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. 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.

2. 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.

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

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

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

6. 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.

7. 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.

8. Wisconsin Strange Laws
It is illegal to worry a squirrel in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Read about this and other strange laws still on the books in the Badger State.

9. Weird Crime News
You have read my articles about dumb criminals, stupid crimes and now I have weird crimes. You don't want to miss the story of the man who killed his friend because he thought he was a zombie after binge watching the television show "The Walking Dead" and drinking malt liquor.

10. Edmund Kemper
Edmund Kemper's first of ten murders, were his grandparents. He shot his grandmother in the back of her head and then twice more in her back. Kemper also shot his grandfather so he wouldn't have to see that his wife had been brutally murdered.

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