The story of H.H. Holmes, America’s first serial killer.
Tag: Serial Killers
An investigation into serial killings in a small North Carolina city.
When she was a 15-year-old runaway, the writer was nearly killed by a truck driver. Twenty-seven years later, she investigates whether her attacker was truck stop serial killer Robert Ben Rhoades, who often kept his victims chained in the back of his truck for weeks before killing and dumping them.
Bringing a serial killer to justice reveals the country’s other sources of death and suffering.
Eight of serial killer John Wayne Gacy’s victims remained a mystery, 35 years after his conviction. One man made it his mission to identify them.
San Francisco’s forgotten serial killer.Elon Green is a Longform contributing editor.
In Goiânia, a city of 1.3 million in Brazil’s agricultural heartland, one in twenty homeless residents have been murdered in the last two years.
On Erzsébet Báthory, the first—and still most prolific—female serial killer.
The writings of Norwegian mass killer Anders Breivik are a copy-and-paste hodgepodge of “jeremiads against the scourge of cultural theory, lists of atrocities perpetuated by Muslims, and pages of derision of ‘female sluts,’ but also Wikipedia articles about sugar beet farming and investment tips.”
The Muay Thai fighters of Klong Prem.