The Ed Kemper Case, Explained

Edmund Kemper, known as the “Co-Ed Killer,” is one of America’s most notorious serial killers. He killed 10 people including his grandparents, mother, and college aged women.

Son of Sam, Explained

Starting in the summer of 1976 and through the spring of 1977, six people were killed and seven people were wounded in New York City. The killer was later revealed to be David Berkowitz known as the Son of Sam.

Atlanta Child Murders, Explained

The murders of children haunted the city of Atlanta for two years between 1979 and 1981 as the bodies of dozens of African American children were found all over the city. Here are the details of the case, explained.

The John Wayne Gacy Case, Explained

Who is the serial killer dubbed "The Killer Clown?" Who is John Wayne Gacy and how was he caught? What are the names of the victims? Here are the details of the case explained.

The Gypsy Rose Blanchard Case, Explained

On June 14, 2015, Dee Dee Blanchard was found stabbed to death inside of her Springfield, Missouri home by Nicholas Godejohn. The murder was orchestrated by her daughter, Gypsy Rose Blanchard, who is currently serving a 10 year prison sentence.

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