History’s Worst Crimes

The Notorious Nationalmuseum Robbery

The Notorious Nationalmuseum Robbery

On December 22, 2000, a group of armed men orchestrated an elaborate and violent heist in the Nationalmuseum in Stockholm, Sweden. The thieves utilized a shocking combination of misdirection and the threat of direct violence to make off with three priceless masterpiece paintings. Authorities recovered the paintings in 2005, but …

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The Chilling Crimes of Brady Oestrike

The Chilling Crimes of Brady Oestrike

Content warning: the following article contains mention of crimes that some readers might find shocking. On July 17, 2014, police chased a wanted man named Brady Oestrike through the streets of Wyoming, Michigan, in a heated car chase. At the end of the line, Oestrike crashed his vehicle off the …

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Did Someone Try to Kill Jessica Boynton?

Did Someone Try to Kill Jessica Boynton?

In 2016, something terrible happened to Jessica Boynton, a 19-year-old mother of two. Her husband, Matthew Boynton, was at a nearby restaurant when he got a text from Jessica that read like a suicide note. Matthew, a police officer in a small town called Griffin, in Georgia, rushed home. There, …

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