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Teen Killers

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Genre: Factual
Production Year: 2016

Broadcaster: TV3 Television Network Limited
Producer: TV3 Television Network Ltd

This eye-opening documentary examines the modern phenomenon of teenagers who kill. Between 2003 and 2013 sixteen teenagers were convicted of killing. It delves deep into what is going on in society that makes the most vulnerable turn into the most violent. Scrutinizing 4 key cases, we gain an understanding of the motivations, causes and challenges within each case.

Cases include:

1. Murder of 14-year-old boy killed by 15-year-old Darren Goodwin with a hammer stolen from a metalwork class at school

2. Rape and murder of 12 year old girl by her 18 year old boyfriend, Jonathan Byrne

3. Mistaken identity gangland killing by 17 year old Daniel McDonnell

4. Drug and alcohol-fuelled murder of a Polish mechanic by 17 year old David Curran

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Available Episodes

  1. 1 Promo
  2. 2 Full Episode
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