In 1988, Myra Davis, who worked as Janet Leigh’s stand in during the filming of Psycho, was found dead in […]
A few years ago, I was giving an out of town friend the nickel tour of Los Angeles, which always […]
When two octogenarian actors died within a week of each other in March, 1979, it could have been seen as […]
Los Angeles has had its share of gruesome killings: the severing of the Black Dahlia, Manson family mass murders, and […]
On January 15, 1947, the severed corpse of Elizabeth Short were found in an overgrown vacant lot on Norton Ave., […]
For decades, the contents of this home remained exactly as they were left on the early morning of December 6, 1959, […]
Four people were killed here, by “blunt force trauma,” in a still unsolved 1981 murder that porn star John Holmes was a key suspect in.
This filming location for American Horror Story: Murder House has dubbed by some Angelenos as MacMurder Park for its high rate of crime, probably due to the gangs that have long claimed it as their turf.
The Academy Award nominated actor was killed by a single stab to the heart during a mugging in the back alley of his home on February 12, 1976.