Crime Library: Criminal Minds and Methods

Mugshot of the Day: Arrested for murder

Meet David Adam Pate, 24, of Lancaster, S.C., charged with the murder of Rickey W. James, 33, after the two allegedly went into the woods together, and only Pate returned. Weeks later, children found James’ badly decomposed remains. Pate was already in jail for disorderly conduct, and is now charged with murder — and yes, that’s “Satan” tattooed over his right eye, and yes, it gets better.

Slideshow: 12 mugshots to make you say ‘Yikes’

Gruesome injuries, menacing tattoos and more — there’s something cringeworthy about each of these booking photos.

Pet torturer and killer appeals pet owning ban

The “psychotic narcissist,” who filmed herself hanging and disemboweling the family dog, and was subsequently convicted of killing or injuring an animal, causing unnecessary suffering and pain to an animal and possessing a knife, is out on probation. She is now asking the court to lift the ban on her owning pets. Read the case of this Romanian-born “serial killer in the making.”

Mugshot of the Day

This Georgian, whose cleavage seems to just keep going and going, was arrested on February 6, 2013 for battery and trespassing.

Mugshot of the Day

Meet Martha Rozier, 57, of Polk County Florida, arrested on January 22, 2013, for counterfeiting, trying to pay with a counterfeit bill and attempting to defraud. Her bond was set at $1,000.

Gun Accident: Man Shoots Off His Penis

Now, in one of those news stories that makes you go "Yikes!" a security guard, 33, in Trinidad and Tobago has been hospitalized after a gun accident in which he discharged his weapon and shot himself in the groin. The unnamed man was found slumped in the front seat of his car by witnesses,

Mugshot of the Day: Ouch

The photo of this unidentified alleged perp is truly one that will make you say "yikes."

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