Pedro Rodrigues Filho

Pedro Rodrigues Filho

The subject of this case has gained some infamy from his crimes due to the similarities between his crimes and the crimes of fictional serial killer Dexter Morgan from the TV series Dexter (2006), the series tells the story of a killer controlling his urges to kill by killing people who “deserve” it like other [...]

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John Wayne Gacy

John Wayne Gacy

I've been thinking of the appropriate way to give this piece the introduction I believe it deserves, but this case is such a big one. John Wayne Gacy is up there with some of the worst of all time and this has been gruelling to write and research, the only thing I can really say [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]