An unprovoked attack: The unsolved murder of Ricky Smith

Father-of-two Ricky Smith was stabbed to death in front of his partner in an unprovoked attack in Highbury, north London, on Friday October 3, 1997. The couple were walking home from a kebab house when they were approached by the killer in Highbury Park near Hamilton Park just before midnight. Ricky, a 25 year-old floor fitter, …

Celebrity Murder: The death of Jill Dando

There were no witnesses to the killing. Nobody heard a shot. Jill Dando, one of the most recognised faces on British TV, scarcely had time to utter a startled cry. She was found slumped on the doorstep at 29 Gowan Avenue in Fulham, southwest London, just before 11.47am on Monday… You must be a paid …

Unsolved Murders in London: 2020

These 7 cases of homicide in London remain unsolved. Can you help bring the killers to justice? Marc Allen, 51, died trying to stop a thief stealing his car from the driveway of his home in Erith. He was found suffering from head injuries on Peareswood Road at 3am on 29 December 2019 and remained …

Without a Trace: The Unsolved Murder of Robert Duff

On the day he disappeared, 12 January 2013, Robert Duff was due to attend a family celebration for his daughter’s 18th birthday. It was not an event he was likely to miss. The 37-year-old father-of-two was close to his parents and his two daughters and was in contact with them at least once a day. …

Shot dead on the dancefloor: The unsolved murder of Daniel Ross

In the early morning of 24 September 2006, Daniel Ross was one of nearly 1,000 people enjoying a night out at the Scala nightclub in King’s Cross. He was walking across the dancefloor to tell his friends he was leaving when a gun was fired by an as-yet-unidentified gunman. The bullet hit Daniel in the …