Jeffrey Dahmer was an infamous serial killer and sex offender. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on May 21, 1960. Jeffrey Dahmer killed 17 men between 1978 and 1991. He was sentenced to 15 life terms, but was later murdered by an inmate in 1994. His murders included rape, dismemberment, necrophilia, and cannibalism.
The so-called Zodiac killer, who was active in 1960s-1970s and killed at least 5 people and also kept contact with the police “The Zodiac’s dialog with investigators and the media involved telephone calls and many untraceable letters that teased police and the public with cipher messages. At least twice the killer telephoned the police to report the slayings.” (Guillen, 2002) One might think JTR is so famous because of his brutality, yet nearly no one knows the story of Fritz Harmann who slaughtered 24 boys between 1918 and 1924 in Hanover. His killings included biting his victims trough their throat. This cruelty earned him the name “The butcher of Hannover”. As written above, JTR was not even the first case of a serial murder just 16 years before the rippers first appearance, Mary Ann Cotton was hanged for the poising and killing of twenty people.
Some people like Kemmler are never sorry for their mistakes. Kemmler showed no remorse for his killing. This action showed many people that not everyone will learn from their mistakes, which changed many aspects to the minds of the people against criminals. William Kemmler made many mistakes in his lifetime, but his last one, killing his wife, will never be forgiven or forgotten. The family of Matilda Zeigler will never forgive the terrible thing that William Kemmler did.
This essay will critically analyse the killing of James Bulger from three different perspectives. It will also explain how a supposed moral society experiences such gruesome killings and worst of all it is carried out by children. Analyses of parental roles in the upbringing of the children will be discussed and what the society can do to prevent further occurrences. James Bulger was born on the 16th of March 1990.He was from Kirkby, England.He was abducted, tortured beyond comprehension and murdered by two-ten-year old boys namely Robert Thompson and Jon Venables. Bulger disappeared from the New Strand Shopping Centre in Bottle near Liverpool while accompanying his mother for shopping.
Aylmer, the Murderer A murderer, classified as many things. One definition of a murderer, someone who kills another physically, or mentally. Murders happen way more than they should. Almost 44 murders occur just in the United States per day. In the story, “The Birthmark”, by Nathaniel Hawthorne many questions come out about whether Aylmer, Georgiana’s husband could hold the title of a murderer.
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.
There have been many serial killers throughout America’s history, however, Ted Bundy is one of the more prolific ones of the 20th century. During his reign of killings, he allegedly killed more than thirty-five women and decapitated almost half of them. Although he was convicted of those thirty five or so women, the actual number of murders he committed could be higher. His method of acquiring his victims was by finding them in a public place, feigning an illness or disability and baiting his victims to his vehicle where he would overpower them and bring them to an isolated area. After the killings, he would often revisit the corpses of his victims and necrophilic acts on them before putrefaction happened.
In a fictional world where the justice system cannot catch them all, Dexter Morgan picks up the crumbs by murdering murderers. Dexter Morgan, who is a brother, father, blood analyst, and serial killer, brings justice to Miami, Florida, but refers to himself as a monster, constantly. As a young boy, Dexter Morgan’s dark passenger, what the series calls his want to kill, arises, and Harry Morgan, his father, steers Dexter towards murdering for justice. Harry includes a set of rules, or a code, defining who Dexter can morally kill. The code allows Dexter to parade around cleaning up the streets from rapist and murders in Miami, Florida.