Case of the Electric Torch, The

Case of the Electric Torch, The

Broadcast: 28th September 1952
Added: Feb 24 2012

For the first time, Scotland Yard opens its secret files to bring us the authentic true stories of some of its most famous cases. The title comes from the emergency telephone number in use at the time, and the series was introduced by Chief Superintendent Davidson, curator of the Crime Museum – more commonly known as the “Black Museum” - at Scotland Yard, London, England

Wimbledon, 1937. A pair of detectives from the Yard is called to a fine house, whose owner has been found battered and shot...