The Death of Cindy Parolin

How a brave mother gave her life for that of her son, fighting a cougar, alone, for over an hour

The Twofold Bay Killers

How one pod of killer whales learned to work alongside human whaling crews to hunt and kill other whales

Osama the Killer Elephant

Responsible for the deaths of at least 27 people, this rogue bull elephant’s violence saw him named after the notorious terrorist leader

Jersey Shore Shark Attacks

A string of attacks that resulted in four fatalities provided the grim inspiration for the novel and film ‘Jaws’

Gustave

One of the largest wild crocodiles ever recorded, the animal known as Gustave has hunted the waters of Lake Tanganyika for over 30 years

The Beast of GĂ©vaudan

Over a three year period, a beast said to be impervious to bullets and able to walk on two legs like a man killed as many as 113 people in 18th century France

The Sloth Bear of Mysore

A hyper-aggressive sloth bear was responsible for over a dozen deaths and many more maulings in 1950s India