Get a free audiobook

Robert Pickton: The Pig Farmer Killer

Crimes Canada: True Crimes That Shocked The Nation
Written by: Chris Swinney
Narrated by: Don Kline
Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
3 out of 5 stars (5 ratings)

CDN$ 14.95/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime.

Publisher's Summary

Robert Pickton, inherited a pig farm worth a million dollars and used his wealth to lure skid row hookers to his farm, where he confessed to murdering 49 female victims; dismembering and feeding their body parts to his pigs, which he supplied to Vancouver area restaurants.

This is the first book in a 24-volume series collection, edited by crime historian Dr. Peter Vronsky and true crime author and publisher RJ Parker. Each month, they will publish a book of Canada's most notorious criminals, written by various authors, and published under VP Publications, an imprint of RJ Parker Publishing, Inc.

Chris Swinney worked narcotics and homicide cases for the past six years in the state of California. He also has written a crimes fiction trilogy called, The Bill Dix Detective Series.

©2015 RJ Parker Publishing and VP Publications (P)2015 RJ Parker Publishing and VP Publications

What members say

Average Customer Ratings

Overall

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    0
  • 4 Stars
    2
  • 3 Stars
    2
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    1

Performance

  • 2.5 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    0
  • 4 Stars
    1
  • 3 Stars
    2
  • 2 Stars
    1
  • 1 Stars
    1

Story

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars
    1
  • 4 Stars
    1
  • 3 Stars
    2
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    1
No reviews are available
Sort by:
  • Overall
    1 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    2 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    2 out of 5 stars
  • Carl E. Raeside
  • 2018-10-12

Not impressed

Royal Canadian Patrol? Its RCMP Royal Canadian Mounted Police this is terrible mistake to make...

  • Overall
    1 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    1 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    1 out of 5 stars
  • R. Craig
  • 2017-03-02

Don't bother.

Really poorly written, repetitious and several times at odds with details reported on documentaries. Narrator may be doing his best with such lacklustre material, but he doesn't improve matters.

  • Overall
    1 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    1 out of 5 stars
  • Michael
  • 2015-12-18

Worst

So far the worst I have heard yet. I read on the farm and looked forward to this . Very disappointed.. Waste of my credit

  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Tracy
  • 2015-10-12

love the book....very scary knowing it's true

very scary....this world we live in is hell there is some sick twisted people...great read

  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars
  • Brad Gillespie
  • 2015-05-06

to short not enough detail just got into book and

no the ooks was to short i fojnd myself just getting into the book and it was over to short