Kemper’s mother had sent him to live with his grandparents because she was tired of his eccentric behavior. Edmund Kemper, seventeen at the time, decided to shoot his grand mother “just to see how it felt” and eventually shot his grandfather when he returned home. He was sent to a mental asylum later for his actions but proved to his psychologist, through assistant work and studies, that he was deemed normal enough for release including expunging his juvenile records. However, he was still fascinated with killer which began his murder campaign around the age of 24. Edmund worked for the department of transportation in Santa Cruz and began to pick up hitchhikers, bring them to deserted areas, and brutally rape and kill them.
Mike Cissell Criminology Steve Bredeson Final Part 1 Richard Trenton Chase 03-16-2015 Richard Trenton Chase (May 23, 1950 – December 26, 1980) was an American serial killer who killed six people in the span of a month in California. He earned the nickname The Vampire of Sacramento because he drank the blood of his victims and ate their internal organs. He did this as part of a delusion that he needed to prevent Nazis from turning his blood into powder via poison they had planted beneath his soap dish. Born in 1950, he was raised in a strict household and was beaten often by his father. In his teens he became an alcoholic and also developed a penchant for killing and mutilating animals and fire starting, all common traits amongst serial
Dahmer had a bad alcohol problem he got kicked out of his house and discharged from the army for his problem. His first murder was In 1978 when he was 18 He killed a young hitchhiker named Stephen Hicks. He invited him to his house where he killed him with a barbell then smashed his bones with a hammer because he didn't want him to leave. He didn’t kill again for another nine years. Dahmer was a weird serial killer like the rest of them.
Then in 2007, is what the police believe, Sowell started killing the women he brought back to his home on Imperial Avenue. During Anthony’s childhood he was raised by his single mother. Anthony’s mother had three children, Anthony a daughter and another son. Anthony’s mother also took in her seven grandchildren. Sowell’s childhood consisted of watching his mother beat on his nieces and nephews while he and his brother watched, from a different room.
11/03/2014 Gary Ridgway Gary Ridgway was best known as the “Green River” serial killer due to where he left his victims. For two decades Ridgway went on a shocking killing spree targeting more than forty-eight prostitutes and teenage runaways. Overtime, killing became part of his well-being. It takes a certain kind of mind to digest the taking of another human life with no remorse. For an individual to lose self-control in such deviant and heinous activity, left fear upon many.
However, this was not enough for the newly acclaimed serial killer. He sought out Kathryn Bright on April 14, 1974. This time he stabbed his victim while she was tied up and then strangled her. At first she was not thought of as a BTK victim, until a letter was sent to the Wichita Eagle-Beacon in October of 1974. This is when Dennis Rader took credit for his crimes and taunted authorities with his games and signed the letter BTK (Bind, torture and kill).
On August 1994, a man entered Jane Marie Fray’s mobile home in South Michigan and stabbed her twenty-two times all over her body. Looking at the body, it had been killed in a very cruel and dreadful way. At the time of the murder, the killer also wrapped an electrical cord around her neck to suffocate her. When authorities found the body, they also noticed that the victim was bitten on her left ear at the time of the attack. Ricky Amolsch, the murder victim’s thirty-eight-year-old boyfriend, automatically became an immediate suspect of her murder.
While looking in the house an officer looked in a brown paper bag that he found in a cabinet. Inside was another one of the masks this one he recognized as the missing woman, Mary Hogan. She had been missing for over three years and had finally been found. Edward confessed to killing Bernice Worden and Mary Hogan he simply said that the rest of the body parts came from robbing graves but no one believed that such a small man could have dug up a body, opened the casket and covered it all up in one night. So the police decided to have one of the bodies exhumed.
Jeffrey Dahmer was one of the notorious serial killers/cannibal. He killed and confessed to0 killing 17 people. Jeffrey Dahmer was mentally insane in his murders here are the different methods that he has done like rape, strangling, mutilation, and many more.