William Heirens Was 17 When He Was Convicted For Beheading A 6-Year-Old Girl — But Did He Do It?
William Heirens was without a doubt a skilled burglar, but was he really responsible for the three murders for which he was sentenced to life?
Coffee Heiress Abigail Folger Was Slaughtered By The Manson Family, Then Overshadowed By Sharon Tate
Abigail Folger was one of the five victims of the Manson family's "Tate Murders."
11 Famous Murders That Remain Bone-Chilling To This Day, From The Black Dahlia To JonBenét
From the Black Dahlia to Lizzie Borden to the Manson Family, the stories behind these famous murders remain haunting to this day.
How The Hillside Stranglers Kenneth Bianchi And Angelo Buono Terrorized L.A. In The Late ’70s
For four months the hills of L.A. were littered with the bodies of women and girls aged 12 to 28. It was the work of two insatiable killers, though they were recognized as a single monster one and the same: the Hillside Strangler.
The True Story Of Danny Rolling, The Gainesville Ripper Who Inspired ‘Scream’
Over the course of three days, serial killer Danny Rolling terrorized the college students of Gainesville, Florida in a murderous rampage that left one young woman, Christa Hoyt, decapitated.
50 Years Before Ted Bundy, Earle Nelson Was The Most Prolific Serial Killer In American History
Why "Gorilla Man" Earle Nelson was America's worst murderer long before the term "serial killer" was even invented.
The Story Of Mary Jane Kelly, Jack The Ripper’s Most Gruesome Murder Victim
Mary Jane Kelly was an enigmatic figure with a mostly unverified story. What was clear, though, was the horrifying nature of her murder.
The Monstrous Crimes Of The Dorothea Puente — The “Death House Landlady”
After being caught while on the run for several murders, Dorothea Puente told reporters, "I used to be a very good person, at one time."
Meet John Jairo Velasquez — Pablo Escobar’s Top Hitman Who Killed Over 250 People
From politicians to police to his own lover, as Pablo Escobar's top hitman, no one was safe from John Jairo Velasquez.
Why Giovanni Brusca Is History’s Most Terrifying Mafia Killer
Giovanni Brusca, known as "The Pig" due to his unquenchable thirst for blood, killed between 100 and 200 people in ways that make other gangsters seem tame.
Meet Pedro Rodrigues Filho, The Real-Life “Dexter” — Serial Killer Of Other Criminals
Pedro Rodrigues Filho isn't exactly Dexter, but he is a serial killer who killed other criminals. Which would make him one of the "nicer" serial killers.