Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Former sex slaves: Where are they now?

An update on former sex slaves Natascha Kampusch, Shasta Groene and Elizabeth Fritzl, who all surfaced in the news recently.

Today in Crime History: Josef Fritzl Locks Daughter in Dungeon for 25 Years

On August 28, 1984, the day that 18-year old Elisabeth Fritzl’s father demanded that she help him carry a new door down to the basement, she could little have imagined the years of terror that would ensue from that simple chore.

Robert Ackermann, the Cannibal of Vienna

Once a seemingly normal boy, he was overcome by morbid curiosity after he killed his roomate Josef Schweiger, and is now known as the Cannibal of Vienna.

Customer Tries to Saw off His Own Arms in Hardware Store

In a case of severe self-mutilation a man entered a Home Depot store, walked to the tool aisle, started taking out saws and without a word to anyone nearly cut off both his arms — on purpose. A look at this an two other cases of determined self-severing.

Former Sex Slaves, Where Are They Now?

An update on former sex slaves Natascha Kampusch, Shasta Groene and Elizabeth Fritzl, who all surfaced in the news recently.

Austrian Court Gives Stolen Money Back to Robber

So, it turns out, crime really does pay.

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