Based on the iconic, Emmy-nominated series on A&E, this show explores some of the most difficult-to-solve murders, which stymied investigators and went cold, sometimes for decades. In fact, one-third of all murders in America remain open. But thanks to dogged investigators and breakthroughs in forensic technology, these cases become part of the rare 1% of cold cases that are ever solved. Hosted by Brooke Gittings ("Convicted" and "Actual Innocence") and featuring the voice of original Cold C ...
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Episode 17: Colin Norris AKA The Angel of Death. Colin Norris began killing shortly after graduating as a nurse in Scotland. Eventually tried and convicted of four counts of murder and one of attempted murder, howwever some believe his conviction to be 'unsafe' and are convinced of his innocence. Listen as Joannagh takes you through the case. Case research by Joannagh Shanks Produced by Emma Taylor & Joannagh Shanks Editing by Shaun O'Neill Music by Tribe of Noise Sources: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-30485098 https://www.yorkshirepost.co.uk/news/crime/hes-still-guilty-son-pensioner-killed-leeds-nurse-colin-norris-after-bbc-documentary-1828372 https://www.thejusticegap.com/the-case-of-colin-norris-blinded-by-science/ https://murderpedia.org/male.N/n/norris-colin.htm https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1580549/Colin-Norris-From-student-to-deadly-abuser.html https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1580552/Colin-Norris-Angel-of-Death-nurse-Timeline.html https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1580651/Colin-Norris-Angel-of-Death-nurse-jailed-for-life.html https://www.theguardian.com/society/2008/mar/03/nhs.ukcrime1 https://www.theguardian.com/society/2008/mar/03/nhs.ukcrime