Why wasn’t there any attempt to solve the crime involving Bod’s family?

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In The Graveyard Book, the main character, Bod, starts out as a baby whose parents were murdered. The baby wanders into a graveyard, where two ghosts, Mr. and Mrs. Owens, decide to adopt him.

It turns out that Bod’s physical parents were murdered by an organization called the Jacks of All Trades. They gain magical power from killing. However, the reason why they killed Bod’s parents was due to an ancient prophecy. According to a white-haired man who was a Jack, the prophesy...

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