S2 E4. Cause of Death – Strangulation
In this episode the team reveal how to tell the difference between strangulation and hanging during a post mortem, and where best to look for evidence that a suicide is not what it seems.
Sadly, strangulation is the most common form of murder of women in the UK. Traditionally considered to be a crime of passion, it’s also a common form of domestic abuse, which is why attempted strangulation has recently been criminalised.
Lynda's new novel Judas Horse is out on 1st April 2021 in hardback, ebook and audiobook.
Discover more at: www.lyndalaplante.com/listening-to-the-dead/
This podcast was made by Bonnier Books UK
Host & Director: Jon Watt
Producer: Laura Makela
Sound Engineer: Chris Attaway
Theme music: Game Over by Magic in the Other
End music: Sweeney by Mike Relm