# DETECTIVE RIDDLES

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This huge aggregation of police detective puzzles centers around a readers ability to break down clues to essentially find "Whodunit". Have you always had an interest in crime shows, and cool detective series like SVU? Try out these puzzles to see how good of a crime solver you may actually be.

These riddles are outstanding for teens, and adults of all ages. We all have a bit of "Sherlock Holmes" in us, and it's time to let him out!

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## Sherlock Holmes And The Case Of Ganpat

Hint:
Jason Kumar

The number on the calendar was written in a hurry.Sherlock matched the written number with the months of the year.
So the B was an 8, thereby giving us 7-8-9-10-11: July, August, September, October, November.

Use the first letter of each month and it spells J-A-S-O-N.
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Solved: 47%

## Finding The Clues

Hint:
Dabid is the killer

drawing room(D) , art room(a) , bed room (b) , ice-cream room (i) , desk room (d)
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Solved: 83%

## Gay Detectives Riddle

Hint:
They kept blowing all their cases.
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Solved: 24%

## Dead In The Alley Way

Hint:
The tape started at the beginning and the gun shot was at the end. how could the man rewind the tape if he was already dead? Plus, the murderer could've used the the handkerchief to hold the gun and then puts the man's hand on the gun when he was dead so only his fingerprints were left behind.
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Solved: 81%

## Chicken Murder Riddle

Hint:
Fowl play.
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Solved: 31%

## The Detective Trap Riddle

Hint:
Detective Sara Dunts realized she had walked into a trap when she heard the extra set of footsteps. Hearing the footsteps on the stairs made her remember what her partner had said, "Mr. John Gooding had mysteriously vanished from his one story home." She then realized that this was not Mr. Goodings home because at that very moment she realized that she was climbing stairs in a supposedly one story house. Sara immediately called for backup and arrested Mrs. Glen. She then walked down the stairs to find Mr. Gooding near the bottom. The two had planned on kidnapping and killing Sara for putting Mr. Goodings niece and Mrs. Glens son in jail for murder. Both went to jail to serve their time.
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Solved: 78%

## Construction Site Murder Riddle

Hint:
The evidence against him was irrefutable. It was found that the workman, when he died, was hammered.
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Solved: 35%

## Killed Her Own Sister Riddle

Hint:
She was hoping that the guy would appear at the funeral again.
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Solved: 85%

## Crime In The Forest Riddle

Hint: YEW know who.
A tree.
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## Murdered On A Sunday Afternoon

Hint:
The cook did it. You don't cook breakfast in the afternoon.
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## Who Committed The Murder Riddle

Hint:
Cousin Margaret. The statements of Aunty Mary, Uncle Jim and cousin Margaret are true.
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Solved: 54%

## Japanese Ship Thief Riddle

Hint:
The thief is the Sri Lankan seaman. They are on a Japanese ship, so it will bear a Japanese flag. The Japanese flag will look the same upside down.
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Solved: 65%

## The Smuggler Riddle

Hint:
He is smuggling bicycles.
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Solved: 57%

## Puddle Of Water Riddle

Hint:
He had stood on a block of ice until it melted.
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Solved: 73%

## It Was Murder Riddle

Hint:
At each floor, he did the same task of opening the window and flipping the coin. If it was a suicide, then at least the window at any of the floors must have been left open by the person who jumped off. The situation only suggests that someone pushed him off and then closed the window again.
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Solved: 88%

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