John Sweeney

Crime date: Throughout the 1980s and 1990s
Nature of crime: Murder
Where: UK and Netherlands

John Sweeney was a controlling and violent man, who for years moved from one volatile relationship to another.

He murdered and mutilated women in more than one country – dumping their bodies in canals.

And for years he got away with it - with only his lurid artwork providing a true picture of his terrible crimes.

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