DNA Traps Golden State Killer

Joseph DeAngelo DNA may have solved a 40-year-old series of murder and rape in California in the 1970s and 80s. California detectives compared genetic profiles against DNA samples from crime scenes to link to a relative of the potential murderer, Joseph DeAngelo. A relative of DeAngelo was identified via profiles from genealogy websites. Once that…

Killer Sentenced to 26 Years

Theodore Johnson In January 2018, Theodore Johnson was sentenced to life imprisonment for the murder of his ex-partner, Angela Best, after she left him for another man. The couple met in 1996 and had a ten-year relationship until 2016 when Johnson hit her over the head with a claw hammer and then strangled her with…

Dennis Nilsen Dies in Prison

Dennis Nilsen Dennis Nilsen on route to prison from his 1983 trial Notorious UK serial killer, Dennis Nilsen, has died in Prison. 72-year-old Nilsen has been in prison since he was convicted of 6 murders and 2 attempts at a trial at the Old Bailey in 1983. He is understood to have died of natural…