Cocky: The Rise & Fall of Curtis Warren, Britain's Biggest by Peter Walsh, Tony Barnes, Richard Elias

By Peter Walsh, Tony Barnes, Richard Elias

Curtis Warren is an underworld legend, the Liverpool scally who took the equipment of the street-corner drug pusher and increased them to an artwork shape. He cast direct hyperlinks with the cocaine cartels of Colombia, the heroin godfathers of Turkey, the hashish growers of Morocco and the ecstasy labs of Holland and japanese Europe. His medications went world wide, from the golf equipment of Manchester and Glasgow to the seashores of Sydney, Australia.
His underlings referred to as him the "Cocky Watchman". His pursuers known as him "Target One".
This best-selling autobiography uncovers his meteroric upward push to turn into "the richest and so much winning British felony who has ever been caught".
COCKY is a stunning perception into sleek organised crime and a brilliant account of the workings of the foreign medications alternate.

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He first killed a family and then went on to kill young women. This change in victim selection seems at odds with general characteristics of serial killers. The BTK Strangler resurfaced in 2004 and disclosed evidence that he had continued killing into the 1980s and beyond. Like the Zodiac Killer, the BTK enjoyed taunting police. The fact that Robert Beattie, a lawyer, was writing a book on the BTK Strangler when the killer suddenly resurfaced further supported the notion of this killer’s need for recognition.

This evaluation, declaring him “an imminent danger to self or others,” was sent to court. Cho was taken to a psychiatric hospital and evaluated by a psychologist. ” The court ordered that Cho receive follow-up outpatient treatment, but reports indicate he did not seek out services. In February, Cho began purchasing weapons and ammunition and began videotaping his manifesto. In a few weeks Cho carried out the largest school massacre in the history of the United States. SOURCE: NYTimes, MSNBC, CNN, ABC News, Roanoke Times.

Psychotic Killer—a person suffering from acute or chronic psychosis who is considered to be legally insane. 7. Disgruntled Employee—a person who seeks revenge for real or imagined wrongs at the hands of coworkers or employers. During the 1990s, several incidents of postal workers killing coworkers and supervisors spawned the phrase going postal. 8. Disciple-Type Killer—a person who commits murder at the behest of a charismatic leader such as Charles Manson. 9. Ideological Mass Murderer—a person, especially a cult leader, who is able to persuade others to kill themselves or each other, as in the cases of Jim Jones ( Jonestown Massacre), Herff Applewhite (Heaven’s Gate), and David Koresh (Waco Massacre).

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