Killer Clowns – Halloween Special

In this episode, Elizabeth joins two criminologists from Birmingham City University – Dr Adam Lynes, Senior Lecturer in Criminology (@Lynesey89) and Dr Victoria Silverwood, Lecturer in Criminology (@SilverwoodVS) to discuss the phenomenon of “killer clowns”.  

Read Adam’s blog on killer clowns, “The Circus of Horrors”.

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Music for Crime Bites is by Lee Rosevere at Happy Puppy Records (

Image: “Scary clown” By Graeme Maclean (originally posted to Flickr as bad clown) [CC BY 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

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