Italy unlocks secrets of its own Sherlock Holmes

Jan 20, 2017

Italy unlocks secrets of its own Sherlock Holmes

With his Sherlock Holmes-style penchant for using multiple disguises to help crack his cases, Giuseppe Dosi was no ordinary policeman. And nearly 36 years after his death, Italians are still discovering the secrets of the “artist detective.” Dosi, who was born in 1891, abandoned ...

Figuring out Japan's unsolved mysteries

| Jan 7, 2017

Figuring out Japan's unsolved mysteries

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As a visit to any large public library or online search will reveal, Japan boasts a superb body of crime literature, both fiction and nonfiction. Among these, English readers may be most familiar with a half-dozen works by Seicho Matsumoto (1909-92). Many of his ...

Dec 30, 2016

Burglar writes his name in blood on wall in Montana

A 31-year-old man is charged with breaking into two Billings homes earlier this year, including one where his last name was written on the wall in his own blood. Timothy Robert Sloe appeared in Yellowstone County Justice Court on Wednesday, said the Billings Gazette. ...