Catching a Serial Killer

Catching a Serial Killer: My hunt for murderer Christopher Halliwell, subject of the ITV series A Confession

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, True Crime
Paperback Published on: 22/06/2017
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Synopsis

On the evening of Saturday, 19 March 2011, D.S. Stephen Fulcher receives a life-changing call. It thrusts him into a race against time to save missing 22-year-old Sian O'Callaghan, who was last seen at a nightclub in Swindon.

Steve knows from experience that he has a small window of time to find Sian alive, but his hopes are quickly dashed when his investigation leads him to Christopher Halliwell.

Steve's gripping inside story of the cat-and-mouse situation that ensues shows how he hunted down Halliwell - his number-one suspect - which led him to the discovery of Sian's body and another victim, Becky Godden-Edwards, who had been missing since 2002.

Catching a Serial Killer is a thrilling, devastating and absorbing look at a real-life murder case and potentially one of the UK's most prolific serial killers.

'After 28 years in the force, Fulcher believed this was the time to trust his gut.' - The Observer

  • Publisher: Ebury Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781785036279
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Weight: 270g
  • Dimensions: 198 x 126 x 24 mm

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Catching a Serial Killer
True crime that reads like a thriller
This story reads like a thriller as it recounts the investigation into and ultimate incarceration of Chris Halliwell, taxi driver from Swindon, who was fou... READ MORE
Rob
Catching a Serial Killer
Shocking for more than just a serial killer's crimes
I think the fact that I demolished this book within about 5/6 hours is testament to not only how gripping the story is but to how good the writing is. I d... READ MORE
Ecowitch
Catching a Serial Killer
once started could not put it down
opened my eyes to the world a police officer works in today
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