The self-proclaimed Zodiac Killer is considered the most organized and most complex serial killer known. First of all, he is responsible for at least five murders in the San Francisco Bay area. He was also known for taunting the police through letters sent to the area newspaper. On August 1, 1969, the San Francisco Examiner, San Francisco Chronicle and Vallejo Times-Herald each got an indistinguishable hand written letter in an envelope without an arrival address. Starting “Dear Editor: I am the killer of the two teenagers last Christmas at Lake Herman…” the letter contained points of interest from murders that only the killer could have known.
This man is the one and only infamous Zodiac Killer. Between the years of 1968 and 1969, the Zodiac Killer murdered at least five people, though he was suspected of more. He had killed a confirmed five people, injured two, and possibly killed twenty to twenty-eight more people, even though he confessed to thirty-seven murders
Jack The Ripper vs Zodiac Killer Mrs.Stubbs-Mesumbe Business Law 1 David Moreno 11/28/16 Jack the Ripper and Zodiac Killer have many similarities and differences.Both criminals but different people.They are both known to be terrible people that lived to be a serial killers and I 'm here to inform you about the two. In the late 1960s in California a man known by The Zodiac Killer had 7 confirmed murders by the police but claimed to have 37 victim. After his murders he would call the police and tell them that he was the one responsible.No one knows why he called himself The Zodiac Killer.He leaves a cross and circle after a murder as his sign and sent 4 cryptogram but only 1 was solved and stated how killing humans fun and that the best part is that everyone he kills will become his slave in the afterlife.He killed many couples using a knife and gun while wearing a costume covering his face and his cross and circle sign in the middle. David Faraday who was 17 years old and Betty Lou Jensen who was 16 years old. They were in a car when the zodiac killer shot David Faraday in the back of the head and Betty Lou Jensen shot five time to her back we know the Zodiac Killer did it because he called the police a month later to tell them information that the public does not know.
He attacked two Vietnamese men using a wooden stick, which left one man blind in one eye. The young Wahlberg was charged with attempted murder but since he pleaded guilty on what he did, he was only sentenced to two years in prison. Out of the two years, he only served 45
Ross Sulivan and Earl Best are two suspects surrounding the mystery behind the Zodiac Killer. Whenever the Zodiac Killer arose, everyone was eager to know who he was and where he went. Obviously, the murderer started out by killing someone. Cheri Jo Bates, a freshman in college, was found murdered without any evidence as to who did it. After the body was examined by the police, the station got a letter talking about a bunch of killings the sender did, one confirming Cheri Bates’ death (Olsen 3).
The Mystery Behind Jack the Ripper Murder. The unlawful premeditated killing of one human by another. Jack the Ripper is a serial killer phenomenon that has stunned everyone since his first attack. With a target of prostitutes and an obsession of eating organs, he has amazed everyone with the reasoning for his job. It was hard for the police to catch him in his act.
This is not the first time that an influential person is getting away with crime because of their power in the society. In America, in the June of 1994, football star and actor O.J. Simpson’s wife, Nicole Brown Simpson and a waiter Ronald Goldman were found murdered outside Nicole’s condo in Los Angeles. Evidence collected at the scene of crime led the investigators to believe that O.J. Simpson was the murderer.
“Gab” had done theft, burglary, and abuse of drugs and solvents several times. “Anjo” committed arson at age of eight. “Troy,” who was charged of frustrated homicide at age seventeen. One Sunday dawn, Mark Joseph Barrientos was attacked and murdered by “Crips” gang members without warning. Marlon raped his younger sister at the age of 10.
The first person she killed was a man named Richard Mallory; he was found in a junkyard with five more men’s bodies (College). Aileen Wuornos was found out and convicted with the death sentence; even if her sanity was questioned she was executed by lethal injection in 2002. On the psychological side of the scale, both Nature and Nurture are present in this case. Aileen had a very bad upbringing being abused, and abandoned which in tow would seem as if the nurture of her past drove her over the edge to commit those murders, but on the biological side of things her dad had some sort of problems as well, her father being a child molester that it could be argued that he gave her traits of being a molester, through heredity. This being said, in this case both nature and nurture had some play in part to why Aileen Wuornos became a serial
They subsequently drove the car to a remote, rural area, and proceeded to rob, pistol-whip, and torture Shepard, tie him to a fence, and leave him to die. Media reports often contained the graphic account of the pistol-whipping and his fractured skull. Reports described how Sheppard was beaten so brutally that his face was completely covered in blood, except where it had been partially cleansed by his tears” (Matthew Shepard, Wikipedia). Because of Shepard’s sexuality, he was snuffed out. Also, recent LGBTQ bullying statistics have shown that people of different sexual orientation are two to three times more likely to commit suicide, and about 30% of all completed suicides