Even the prosecuting attorney for his case stated, “I don’t doubt for a second, never have doubted, that had he not been caught, Eric Smith would have killed again,” (When Children Kill By: Diane Kratz Feb 11, 2013 Aside) According to Phil Chalmers, a teen violence and youth culture expert, there are usually specific reasons why teens kill. They include being bullied at school, depression, lack of guidance or discipline and even mental illness are just to name a few. (Inside The Mind Of a Teen Killer; 2009 Nelson, Phil Chalmers). Eric Smith appeared to have many of those
Meaning that teenagers aren’t adults yet. Another reason why teens shouldn’t be charge as an adult is because teens commit crimes without thinking what they are doing and they’re still kids. Teenagers make mistakes because they are young and stupid. Some of the teenagers don’t deserve to go to jail and get charge as an adult. For example, Nathaniel Brazill was 13 years old when he was guilty of shooting a middle school and charged with second degree murder.
Cullen would continue to work at 8 other hospitals where he killed most of his patients with digoxin, a powerful heart medication that causes a complete heart block when overdosed (60 minutes). Charles Cullen became killer and was not born one. Growing up without a father affected him negatively because it increased his risk for alcohol abuse, mental illness, criminality, and suicide (Photius, p.1) Cullen grew up poor in a large family raised by a single mother. He was suicidal from the age of nine. Cullen couldn’t control his anger, and lacked a conscience which he demonstrated when he tried to fight against bullying by spiking drinks at a party with rat poison (Jennifer Hash, 2006, p.1).
Jeffrey Dahmer and Dennis Nilsen: One of the Same According to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, there are between twenty to fifty serial killers roaming the United States at any given moment. The infamous serial killers Jeffrey Dahmer and Dennis Nilsen together have killed at least thirty-two people using similar methods and portraying the same behaviors such as necrophilia and cannibalism yet, they lived in completely different countries their entire lives. Jeffrey Dahmer and Dennis Nilsen both portrayed signs of abandonment and neglect and that may be a reason they became the monsters shown in the media. Based on biographies of their lives, both Dahmer and Nilsen lost people they looked up to at a young age, suffered with alcoholism
Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer was known as the Milwaukee Cannibal. He was an American serial killer and sex offender who committed the rape, murder, and dismemberment of 17 men and boys between 1978 and 1991. His late murders consisted of necrophilia, cannibalism, and the permanent preservation of all body parts, or parts of the skeletal structure. When Jeffrey was just a child, he was known as an energetic, happy little boy. Then at the age of 4 when surgery to correct a double hernia seemed to change the boy.
Seth plays a big role in developing the plot and the past of Abbigale. Seth is one of Abbigale 's past abusers and contributes a lot to her current mental health state. After Abbigale leaves Seth and begins dating James, Seth began planning to shoot up the school. He arrived to the school in all white clothing, to display and almost celebrate the blood of the 52 students and faculty members he ended up murdering. Seth is clearly insane and ended up in a mental hospital rather than a prison.
That Alonzo is a hot head, that he beat one of the Russians to death. What Alonzo didn’t know was the Russian was a somebody, now he has to pay a load of cash to stay alive. The business that Alonzo and his team was in as crooked cops, is what got him killed in the end. As good as an actor Denzel was, viewers will believe he really was a bad guy and he deserved everything he got in the
After getting away with the murder of his first wife, Ben Henthorne staged the death of his second wife, only a decade later. People grew suspicious and both of their crimes were unveiled after some time. Betrayal and deceit never lead to a happily ever after. Duncan was attacked by a rebellion after people caught on to him. He was ultimately overturned and killed in a humiliating way.
In April 1980, four murdered children were uncovered by a flood and after the flood, he was arrested for attempting to abduct a young girl and went to prison. When he got in the prison, he was telling his cellmates all the crimes he did. Later he confesses to over three hundred murders; this is what made police think that most of the uncovered young girls found in the flood were his
Immediately after Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris murdered thirteen people at Columbine High School, officials began the search to find their motive. They found a wealth of personal records at their homes. Each had kept a diary with their very personal entries into each, Eric even had a website which he filled with hate. The professionals had plenty of information to read into Eric and Dylan’s minds. After years of getting to know the boys on a more than personal level, they discovered Eric to be a textbook psychopath, and Dylan was and enraged depressive.
Billy has a violent history and is even known for getting drunk until he can’t stand. Billy at age 17 was a high school dropout that had beat up his 14 year old wife in front of police officers while Turner was a multi-sport athlete with no criminal record before Jennifer Evans murder. This case lacks backbone and credibility! I know these are former SEAL trainee men and they should have known better, anyone should know better! But Dustin is a human being.
Dahmer is considered one of the most infamous psychopaths of the twentieth century, and he openly exhibits traits that point to ASPD. Dahmer in his adolescence was a quiet unsocial child. His ASPD tendencies started in his early teenage years when he began torturing and dismembering small animals such as bugs and frogs. Without proper treatment and therapy, Dahmer’s condition began to spiral out of control. He was involved in the rape, mutilation and murder of seventeen men in his adult life (Jentzen, 1994) as disturbing as the actions themselves where, it’s the psychology behind them that connects them with ASPD.
Their father was a drunk and would beat on the children constantly, and sometimes even hit their mother. Later on, Gacy faced a conflict over his sexuality, he began to question himself on the interest of men. He suffered major bullying at school, because he was different. Gacy dropped out of high school, left his hometown, and ended up in Las Vegas. Gacy was known for being a kind man, and he was a well liked person in his community.
The West Memphis three murders are known all over the world. Three little boys brutally murdered, three high school boys wrongly accused, and sentenced to life behind bars, or death row. That’s all people know, they’re oblivious to the facts that show they weren’t the killers for the young boys. The accused boys were; Damien Echols, Jason Baldwin, and Jessie Misskelley. At the time they were teenagers, but they were judged by the way they dressed in black, who they hung out with, and the music they listened to.
Emmett Till, a 14 year old African-American, was brutally murdered racists. When Emmett was little he had a slight studded due to polio. He was born on July 25, 1921 and lived in Chicago, Illinois with his mother, Mamie Till Mobley. Emmett went to visit family in Money, Mississippi where he supposedly whistled at a white women and was brutally murdered after. Though he went to a segregated school he, he faced little racism compared to those in the south.