Although only seven victims were confirmed, he had confessed to 37 killings in letters he wrote to the press. These letters started on August 7, 1969, when the Zodiac wrote a nasty letter to the Bay Area press about killing someone. This was only the first of many harsh letters received by the press from the so called Zodiac. In the letters he included four different cryptograms, only one of which was ever detected. These letters were also signed Zodiac, which is where the name comes from.
Johannes thought he was using his teaser gun instead he used his gun. Oscar did not have no weapons. Every since, this indecent was everywhere TV news, newspaper, facebook and etc. Wikipedia states” Alameda County prosecutors charged Mehserle with murder the trial began on June 10, 2010. On July 8, 2010, Mehserle was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter and not guilty of second-degree murder and voluntary manslaughter”.
The case remained unsolved for a little over a year, that was until Dallas detectives mailed another photo line up to the victim in San Antonio, where she subsequently chose Lindsey as her alleged rapist. Just imagine someone picking you out of a photo lineup that they received in the mail a year after a crime was committed. This lineup was improper because no law enforcement officer was present to administer the lineup in a controlled setting, a year had passed since the crime and only two of the six men pictured were shirtless. (Johnnie Lindsey,
December 11th, 2008 the skeletal remains are found in a wooded area near the Anthony home by a utility worker. The remains were found to be Caylee Anthony. May 24th, 2011 was the day of the murder trial. May 24th, 2011 on this day Jose Baez claims that Casey's father, George Anthony, started molesting her at the age of eight. Baez also says that Caylee drowned in the Anthony family pool on June 16th, 2008, and that George and Casey Anthony covered up the death.
In Trifles, Susan Glaspell uses the murder mystery to explore whether or not the rule of law is always the same as justice. From the beginning of the story the audience can tell that Mrs. Wright did in fact murder her husband and if this was a real life story she most likely would have been tried and convicted, even without the clues that the women found. The men found what they were really searching for, which was nothing. It was obvious that Mrs. Wright had killed her husband. There was no evidence from the encounter that showed anybody else came in the house.
The Adnan Syed Case On January 13, 1999 Hae Min Lee, a senior in Woodlawn High School, Baltimore, Maryland disappeared. Almost a month later, on February 9, 1999, her body was found lifeless in Leakin Park. Moreover, the autopsy stated that the cause of the victim’s death was manual strangulation. In the most unfortunate cases, the crime was blamed on her ex-boyfriend, Adnan Syed, who got convicted of first degree murder serving a life sentence in jail. Hae Lee’s death is shattering, but Adnan shouldn’t have been convicted of the crime because he is not guilty.
Patsy woke up and went down stairs to make coffee but instead found the ransom not on the staircase. Immediately after reading it Patricia Ramsey called the police reporting JonBenet as missing. The police arrived at their home and less than 8 hours later her body was found in the basement. The suspects of this horrendous crime are John Ramsey, Patricia Ramsey, Bill McReynolds and her 9 year old brother Durke Ramsey.
Also known as the “Genesee River Killer” Shawcross killed 11 women and 2 children before being sent to prison for life. He was sent to prison for the murder of 8 year old Karen Hill in 1972. Although police were sure that he had murdered young Jack Blake as well they were unable to convict him on this crime due to lack of evidence. Although sentenced to 25 years he served less than 15 years before being released. Once he was released, Shaw returned to his murderous ways, and by the time of his capture in 1990 he had killed a further 11 women.
As an innocent six-year-old, JonBenet would lose her life and no one could ever have imagined that twenty years later it would still be a mystery. John and Patsy Ramsey were suspected of being responsible for their daughter’s death soon after the body was found. Also questioned regarding the murder included the housekeeper and people that John Ramsey worked with. Ten years later, John Mark Karr confessed to the murder of JonBenet, but was soon released when he could not be connected to any evidence (Barron). Others suspect that the murderer was someone who might have known the Ramsey’s, or a disgruntled employee who may have been waiting unknowingly inside the house.
She seemed to have been only dead about a half hour, meaning that her killer was probably still in the area. This was the start of a series of murders that would remain unsolved until today. This killer would confuse the minds of the local authorities and would claim the lives of 11 women. He would be one of the most infamous killers of all
The following morning, Andrew Kyle Hulsey, 23, was charged with capital murder in connection with his adoptive parents’ death. He has been detained at the Morgan County jail. The motive for the killing has yet to be determined. Bob Liddell, a family friend
It seems the closest that anyone has gotten to catching the Long Island Serial Killer may be a phone call. Little is known about whoever is responsible for the 10-plus bodies uncovered in recent years on Gilgo Beach in Long Island, New York. No suspects have ever been identified. But the victims’ friends and family do know this: The killer or killers like to taunt them. A friend of Maureen Brainard-Barnes, the first of the victims to disappear, says she got an odd call a few days after the 25-year-old vanished in 2007.
Black dahlia murder never solved. The first is about a myth that the criminal that had committed the murder had never committed a crime previously killing Mrs. Short. The second one is based on the missing week between her leaving the Baltimore hotel and turning right then being seen walking south on the sidewalk of said hotel then till her naked body was found decapitated in the vacant lot all but a week
Adnan Masud Syed is the accused, prime suspect, and in official and general opinion the murder of Hae Min Lee. He was the victim’s ex-boyfriend, and was convicted of first degree murder and given a life sentence plus 30 years. His big problem in this case is that he does not remember what he had been doing in the day and time of the murder, and that he did not have alibi; apart from the fact that all the evidence against him is circumstantial. The majority of information of Adnan’s background comes from episode one of the show. “Adnan was born in the US, but his parents are from Pakistan.
In the wake of listening to it, they flipped the tape over and found a recorded discussion in which Myers griped intensely that he was being compelled to frame McMillian, whom he didn 't have the faintest idea, for a crime neither of them had any part in. Further examination uncovered that McMillian 's had just been changed over to a "Low-rider" six months after the crime occurred, and that prosecutors had disguised data around a witness who had seen the casualty alive after the time the prosecutors asserted that McMillian had killed her. The two witnesses who had affirmed that they had seen McMillian 's truck withdrawn their affirmation, and conceded that they lied at trial. On February 23, 1993, the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals turned around McMillian 's conviction and requested another trial. On March 2, 1993, prosecutors rejected charges against McMillian and he was discharged.