Extraordinary first person stories from around the world
Blood, gold and secrets at the Olympic pool.
When William McLellan was locked up in Spain, he went on a journey of introspection
During her time in a political cult as a teen, Sonja Larsen was given a shocking task
Elizabeth Coppin survived prison-like conditions in institutions run by Catholic nuns
Colombian locksmith Humberto Restrepo writes love letters for other people
Rob and Jason Holmes were first recruited as undercover agents when they were children
Thu 8 Nov 2018
Why artist Jessamyn Lovell decided to become a private investigator.
Wed 7 Nov 2018
These days Martin Murray is a successful boxer, but he used to be a fugitive
Tue 6 Nov 2018
Nchimunya Mweeta was a star footballer at his club, but he was involved in corruption
Mon 5 Nov 2018
Antonio Barroso and Juan Luis Moreno discovered they'd been bought by their families
Sun 4 Nov 2018
Bonga Kuenda, the man who sang – and sprinted – for Angolan independence
Thu 1 Nov 2018
French-Cambodian filmmaker Neary Adeline Hay on uncovering her dad's past
Wed 31 Oct 2018
Elena Nikitina was kidnapped off the street after a night out
Tue 30 Oct 2018
Jason Russell on the public breakdown that followed his viral Kony 2012 campaign
Mon 29 Oct 2018
Being attacked by a deer was just the beginning of the nightmare for Dr Kate Stone
After Piera Aiello’s Sicilian Mafia husband was murdered, she decided to turn informer
Thu 25 Oct 2018
Meet the private investigator who helped expose the man who posed as a missing boy.
Wed 24 Oct 2018
The race against time to escape an elevator that's filling with water
Tue 23 Oct 2018
How a talented art forger imitated some of the greatest artists of all time
Mon 22 Oct 2018
Amanda Playle's stalker turned out to be the person she least suspected
Sat 20 Oct 2018
An eccentric grandfather and an old suitcase of songs and secret loves.
Thu 18 Oct 2018
Dr Richard Shepherd has worked on some of Britain's most high profile crime scenes.
Wed 17 Oct 2018
Razak Iyal and Seidu Mohammed got frostbite as they crossed into Canada undetected
Tue 16 Oct 2018
Diane Reeve's boyfriend infected her and other women with HIV in the US
Mon 15 Oct 2018
Valeriu Nicolae is a European diplomat from a Roma background
Sat 13 Oct 2018
What is it like to be the daughter of a man who called himself The Greatest?
Fri 12 Oct 2018
The Australian Mum who was trapped under a boat in a crocodile infested river
Thu 11 Oct 2018
After Sohaila Abdulali was raped in Mumbai, she was determined not to let it define her.
Wed 10 Oct 2018
Tuy Gentry Buckner’s epic search to find his birth family in Vietnam
Tue 9 Oct 2018
Anthropologist Katherine Verdery found out Romania's secret police thought she was spy
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