Herbert Mullin

Herbert Mullin

Some of the most common motives for murder are the urge to protect, revenge, jealousy, money, hate, sex, to keep a secret, personal vendettas, drugs and substance abuse, political reasons, and even property disputes. In the case of Herbert William Mullin, a serial killer that murdered 13 people in California in the early 1970s, the [...]

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Joshua Phillips

Joshua Phillips

This is the fourth child killer that I have written about, the first three being Mary Bell, Jon Venables and Robert Thompson, although Venables and Thompson were partners in their crime. The idea of a child killing is always horrifying, whether it is school shootings, gang murders involving young members or a sinister murder just like [...]

Ed Gein

Ed Gein

This case has fascinated and horrified people for decades, it has inspired some of the most iconic horror movie killers of all-time including Norman Bates from the novel and Alfred Hitchcock movie Psycho, “Leatherface” from The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, “Buffalo Bill” in Silence of the Lambs and the horrors in Rob Zombie’s House of a [...]

Issei Sagawa

Issei Sagawa

The subject this time is interesting to say the least, for centureis cannibalism has been practiced and observed in many ways, from tribes in Papua New Guniea, Uruguayan Air Force Flight 517 crash that drove survivor to eat dead passengers in order to survive, serial killers like Jefferey Dhamer an Albert fish, to the fictious [...]

Anthony Hardy

Anthony Hardy

Again, I’m looking into a British serial killer, through my research for writing I found we have a lot more than I thought. This is the case of “The Camden Ripper” real name Anthony John Hardy, he was born in 1951 in Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire, his father was a coal miner while his mother stayed at [...]

Ruth Ellis

Ruth Ellis

When you look at the photo of Ruth Ellis she looks the epitome of 50s beauty, to me she’s got some serious Marilyn Monroe vibes, of course this is a true crime blog and I’m not writing about some Hollywood starlet, Ruth Ellis (nee Neilson) is remembered as the last woman executed in the UK. [...]