By Eric W. Hickey
This article offers an in-depth, scholarly, and broad-based exam of serial murderers and their sufferers. The assurance is supported via wide information and examine, and it profiles probably the most fashionable murderers of our time. writer Eric Hickey examines the lives of over four hundred serial murderers, interpreting the cultural, ancient, and non secular elements that impression our myths and stereotypes of those participants. He then describes the organic, mental, and sociological purposes for serial homicide, delivering his personal Trauma-Control version for explaining serial homicide habit.
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4 Gary Leon Ridgway, the Green River Killer, 1982–1998 In 2001, a 52-year-old truck painter was arrested in connection with the murders of seven prostitutes, drug addicts, and young female runaways in the Seattle, Washington, area. All of his victims, except for three women in their 30s, were between 15 and 26 years of age. DNA and microscopic paint particles linked him to most of the murders. Police also suspected him for the murders of over 40 more street women. Most of the killings, know as the Green River Murders, occurred in the mid1980s as bodies began surfacing along the Green River near Seattle suburbs.
Behind the statistics is the reality that crime rates will inevitably rise again given the growing rates of unemployment, disasters such as Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans in 2005, and significant increases in the cost of living. Though murder rates have been declining in general, it is clear from the data that certain types of homicides are occuring more frequently. Although Eitzen and Timmer (1985) report that the majority of murders result from domestic and community conflicts, they also suggest that perhaps as many as one-third of all murders are perpetrated by strangers (pp.
Only a month after the policy was in force, Debra and her mother Eloise Spivey were found chopped to death with a hatchet. Police believed that Barton was the killer but lacked evidence to arrest him. Barton eventually was given $450,000 of the life insurance money, but by then he had already found his new wife, Leigh Ann, a woman with whom he was having an affair while still married to Debra. His new life, however, was far from peaceful. Barton, once suspected of molesting his daughter Mychelle as a small child, underwent a court-ordered evaluation.
Serial Murderers and their Victims (5th Edition) by Eric W. Hickey