Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Sex offender who raped puppy found ‘not sexually dangerous’

Terry Wayne Davis, a registered sex offender in Alton, Illinois, is facing charges regarding three sexual encounters with a female Rottweiler puppy so disturbing, that the animal had to be euthanized as a result. As sad as that is, it is not being considered in the current case.

The ‘blood oath’ murder of Sherry Harlan

In January, 2010, Sherry Harlan was stabbed to death in her apartment. Eric Christensen, the ex-boyfriend accused of killing her, claimed the two were Wiccans and and that Sherry had broken a blood oath, requiring Eric to kill her.

Video: Vigilante couple who killed sex offender reveal they aren’t sorry

No one was really surprised that they weren’t sorry, but it makes one wonder how many other murders’ phony expressions of remorse got them leniency with a judge.

Police: Serial killers wore GPS trackers during murders

In a case disturbing for those who hope that tracking sex offenders will stop sex-offender recidivism, two registered California sex offenders, who each attended regular visits with police, and wore GPS ankle trackers, are suspects in at least 5 murders, and police believe there are more victims.

Man arrested for getting mail nude, shaking his junk

It was a lazy Oklahoma City morning when neighbors reported seeing a man walk out to his mailbox in the buff, get the mail, and then begin masturbating for all to see. The first act was reportedly witnessed by a woman and her three children, ages 6, 10 and 12, and the second by a boy, 14, and police.

Alabama Rep Re-Introduces Bill to Castrate Sex Offenders

Alabama Rep. Steve Hurst (R-Munford) has re-introduced a bill that would legalize the castration of sex offenders over the age of 21, convicted of molesting children under 12, and make the sex offender pay for the procedure.

Daycare Employee Raped Babies

An Ohio woman is in custody after allegedly videotaping herself sexually abusing two infants at the daycare where she worked.

Roman Polanski Gives Rare Interview

The director speaks to Vanity Fair about his years before his 2009 Swiss arrest, the years since, and feeling blamed by the public for the murder of wife Sharon Tate.

Sex Offender Arrested for Skinning Raccoon

When we hear of a sex offender committing a crime, we tend to assume the crime is a sex offense. California sex offender Kevin Burroughs broke the mold Monday when he was allegedly caught red-handed skinning a raccoon near a busy street in South Lake Tahoe.

Today in Crime History: Wife Testifies in Murder Trial of Donald Blom

On August 7, 2000, Amy Blom took the stand to testify for the defense in the trial of her husband, Donald Blom. Blom, a convicted sex offender with a history of kidnappings and sexual assaults, was accused of murdering 19-year-old Katie Poirier. Serving a life sentence for the murder, he is suspected of being a serial killer.

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