Laura Richards

Laura Richards, BSc, MSc, Asc. IA-IP
Criminal Behavior Expert
Former New Scotland Yard

BACKGROUND:
MSc in Forensic and Legal Psychology, BSc in Psychology and Sociology
Trained with New Scotland Yard and the FBI, Behavioral Analysis Units
Changed the law on stalking (2012) and domestic violence (2015) in the UK
Founder and Director of Paladin, the world's first dedicated national advocacy service for stalking victims in the UK

PRODUCTION:

Co-Creator/ Executive Producer and onscreen investigator in The Case of: JonBenét Ramsey which aired on CBS September 18 and 19 in the US / December 22 206 in the UK.

ON AIR TALENT: 

Murdered By My Fiancé: The Case of Helen Bailey, ITN January 2017
Crime Time 2013 and 2014
Killer Profile A&E 2013
Someone's Daughter, Someone's Son ITV 2011
The Profilers TNT 2010
Killer in the Family Crime and Investigation 2009
Street Crime Live Ch 5 2007
Jack the Ripper: The First Serial Killer Revealed Discovery / Crime and Investigation Network 2006
'The most accurate, physical, geographical and psychological portrait of the Ripper put together' (BBC News)
'Laura's conclusions point convincingly to who the Ripper was and debunks myths' (Mail on Sunday)
'Engrossing..striking results' (The Sunday Times)
 

TV APPEARANCES: 

Countdown to Murder
Married, Single, Dead
Inside the Mind of Raoul Moat
War on Knives
Lady Killers