be in the big house for the foreseeable future, but they are doing their part to help dogs in need by building dog houses. Part...
TeddyP
April 10 2014

PETA Aims to Turn Jeffrey Dahmer’s Home into a Restaurant

The People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) wants to turn Jeffrey Dahmer's Ohio home into a vegan restaurant called “Eat for Life – Home Cooking.” Why would they...
TeddyP
March 26 2014

College Students Busted Over Dog Doing Keg Stand

Two men have been arrested after a photo from a College at Brockport off-campus party went viral. The picture in question showed a dog doing a keg stand, being held by an unidentified male with...
Crime HQ
March 19 2014

Not Poirot. I Said a Parrot Solved This Murder!

From The Times of India: Neelam, wife of Vijay Sharma, the editor of a Hindi daily, was found murdered at her residence on February 20. Her husband noticed a change in the behaviour of the parrot...
TeddyP
March 13 2014

Cracked-Out Cat Terrorizes Family

An extremely distressed cat is behind bars after it attacked a baby and held his family hostage in a bedroom, forcing them to call 911 for help. According to reports from Oregon, the merciless feline...
Crime HQ
March 11 2014

Beer: Just What the Doctor Ordered

We've already learned earlier this week what happens when you mix beer and the Australian outback, and it doesn't end well. Luckily, for Rod Sommerville, 54, of Australia, his story doesn't...
Crime HQ
March 5 2014

I’m Melting!: A Skeleton Candle to Add to Your Creepy Critter Collection

Candles can be soothing, aromatic, and perfect for adding some warmth to a cold winter's night. But if you prefer a side of “creepy critter” with your candles, these might just be the...
JoeBro33
February 19 2014

A Big Mouth Billy Bass-Kicking

A would-be burglar in Minnesota fled after initially breaking into Hooked on Fishing, a bait and tackle shop, after unknowingly setting off the wall-mounted, motion-activated Big Mouth Billy Bass...
ThomasPluck
January 24 2014

True Detective 1.03: “The Locked Room” is a Skull Caging a Beast

True Detective's third episode commits the storytelling to deceptive minimalism, opening with Rust and Martin staring at pagan graven image in the burnt wreck of an abandoned church at night, looking...
Crime HQ
January 20 2014

Yeah, I Called You a Dutch Rat Sniffer. It’s a Compliment!

Who are you calling “dirty”? Dutch police are training rats to sniff out drugs, gunshot and explosives residue, fire accelerants, and other substances that could implicate someone in a crime....
Crime HQ
January 2 2014

Ceramic Squirrel Wonders What He Ever Did To Deserve This

Artist's fascimile of the weapon in question—doesn't the expression scream, “Why the hell did you have to drag me into it?” A South Carolina woman has been charged...
Crime HQ
December 5 2013

A Big Fluff Love Ball. (We’re Talking About the Cat!)

Norman Reedus in People Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive issue (December 2, 2013)? Yeah, you can see that . Norman Reedus featured in the story about sexy guys who love cats? Yeah,...
Crime HQ
November 28 2013

Deadly Nightshade in the Cranberry Sauce?

Chewing like this guy, you'll always notice the difference, not to mention avoiding a holiday Heimlich marathon. Knitting artist and rescue enthusiast Katie Bradley of Vancouver, Washington...
cmorgan
November 5 2013

Of Mice and Men: M is for Mousetrap

The ABCs of Death is a semi-annual comedic horror anthology made up of 26 short-films all centered around some pretty gruesome, but unexpected, death scenes. They are currently taking submissions...
Crime HQ
November 4 2013

Pancho Villa Rides... Swims Again!

Via Huffington Post, we learned that Pancho, a sea lion who hangs around Cabo San Lucas, has discovered stealing enormous and tasty Mahi Mahi from TV people is easier than doing the hard work himself....
niidasholm
October 18 2013

Fresh Meat: Duck the Halls by Donna Andrews

Duck the Halls by Donna Andrews is a holiday-themed mystery and the 16th book in her Meg Langslow mystery series (available October 22, 2013). The holidays are right around the corner, and if you’re...
reginathorn
October 15 2013

The Walking Dead Season 4 Premiere: “30 Days Without an Accident”

Last night on The Walking Dead, we got to see how “30 days without an accident” can turn sour in thirty minutes. After the bloodbath at the end of last season (RIP Andrea, Merle, Carl’s...
Crime HQ
October 7 2013

Hard as a Rock-tober: This Lake Turns Creatures to Stone

These are incredible, nature-made mummies—or really nature-petrified—and photographer Nick Brandt captured many more in unforgettable pictures.Read Breanna Drexler's Discover article...
Crime HQ
September 19 2013

Pony-Napped and Held By the Mafia for Ransom?

Seen here, Charly is a miniature pony, just around 2 feet tall, and he's been stolen from his stall at a horse show in Italy. ... thieves cut through the netting surrounding the pony’s...
cmorgan
August 16 2013

And the Lion Says…Bark?!

The zoo located in the People's Park of Luohe, in the province of Henan China had attempted something that was so cartoon, it could very well have been an episode of Scooby Doo. Almost. The...
BrianGreene
August 15 2013

A Kid’s Review: Revenge of the Lizard Club by Thea Stilton

The best way to review a children’s book is to take it to the kids themselves! Blogger Brian Greene asked his daughter Violet to review the graphic novel Revenge of the Lizard Club by Thea Stilton...
Taragel
August 13 2013

Longmire: Episode 2.11 “Natural Order”

Well, the episode title’s prophetic once more for Longmire. We are indeed back to the natural order of things in Durant, and sadly, it’s all a bit anticlimactic after last week’s...
aprildawn
August 13 2013

Fresh Meat: Murder, She Rode by Holly Menino

Murder, She Rode by Holly Menino is a murder mystery involving a three-day horse competition and is the first featuring former equestrian-turned-amateur-sleuth Tink Elledge (available August 13, 2013). While...
Crime HQ
July 24 2013

Animal Rescue Has A Special Significance

We mentioned recently that Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace are starring Animal Rescue, a film adaptation of a Dennis Lehane short story from the 2009 Boston Noir anthology, in which a bartender finds a puppy...
Crime HQ
July 17 2013

Crime Prevention Surprise Package

The town of Brunete, Spain, on the outskirts of Madrid had a crime problem. It wasn’t a big thing, but it was the kind of chronic issue that starts to really stink if you ignore it for too long:...
Taragel
July 16 2013

Longmire: Episode 2.08 “The Great Spirit”

The Longmire two episodes ago was titled “Sound and Fury”—-but I think it would’ve been a more apt name for this episode, because it seemed to be full of white noise, which piqued...