Top Ten crime Articles

Here are the top ten articles for the Crime Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!

1. Strange Laws of New Jersey
Did you know that it is illegal for a man to knit during the fishing season in New Jersey? Well, you do now.

2. George Marquardt
George Marquardt was the first man arrested in the United States for illegally making the drug, Fentanyl.

3. Fingerprint Identification
The use of fingerprint identification has some weird beginnings here in the United States. Read my article to find out why.

4. Travel Scams
Please read this article before traveling abroad for your vacation. It has information about potential scams you can encounter in your travels and some of them are country specific.

5. Halden Prison
Halden prison in Norway is known as the most humane prison in the world. Read my article to find out why.

6. The Mistress of Murder Farm
Belle Gunness is reported to have killed over forty men and children in her lifetime, making her on of America's most prolific serial killers that you have probably never heard of.

7. Mafia Family Structure
The mafia family structure was first introduced to the public by mob turncoat, Joe Valachi.

8. Eliot Ness
Eliot Ness and his Untouchables squad of treasury agents were responsible for destroying Al Capone's illegal liquor distribution and had a hand in bringing him to justice for income tax evasion.

9. Bang Kwang Central Prison
Bang Kwang Central prison is one of the harshest prisons in the world. Located in Bangkok, Thailand it lives up to its nickname Big Tiger because it "prowls and eats".

10. Dumb Criminals - Dumb Cops Edition
Read about how some policemen are not above the law and how some cops are just as dumb as some of the criminals they deal with.

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