Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Irish men caught literally laundering money

Two men were caught actually laundering money in a clothes dryer in Ireland. They money, which was probably stolen, had been buried and was literally dirty and wet.

India: Two Die in Bizarre Laundry Accident

Many Americans associate laundry hanging from windows and balconies with cherished vacations in the more charming places of the Old World. Last week, however, a woman and a man both died in Salarpur Village, India, in a tragic and weird accident that occurred while she was hanging the laundry out on the line.

Three Men Charged With Murder Over Missing Laundry

There’s a new addition to the ever-growing “Lamest Motive for Murder” file. Three men in Antioch, Ca., have been charged with the murder of 32-year-old Jose Hernandez, who they accused of stealing laundry from the laundry room. The kicker is that (surprise, surprise) they were wrong.