Aileen Wuornos Aileen Wuornos, originally Aileen Pittman was born February 29th 1956, in Michigan, growing up in the nearby Troy area to the south. The young Wuornos experienced horrifying tumult during her childhood: Her father killed himself while serving prison time for child molestation, while her mother abandoned Wuornos and her older brother Keith, leaving them … Continue reading HALLOWEEN WEEK #5


The Backpack Killer - Ivan Milat   Ivan Milat was born 27th December, 1944 in Guildford, Australia,. Ivan was one of 14 children in an extended Yugoslavian immigrant family. Family life was rural and insular, and the Milats kept to themselves, making reliable information about Milat's upbringing difficult to obtain. Interviews with his brother, Boris, … Continue reading HALLOWEEN WEEK #4

Richard Ramirez

classification: serial killer characteristics: murder, rape, necrophilia number of victims: 14 time frame of crimes: J:une 1984 until August 1985 date of arrest: August 31, 1985 status: died on deathrow    Who is Richard Ramirez? Richard Ramirez was an american serial killer, he did admit to killing 14 people and raped / tortured more than that. … Continue reading Richard Ramirez

Jeffrey Dahmer

classification: serial killer characteristics: murder, rape, necrophilia, dismemberment and cannibalism number of victims: 17 time frame of murders: June 18, 1978–July 19, 1991 date of arrest: July 22, 1991 victims: mostly African-American men method of murder: laced alcohol with drugs and then strangled them. status: Killed by a fellow prison inmate in 1994. Who was Jeffrey Dahmer? Dahmer was born … Continue reading Jeffrey Dahmer

Ted Bundy

classification: serial killer characteristics: murder, rape, necrophilia number of victims: admitted to 36 time frame of murders: 1973-1978 date of arrest: February 15th 1978 victims: young darker hair girls method of murder: beating with crowbar/strangulation status: executed by electric chair in floria, January 24th 1989 Who is Ted Bundy? Ted Bundy was born in Burlington.  Eleanor … Continue reading Ted Bundy