• A serial killer is a person who murders two or more
people, in two or more separate events over a period
of time, for primarily psychological reasons.
• There are gaps of time between the killings, which
may range from a few hours to many years.
• In many cases, the exact number of victims
assigned to a serial killer is not known, and even if
that person is convicted of a few, there can be the
possibility that he/she killed many more.
numbers of killers
The most Famous serial
The most frightening of serial
killers: a handsome, educated
psychopathic law student who
stalked and murdered dozens of
young college women who
looked very much like a young
woman who broke off her
relationship with him.
Bundy was a very adept and glib
con artist who faked a broken
arm in a sling to convince young
women to help him carry his
textbooks to his car. Once
there, he battered them with a
baseball bat and carried them
off for ghoulish rituals.
• Albert Fish was a sadomasochist
torture murderer, and
cannibal. What's even
more disturbing is that he
committed these heinous
murders as a fragile
looking elderly man. Even
as a child, he did
unthinkable things, but
the violence didn't start
until much later in his life.
He admitted to killing six
people, but claims to
have molested over one
• Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer was one
of the most famous serial killers
of our time. He was cunning,
manipulative. These factors
were the main reason it took so
long for him to be brought to
justice. Dahmer was born in
1960 on the 21st day of May in
Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He died
in 1994 on the 28th day of
He murdered a total of seventeen
men between the years of 1978-1991.
Monster and Milwaukee Cannibal,
which are quite fitting considering his
methods of murder.
• strangulation, bludgeoning, ne
crophilia, drugging, cannibalis
m and dismemberment. He
also kept trophies, like many
serial killers do, to remind him
skeletons, skulls, torsos, heads,
hands, genitals, skin, internal
organs and photographs.
Dahmer was quite proficient in the use of acid to dispose of
unwanted body parts that he did not want to keep or eat.
Dahmer was eventually caught and brought to justice for
his crimes. He was beaten to death by another inmate after
he was convicted and sent to prison
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