Category Archives: True Crime

Berlin Assassin, Could This Be the German Skripal Case? – Part IV

Dear Readers: Where we left off in our story:  Krutikov was laying out his “version” of the Khangoshvili killing.  According to which:  That “random” drive-by shooting on the mean streets of Berlin was linked directly to events that happened in … Continue reading

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Berlin Assassin, Could This Be the German Skripal Case? – Part III

Dear Readers: Before continuing with Krutikov’s Theory of the Crime, I saw this other piece yesterday, reporter is Dmitry Zubarev, who actually names the alleged perp:  a certain Vadim Sergeevich, hailing from Siberia!  Or at least, that is what his … Continue reading

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Berlin Assassin, Could This Be the German Skripal Case? – Part II

Dear Readers: Today we continue to work through this piece by Evgeny Krutikov, compiling our Murder Book as we go; and currently focusing on the Victimology biography.  I note that the article has changed a little bit from yesterday, as … Continue reading

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Berlin Assassin, Could This Be the German Skripal Case? – Part I

Dear Readers: Today I have this new piece from Krutikov, regarding a low-tech drive-by shooting (on a bike) in Berlin.  A routine murder is not a routine murder in a major European capital, when a Russian citizen is involved!  Remember … Continue reading

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Gypsy Riots in Suitcase Town – Part II

Dear Readers: Continuing with our breaking news story of the inter-ethnic violence in the small Russian town of Chemodanovka, in the Penza Oblast.  Trying to break down the Who, When, Where, Why, etc. Yesterday we learned that the Russian Gypsy … Continue reading

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Gypsy Riots in Suitcase Town – Part I

Dear Readers: Today I have a breaking news story (well, the incident actually started a few days back, on June 13) from the Russian village of Chemodanovka.  Which sounds funny, because Russian “chemodan” means suitcase!  Ultimately a borrowing from the … Continue reading

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Last Sobibor Survivor Dies

Dear Readers: A sad necrologue.  Two days ago, on June 3 the world lost the last surviving member of the team that escaped from Sobibor.  Semyon Rozenfeld, at the age of 96, died in the city of Rehovot, Israel, not … Continue reading

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