Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Angels of Death: The male nurses

Charles Cullen, 43-years-old and a male nurse, is among those healthcare professionals who apparently decided over the years that certain patients should die. Read about him and other cases of male ‘angels of death.’

Charles Cullen: Healthcare Serial Killer

A male nurse, Charles Cullen relieved the tension caused by domestic failure, depression, alcohol abuse and chronic debt by killing his patients. He confessed to murdering 35 patients, but the number may be closer to 40.