Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Today in Crime History: Ken Register Confesses to Killing Crystal Todd

When the brutalized body of seventeen-year-old Crystal Todd was found dumped in a rural area outside her home town, detectives quickly figured out it was a sex crime — one committed by someone the carefree teen knew and trusted. On February 18, 1992, after hours of intense interrogation, her friend Ken Register confessed to raping and killing Todd.