But the evidence was overwhelming and the reason he did it made no difference. The judge said it was one of the most horrific cases he’s ever dealt with and sentenced Moises to 25 years to life. 1 The Godfather of Matamoros Biography.com Adolfo Constanzo, also sometimes known as The Godfather of Matamoro was a Cuban-American drug dealer, serial killer, and cult leader who authorities believe may have murdered more than 20 people during the 1980’s. Adolfo was introduced to the dark world of voodoo and witchcraft by his mother.
Everything was falling into place for the West’s, even some extra enjoyment from the 12 murders that they both committed. Fred West was the second oldest of eight children. Fred’s father was accused of having sexual relationships with his children, taught Fred bestiality, and his mother would sexually abuse him at a young age (Fred West Biography, 2015). During police interviews Fred mentioned incent was highly accepted and his father would tell him, “Do what you want, just don’t get caught doing it” (Boduszek & Hyland,
“Mild-Mannered truck painter told detectives that he was good at just a thing : Killing prostitute”(Modern-Day Serial Killer chapter 2 paragraph 2 by Don Rauf) Gary Ridgway was born on February 18, 1949. He is serving 49 consecutive life terms. It all started when Gary was a child. He wets his bed until he was a teenager.
He was eventually caught and received a death sentence. Cvltnation.com 9 The Happy Face Killer Keith Hunter Jesperson is the most twisted type of serial killer out there. Murder wasn’t enough for Jesperson; he also wanted to be infamous for his killings and left bold notes for the police and media about his crimes. These were often signed with a smiley face symbol which led to his alias as The Happy Face Killer.
Ted Bundy was a notorious serial murderer who’s reign of terror lasted from 1974 to 1978. Bundy was convicted of three homicides and was sentenced to death for all three charges. However, at the time of his execution, Bundy confessed to 30 murders however the exact number of victims is still unknown. Bundy’s crimes evolved over time but he was both a sexual sadist and a necrophiliac serial killer. At the beginning of his rampage, Bundy would sneak into the victims house in the middle of the night, violently attack them while they were sleeping with a blunt object and then Bundy would usually sexually assault them.
In the late 20th century, Ted Bundy was born Theodore Robert Cowell, he was an American serial killer, rapist, and most notorious criminal. It was said that his charm and intelligence made him somewhat of a celebrity during his trial. He raped and murdered several young women in Washington, Oregon, Colorado, Utah, and Florida between 1974 and 1978. He was charged for at least thirty-six murders, but others thought he has committed at least one-hundred or more.
His victims were mostly African American men, whom he met at gay places, took them home, promising money and/or sex, and feeding them alcohol and drugs before strangling them to death. He would have sex with the corpses before opening them and throwing them away. Most of the time, he kept their genitals or skulls as souvenirs. In September 1988, an encounter with a 13-year-old Laotian boy resulted in charges of sexual abuse and second-degree sexual assault for Dahmer. He pleaded guilty while stating that the boy had looked much older.
During his college years, he went to study law and psychology in Pennsylvania at Temple University, and later got a degree in psychology. Ted Bundy was one of the most psychotic serial killers of all time because of how he killed his victims, the insane psychological side of him, and how many he killed in total. Ted Bundy killed his victims in the most suspenseful and terrifying way. He would approach the young female
The specific criminal behavior I chose is murder, specifically murder committed by serial killers. A serial killer is defined as someone who has murdered three or more people over a period of more than a month, with a cooling off period between murders. In regards to the criminology behind serial killers, the motive is usually based on psychological gratification, but can also include anger thrill, money and attention seeking. However, it’s usually their pasts that make serial killers who they are.
According to the corners report there were many different lacerations and including the dilation of her anal cavity; it was concluded they had been done much later after her death occurred. Now concerning the hundreds of people that came forward to admit they had been the ones to commit the crime of killing “the black dahlia”, there were a few that had stood out as possible suspects. But the only one that was arrested was a young man by the name Red Manley; he was a 26-year-old married man who was very intensely investigated even was showed off in front of the media while he was in handcuffs at that time. Later on he was cleared of all suspicion of the murder due to passing numerous amounts of lie detector tests, but there are some theories
The Brain of a Serial Killer, was a study performed by experts in the field, Dr. Helen Morrison and Neuroscientist, Dr. James Fallon. Dr. Helen Morrison studied 135 serial killers and their patterns. Dr. Helen Morrison has studied serial killers majority of her life and has interviewed 135 in total. She found that regardless of how different each serial killer’s life was, the reasons for killing were similar. Her research suggests that a chromosome abnormality is the most likely trigger, and begins to introduce itself during puberty stages.
Wayne Williams is currently serving a life sentence for the murders of two adult men, but prosecutors believe Williams is responsible for killing twenty-three children during a time branded as the Atlanta Child Murders (Rowson, 2015). Since his conviction in 1982 Williams has professed his innocence, which has generated vast speculation among criminal justice experts concerning Williams’s involvement in these crimes (Rowson, 2015). A recent study conducted by the Department of Justice (DOJ), the FBI, the Innocence Project, and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers revealed that before 1999 the FBI used faulty hair analysis in 96 percent of cases (Rowson, 2015). Furthermore, Williams’ attorney received a letter from the DOJ
Within the ‘Serial Killer Triad’, Kenneth Bianchi’s background falls under the bed-wetting category, growing up he displayed a bed-wetting problem that lasted until his high school years. (Pilibin, T. 2009, p.145) “At least 65% of serial killers were wetting the bed past the age of 12”he was also very cruel to animals, once killing a cat for fun. 4. My serial killer would most likely be described as a ‘Lust Killer,’ by definition lust killers; “kill for sexual gratification with acts that are usually sadistic, but actual intercourse may or may not take place.
As an adult he maintained more than three of the diagnostic criteria to classify him as an ASPD, but it wasn’t until after incarceration that mental health professionals learned of his sever level of psychopathy. After the incidents took place, Dahmer reported that he had engaged in sexual intercourse with the bodies (Jentzen, 1994). This proves that Dahmer had uncontrollable sexual urges that were poorly integrated. As stated under Hervey Clerky’s research. (Gillstrom, B. J.1995).