Latest Serial crime Stories

2009-11-11 06:45:00

HERTFORD, N.C., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Chief detective Jim Eaton is determined to catch a serial rapist, while Jason Hewitt, in spite of an intensive manhunt, is driven by twisted perversions to rape and finally kill. Laura Stratton is a happy, outgoing young lady attending Elkins College. She is brutally beaten and raped while taking a late-night stroll. Not reporting her abuse, she gets into her car and drives two hours to home and family, harboring the hint of a clue that will identify...

2009-02-16 06:50:00

NACOGDOCHES, Texas, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Implementing his experience as having been a parole and probation officer, author Calvin Bowden weaves a suspenseful story about a victim who has to confront her rapist again in order to survive in his novel "Showdown on the Frio: The Good and the Evil" (published by iUniverse). Having learned about the different levels and types of criminal behavior while witnessing the shortcomings of state and federal criminal justice systems, Bowden took his...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.