Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Top ten least famous serial killers

You’ve heard of Bundy, Dahmer and Gacy, but are you familiar with these serial killers? Deceased serial killer Maury Travis recently made headlines when the current resident of the home in which he is believed to have tortured and killed as many as 20 women, realized she was living in a serial killer’s home and wanted out of her lease. Once the home’s history came out, her landlord graciously complied.

Slideshow: Scott Peterson guilty verdict

Laci Rocha Peterson was nearly eight-months pregnant when on Dec. 24, 2002, her stepfather reported her missing. Investigators suspected her husband, Scott, who was tried and convicted for the murders of Laci and their unborn child, Connor, in 2004. A look in photos at the verdict sentencing pf Scott Peterson.

Women Who Kill: Part I

The first in a two-part analysis of women who murder. Who are these women and what made them unleash their wrath upon their victims?

Today in Crime History: ‘Oversexed Killer’ Susan Grund Slays Wealthy Husband

Attractive, promiscuous and often-married Susan Grund only wanted her attorney husband’s money. When he initiated divorce proceedings she shot him in the eye for a quarter of a million dollars in insurance benefits.

Today in Crime History: Autopsies Performed on Susan Smith’s Children

Autopsies performed on November 4th, 1994, confirmed that Susan Smith’s children were alive when their mother sent their into the lake — they drowned as the car submerged.

Call for Submissions! What is Your City’s Most Notorious Crime Scene?

Do you live near a famous jail, a haunted hospital or the scene of a historic murder? Tell us about it! Send us a photo of the place and a brief description of why it’s significant, and we’ll feature it on our website.

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