Category Archives: Serial Killers

One of America’s First Recorded Serial Killers

H. H. Holmes was a predator who viewed others as a means to his ends. His personality structure resembles that of a true psychopath: a remorseless and narcissistic person who controls others and lies repeatedly, all of this while being … Continue reading

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UK CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION

Police as Filter The police, as the first agency in the criminal justice process, are also of course the first agency to ‘filter out’ cases which although considered important enough by the public to report, are not considered so by … Continue reading

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HERMAN WEBSTER MUDGETT

A.K.A.: “Dr. H. H. Holmes” Classification: Serial killer Characteristics: To collect insurance money – Torture Number of victims: 27 + Date of murders: 1886 – 1894 Date of arrest: November 17, 1894 Date of birth: May 16, 1861 Victims profile: … Continue reading

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GERALD EUGENE STANO

Classification: Serial killer Characteristics: Rape Number of victims: 9 – 41 + Date of murders: 1969 – 1980 Date of arrest: April 1, 1980 Date of birth: September 12, 1951 Victims profile: Women (prostitutes, hitch-hikers, runaways) Method of murder: Stabbing … Continue reading

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SERIAL KILLER PETER DUPAS GETS LIFE

August 27, 2007 – Detectives who worked on the homicide case of Mersina Halvagis have praised today’s sentencing of serial killer Peter Dupas as “a proper sentence”. Dupas was today sentenced to a life sentence with no minimum term for … Continue reading

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TED BUNDY

Theodore (Ted) Bundy was wanted for questioning in as many as 36 murders in Colorado, Oregon, Utah, Florida and Washington. In June 1977, the FBI initiated a fugitive investigation when Ted Bundy escaped from a Colorado courthouse where he was … Continue reading

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SERIAL KILLERS: SEXUAL PREDATORS

Female Victims Andrew Urdiales College student Robbin Brandley was found dead, stabbed 41 times. Though police had many theories about the murderer’s identity, it would take 11 years and the capture of a serial killer to unravel the mystery of … Continue reading

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SERIAL KILLERS: A HOMICIDE DETECTIVE’S TAKE

1. Credentials and Interest It was during my tenure of over 20 years as a homicide Detective and Detective Sergeant with the Miami Police Department that I investigated six serial murder cases. I like to think that the experience I … Continue reading

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SIX WOMEN MURDERED BUT STILL NO CONVICTION – Saturday August 17 2013

– Long before kids collected hundreds of friends through Facebook, Vicki Reid had a handful she thought would remain her mates forever. In the days when Berwick was more country than outer Melbourne, the kids from the local high school … Continue reading

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FRASER IMPLICATES DUPAS – Wednesday July 31 2013

– Former high-profile lawyer Andrew Fraser has again implicated triple murderer Peter Dupas in an unsolved killing. After recently being paid an undisclosed sum from the $1 million reward offered for the then unsolved murder of Mersina Halvagis, it has … Continue reading

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