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#Serial Killer

# serial-killer - Thursday 27 May, 2021

No human remains found in search for suspected Fred West murder victim
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

No human remains found in search for suspected Fred West murder victim

May 27th 2021, 12:23 PM 7,768 Views 2 Comments

Police received information that Mary Bastholm, 15, could have been buried in the cellar of the cafe.

# serial-killer - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Police searching cafe in England for body of suspected teen victim of serial killer Fred West
# Mary Bastholm
# Mary Bastholm

Police searching cafe in England for body of suspected teen victim of serial killer Fred West

May 12th 2021, 7:35 PM 23,251 Views 7 Comments

Mary Bastholm disappeared in 1968 and she has long been suspected to be a victim of West.

# serial-killer - Tuesday 11 May, 2021

Police search cafe for body linked to missing teen feared killed by Fred West
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

Police search cafe for body linked to missing teen feared killed by Fred West

May 11th 2021, 2:08 PM 19,488 Views 0 Comments

Serial killer Fred West, who died in prison in 1995 aged 53, was previously suspected over the disappearance of Mary Bastholm.

# serial-killer - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Australia's most notorious serial killer Ivan Milat dies
# Sydney
# Sydney

Australia's most notorious serial killer Ivan Milat dies

Oct 27th 2019, 1:15 PM 47,657 Views 26 Comments

Milat was serving life sentences for seven murders and was a major suspect in the killings of three other women.

# serial-killer - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

Man who confessed to murder of 93 women is 'most prolific serial killer' in US history
# FBI
# FBI

Man who confessed to murder of 93 women is 'most prolific serial killer' in US history

Oct 8th 2019, 7:37 AM 54,367 Views 34 Comments

The 79-year-old is serving multiple life sentences in California.

# serial-killer - Monday 24 June, 2019

Cyprus court hands 7 life terms to 'first serial killer'
# Jailed
# Jailed

Cyprus court hands 7 life terms to 'first serial killer'

Jun 24th 2019, 6:10 PM 15,693 Views 11 Comments

He said he was “tortured by memories” and could not explain why he had carried out the killings.

# serial-killer - Monday 29 April, 2019

Cyprus serial killer case: Suitcase containing woman's remains pulled from toxic lake
# Investigation
# Investigation

Cyprus serial killer case: Suitcase containing woman's remains pulled from toxic lake

Apr 29th 2019, 9:38 AM 40,600 Views 0 Comments

The suspect confessed last Thursday to killing a total of five women and two of their daughters.

# serial-killer - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

FBI releases drawings by serial killer in bid to identify victims
# USA
# USA

FBI releases drawings by serial killer in bid to identify victims

Feb 13th 2019, 9:42 PM 39,562 Views 18 Comments

Samuel Little has confessed to 90 murders committed over the space of 35 years.

# serial-killer - Friday 8 February, 2019

Canadian man jailed for life for murder and sexual mutilation of 8 men
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadian man jailed for life for murder and sexual mutilation of 8 men

Feb 8th 2019, 8:01 PM 20,288 Views 8 Comments

Bruce McArthur will be in his 90s before he is eligible for parole from eight concurrent 25-year sentences.

# serial-killer - Tuesday 29 January, 2019

Canadian landscaper pleads guilty to murders of eight men linked to Toronto's gay community
# Bruce Mcarthur
# Bruce Mcarthur

Canadian landscaper pleads guilty to murders of eight men linked to Toronto's gay community

Jan 29th 2019, 9:57 PM 27,705 Views 0 Comments

Bruce McArthur was expected to go to trial next year, and was considered a surprise by prosecutors.

# serial-killer - Monday 10 December, 2018

Former Russian policeman found guilty of carrying out 56 murders, bringing total spree to 78 killings
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

Former Russian policeman found guilty of carrying out 56 murders, bringing total spree to 78 killings

Dec 10th 2018, 3:56 PM 21,748 Views 24 Comments

The conviction makes Mikhail Popkov Russia’s worst-known serial killer of recent times.

# serial-killer - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Convicted murderer admits killing 90 people, may be 'most prolific serial killer in US history'
# SAMUEL LITTLE
# SAMUEL LITTLE

Convicted murderer admits killing 90 people, may be 'most prolific serial killer in US history'

Nov 29th 2018, 9:26 PM 51,334 Views 44 Comments

Samuel Little preyed mainly on drug addicts and prostitutes during a decades-long murder spree.

# serial-killer - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Police in Texas say they've caught a serial killer who killed three people in seven days
# Houston
# Houston

Police in Texas say they've caught a serial killer who killed three people in seven days

Jul 18th 2018, 7:11 AM 21,309 Views 0 Comments

Jose Gilberto Rodriguez was arrested after a car chase.

# serial-killer - Sunday 13 May, 2018

Son of Sam: The Irish-American cop who led the hunt for the New York serial killer
# Timothy J. Dowd
# Timothy J. Dowd

Son of Sam: The Irish-American cop who led the hunt for the New York serial killer

May 13th 2018, 6:30 PM 20,412 Views 22 Comments

The ‘Son of Sam’ murdered his first victim in the summer of 1976. The manhunt that followed gripped the world.

# serial-killer - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Grangegorman murders: Serial killer's appeal against his conviction is rejected
# Mark Nash
# Mark Nash

Grangegorman murders: Serial killer's appeal against his conviction is rejected

May 8th 2018, 5:15 PM 30,583 Views 8 Comments

Nash was found guilty in 2015 of murdering the two women, whose mutilated bodies were found in sheltered accommodation in Grangegorman 21 years ago.

# serial-killer - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Former US Marine admits to killing seven women
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

Former US Marine admits to killing seven women

May 5th 2018, 7:37 AM 24,440 Views 0 Comments

Victims’ relatives watched quietly during the hearing as Vann uttered the word “guilty” seven times.

# serial-killer - Wednesday 11 April, 2018

Canadian accused serial killer faces seventh murder charge after human remains in planter identified
# Toronto
# Toronto

Canadian accused serial killer faces seventh murder charge after human remains in planter identified

Apr 11th 2018, 6:52 PM 16,187 Views 0 Comments

To date, police have found some 20 planters with dismembered body parts of several men.

# serial-killer - Monday 5 March, 2018

More human remains found hidden in large planters in Canada serial killer case
# Toronto
# Toronto

More human remains found hidden in large planters in Canada serial killer case

Mar 5th 2018, 10:12 PM 33,794 Views 0 Comments

Bruce McArthur, 66, is charged with murdering gay men.

# serial-killer - Wednesday 31 January, 2018

Toronto serial killer suspect is landscape gardener who may have 'buried bodies across the city'
# Bruce Mcarthur
# Bruce Mcarthur

Toronto serial killer suspect is landscape gardener who may have 'buried bodies across the city'

Jan 31st 2018, 10:51 PM 25,332 Views 0 Comments

Bruce McArthur, 66, is charged with five murders but police fear there may be more.

# serial-killer - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Toronto police search gardens for more victims after landscaper charged with deaths of two men
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

Toronto police search gardens for more victims after landscaper charged with deaths of two men

Jan 30th 2018, 9:21 AM 16,115 Views 0 Comments

Bruce McArthur, aged 66, was arrested earlier this month.

# serial-killer - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

State scientists were 'trying to do down' serial killer Nash, appeals court told
# Court Of Appeal
# Court Of Appeal

State scientists were 'trying to do down' serial killer Nash, appeals court told

Nov 7th 2017, 8:27 PM 14,145 Views 0 Comments

Nash was found guilty in 2015 of murdering the two women.

# serial-killer - Monday 6 November, 2017

Serial killer Mark Nash launches appeal against double murder conviction
# Grangegorman Murders
# Grangegorman Murders

Serial killer Mark Nash launches appeal against double murder conviction

Nov 6th 2017, 1:57 PM 15,500 Views 0 Comments

The Court of Appeal heard today that Nash case is “in some senses extraordinary”.

# serial-killer - Friday 3 November, 2017

Ashes of Moors murderer Ian Brady dumped at sea after secret cremation
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

Ashes of Moors murderer Ian Brady dumped at sea after secret cremation

Nov 3rd 2017, 9:38 AM 18,358 Views 39 Comments

There was no music or ceremony during his cremation.

# serial-killer - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Texas serial killer gets stay from execution after last-minute revelations
# Other Victims
# Other Victims

Texas serial killer gets stay from execution after last-minute revelations

Oct 19th 2017, 12:16 PM 48,390 Views 39 Comments

Authorities believe Anthony Shore would have left a note to try to exonerate another death row inmate of murder.

# serial-killer - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Police have identified another victim of American serial killer John Wayne Gacy
# DNA Evidence
# DNA Evidence

Police have identified another victim of American serial killer John Wayne Gacy

Jul 19th 2017, 7:47 PM 22,829 Views 16 Comments

Gacy was an amateur clown who is remembered as one of history’s most bizarre killers.

# serial-killer - Friday 23 December, 2016

Man charged over killing of Irish woman in Australian serial killer case
# Australia
# Australia

Man charged over killing of Irish woman in Australian serial killer case

Dec 23rd 2016, 11:20 AM 30,882 Views 0 Comments

He is charged with the murders of two women – a third woman was also killed but the investigation is still open.

# serial-killer - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

Three potential shooters being investigated over murder of 'serial killer' Mark Desmond
# Lucan
# Lucan

Three potential shooters being investigated over murder of 'serial killer' Mark Desmond

Dec 6th 2016, 6:04 AM 24,349 Views 11 Comments

The career criminal was executed on Friday.

# serial-killer - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

US serial killer "The Grim Sleeper" faces death penalty
# California
# California

US serial killer "The Grim Sleeper" faces death penalty

Aug 10th 2016, 9:09 PM 38,914 Views 34 Comments

“He is a psychopathic, sadistic serial killer who takes joy in inflicting pain on women and killing them.”

# serial-killer - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

Canada has begun an investigation into missing and dead native women
# Aboriginal Women
# Aboriginal Women

Canada has begun an investigation into missing and dead native women

Aug 3rd 2016, 10:06 PM 19,147 Views 10 Comments

Concern over violence against aboriginal women became an issue after dozens of prostitutes went missing in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside and were later determined to have been victims of a serial killer.

# serial-killer - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

Book by infamous Canadian serial killer removed from Amazon
# Robert Pickton
# Robert Pickton

Book by infamous Canadian serial killer removed from Amazon

Feb 23rd 2016, 4:13 PM 13,139 Views 22 Comments

Robert Pickton was convicted of murdering six women in 2007.

# serial-killer - Friday 7 August, 2015

Woman (68) suspected of murdering friend, lodger, and 10 others
# Russia
# Russia

Woman (68) suspected of murdering friend, lodger, and 10 others

Aug 7th 2015, 8:34 AM 19,149 Views 15 Comments

Tamara Samsonova was arrested on suspicion of poisoning a friend – and her diary details 10 other killings.

# serial-killer - Sunday 7 June, 2015

It's not easy to sell a flat once owned by a well-known serial killer
# Dennis Nilsen
# Dennis Nilsen

It's not easy to sell a flat once owned by a well-known serial killer

Jun 7th 2015, 5:30 PM 36,518 Views 42 Comments

It’s very spacious, at least.

# serial-killer - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Serial killer 'no longer a threat' after remains of seven women found behind US shopping centre
# Murder
# Murder

Serial killer 'no longer a threat' after remains of seven women found behind US shopping centre

May 12th 2015, 12:22 PM 35,104 Views 11 Comments

The suspect’s name has not been released by police, but they say there is no threat to the public.

# serial-killer - Monday 8 September, 2014

Jack the Ripper has been identified through DNA - claims new book
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

Jack the Ripper has been identified through DNA - claims new book

Sep 8th 2014, 9:33 AM 21,647 Views 39 Comments

Professor Alec Jeffreys, who invented the DNA fingerprinting technique 30 years ago this week, called for further verification.

# serial-killer - Saturday 2 August, 2014

'Southside Slayer' who killed 14 women tells judge "I'll be back" as he's sentenced to death
# Serial Killer
# Serial Killer

'Southside Slayer' who killed 14 women tells judge "I'll be back" as he's sentenced to death

Aug 2nd 2014, 3:34 PM 42,367 Views 52 Comments

Chester D. Turner is Los Angeles’ most prolific killer.

# serial-killer - Wednesday 20 November, 2013

Man who shot porn mogul Larry Flynt given last-minute stay of execution
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Man who shot porn mogul Larry Flynt given last-minute stay of execution

Nov 20th 2013, 8:47 AM 20,969 Views 31 Comments

A judge in the US has questioned the use of the drug that was to be used to put the white supremacist serial killer to death.

# serial-killer - Monday 18 February, 2013

Belgian court rejects child rapist Dutroux's request for early release
# Child Killer
# Child Killer

Belgian court rejects child rapist Dutroux's request for early release

Feb 18th 2013, 4:58 PM 15,923 Views 35 Comments

Belgium’s “most hated man” had applied to be released under house arrest with an electronic tag to watch his movements.

# serial-killer - Sunday 28 October, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Oct 28th 2012, 10:30 AM 8,764 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# serial-killer - Saturday 1 September, 2012

Belgium vows to toughen parole after Dutroux ex-wife outcry
# Belgium
# Belgium

Belgium vows to toughen parole after Dutroux ex-wife outcry

Sep 1st 2012, 3:05 PM 4,641 Views 6 Comments

Belgium’s Prime Minister has vowed to toughen parole rules following the release of the accomplice and ex-wife of paedophile serial killer Marc Dutroux.

# serial-killer - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Belgium's 'most-hated woman' Michelle Martin released from prison
# Belgium
# Belgium

Belgium's 'most-hated woman' Michelle Martin released from prison

Aug 28th 2012, 9:09 PM 21,840 Views 53 Comments

Accomplice of paedophile serial killer Marc Dutroux was released on condition she keeps her distance from the relatives of the victims.

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