2017 in Crime & Justice: Part II

Aaaand I'm back---and only a week late---with just some of the high-profile cases that dominated the latter half of 2017. Old school killers made headlines with the death of Charles Manson and the positive identification of a body found in John Wayne Gacy's crawl space four decades ago. Zachary Adams's long-awaited trial for the murder of … Continue reading 2017 in Crime & Justice: Part II

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2017 in Crime & Justice: Part I

A look back at the crimes, trials, and updates that captivated the true crime community in the first half of 2017.

South Carolina Serial Killer Todd Kohlhepp Claims to Have More than Seven Victims

On November 3, 2016, a 45-year-old realtor was arrested when authorities discovered missing person Kala Brown chained to a metal storage container’s interior wall on his rural property. A year after his capture, serial killer Todd Kohlhepp now claims to have more victims than the seven murders of which he's been convicted.

FBI Vault: Serial Killers and Mass Murderers

Have you heard of the FBI Vault, the Bureau's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Library? If like me, you fancy yourself true crime researcher, the online reading room might be your version of heaven. The Vault includes thick files on some of the most notorious, primarily American serial killers and mass murderers: Andrew Cunanan (3 parts) The … Continue reading FBI Vault: Serial Killers and Mass Murderers