Published: Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:15:44 +0000
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZAre you eligible to legally purchase a firearm in the United States? Answer these questions to find out.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZRichard Chase savagely murdered six people in what was described as the most grotesque murders the officials had ever witnessed.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZHere are some of the most outrageous, bizarre last words spoken by criminals about to be executed.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZIn the United States there are three basic classifications of criminal offenses, also known as crimes.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZKeep up with the latest updates on current criminal cases, trials and investigations in the news, with background information and timelines of events.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA crime occurs when someone breaks the law by an overt act, omission or neglect that can result in punishment.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe study of the psychopath reveals an individual who is incapable of feeling guilt, remorse or empathy for their actions.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFor months authorities from Utah, Washington, and Colorado worked together to find the serial killer named
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZProsecutors have filed a motion to sever the cases against the three men indicted for murder and kidnapping in the Holly Bobo case.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZAn in-depth profile of Ted Bundy, who was one of the most prolific serial killers in U.S. history and who stalked, kidnapped, raped and brutally murdered at least 36 women.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZCrimes can be committed against persons or property, but all crimes carry a punishment for those who break the law.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZIf you try to buy a firearm and have to submit to a background check, there are several reason why your firearm transfer might be denied.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZJohn Wayne Gacy, the Killer Clown, was convicted and sentenced to death for the torture, rape and murder of 33 young males, between 1972 until his arrest in 1978.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZYouth parricide is an unpredictable, shocking crime that often results in deep regrets and a lifetime of painful guilt in the child that killed their parents. Understanding why children kill their parents is still a big question among child psychologist and criminologists.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA gallery of mugshots of famous rappers, hiphop and R&B artists who have been charged with crimes of all levels including murder, money laundering and child pornography. Page 12.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZProfiles and information about some of the most horrific pedophiles and child killers.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZIn spite of multiple last-minute appeals and a request from Pope Francis, Kelly Renee Gissendaner was executed by lethal injection by the state of Georgia.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe pedophile can be anyone but there are some characteristics that many of these predators share.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZBased on the patterns of their murders, multiple killers are classified into three basic categories -- mass murderers, spree killers, and serial killers.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZOn November 18, 1993, Tupac "2Pac" Shakur was arrested for sexually abusing a 19-year-old woman, who
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThinking about purchasing a gun and wondering if you will pass the background check. This quiz may help you determine if your firearm transfer will be denied.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZMany who study paranormal activity believe these prisons, es history of immense pain and suffering, attract spirits caught between worlds.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZSarah Johnson showed no outward signs of the evil that she was capable of, but when she got angry at her parents over their dislike of her boyfriend, it all came out.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA photo of Texas death row inmates from the Crime and Punishment Texas Death Row photo gallery.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA defendant who pleads guilty or is found guilty by a jury in a criminal trial faces sentencing for the crime by the judge.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZRichard Cottingham liked to mutilate women, but only after he raped and murdered them.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZVisitors, security guards and employees have heard unexplained sounds and spotted ghosts wandering through the toughest prisons in US history.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe profile of a troubled boy who snapped one night and murdered his parents.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZWilliam Bonin was a habitual sex offender turned serial killer, suspected of sexually assaulting, torturing and killing at least 21 boys and young men in California.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZGary Ridgway, known as the Green River Killer, went on a 20-year killing spree, making him one of the most prolific serial killers in U.S. history.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZMovies based on the cases of some of the most notorious serial killers in U.S. history.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZIf you fail a background check and receive a firearms transfer denial from the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) you can appeal the decision.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZOn July 4, 1990, in St. John, Missouri, Stacey Ann Lannert, age 18, shot and killed her father, Tom Lannert, who was asleep in the family's home. In her statement to the police, Stacey claimed that her father had sexually abused her. She was arrested, tried, and found guilty of first degree murder and sentenced to life in prison.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZDean Corll was a 33-year-old electrician living in Houston, Texas, who, with two teen accomplices, was responsible for the torture and murder of 27 young boys.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZIf you have be arrested for a crime, you are at the beginning of what could become a long journey through the criminal justice system.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe definitions of legal insanity differ from state to state. Here are high-profile cases where defendants turned to legal insanity as their defense.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZTake a look at our top picks for the most notorious female criminals of the decade and see if you agree with our choices.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZDiane Downs was found guilty of shooting her three children in 1984 because her boyfriend did not want to be a father. She maintains her innocence.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZDerrick Todd Lee, a.k.a. the Baton Rouge Serial Killer, died January 21, 2016, at a hospital where he was transferred for emergency treatment. Cause of death is still unknown. Lee was a peeping tom as a child and a serial killer as an adult who was escaped capture for over a decade. Here is a profile of his life and crimes.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZRodney Alcala is a convicted rapist, torturer and serial killer who evaded justice for 40 years.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZIf you encounter child pornography either online or through the U.S. mail, here is how you can report the crime to the proper authorities.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZDavid Berkowitz, better known as Son of Sam, is an infamous 1970s New York City serial killer who killed six people because a demon dog told him to do it.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZTop picks of true crime books that not only chronicle the crime but dig deep into the criminal mind and uncover the bizarre and disturbing thoughts of serial killers.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA father who killed his two young daughters in an act of revenge against his ex-wife received a stay of execution hours before he was scheduled to die.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZWhy Ray and Faye Copeland, both in their 70s, went from being loving grandparents to serial killers who used the clothing of their victims to make a warm winter quilt to snuggle under is a story both morbid and perplexing.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZKarla Homolka and Paul Bernardo were found guilty of raping, torturing and killing young girls, including Homolka's younger sister.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZPolice are asking for help in identifying the following people believed photographed by serial killer Rodney Alcala.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFemale serial killers can be equally as cruel and ruthless as their male counterparts as the following profiles of black widow killers will reveal.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA bank robbery in Stockholm, Sweden uncovered a mechanism for survival many who are in hostage-related situations turn to in order to manage their fear.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZTommy Lynn Sells is a serial killer that stalked and killed his victims starting at age 16 until he was caught 19 years later.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZPedro Alonzo Lopez, known as the ‘The Monster of the Andes,’ was responsible for the brutal murders of over 350 children.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe trial date for the Slender Man stabbing case has been removed from the court calendar until the appeal court rules on keeping it in adult court.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFrequently asked questions about the gun laws in Colorado.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFor two years Harvey Robinson stalked, raped and killed residents of Allentown, Pennsylvania, making him one of the youngest serial killers in U.S. history.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZMost serial killers do not look like killers, until they are caught, then the evil in their faces is all that you see. Here is a collection of pictures of some of the worst serial killers in U.S. history and descriptions of their crimes.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA collection of Florida death row inmates from the Crime and Punishment Florida Death Row photo gallery.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe nation is always shocked by mothers who kill their children, but this type of crime is more common than we might think.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZEastern State Penitentiary is said to be one of the most haunted places in the USA.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFind out the new regulations on what can and cannot be carried onto US airplanes, including recent changes to the TSA policies.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe Aryan Brotherhood is a notorious prison gang whose powerful reach goes far beyond the prison walls and into mafia circles.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFrequently asked questions about the gun laws in Florida.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA gallery of mugshots of famous rappers, hiphop and R&B artists. Page 13.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZJeffrey Dahmer was responsible for a series of gruesome murders of 17 young men from 1988 until he was caught on July 22, 1991, in Milwaukee.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZIn late October 1979, California authorities were busy hunting down and capturing The Hillside Strangler, Angelo Buono. In the meantime, two more equally barbaric killers had teamed up to fulfill a prison time fantasy - to kidnap, rape, torture and kill a girl for each teenage year. This is their story.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZAlex and Derek King confessed to bludgeoning their father to death because they thought he would be mad because they ran away from home.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe Zodiac Killer was a serial killer whose brutal murders, cryptic letters and haunting phone calls terrorized California residents and challenged investigators for over 30 years.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA criminal trial is scheduled if a defendant continues to plead not guilty after the preliminary hearing and plea bargain negotiations have ended.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZDavid Parker Ray was a serial rapist and sadist who kidnapped women and tortured them into submission.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZBrowse the photo gallery of U.S. gang member's tattoos and find out what the tattoo gang art represents. Page 5.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZKevin Miller, who says he has cancer, told police he gave his wife a gun and asked her to shoot him then beat and shot her to death when she refused.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFrequently asked questions about the gun laws in Iowa.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZDonald 'Pee Wee' Gaskins was the most prolific serial killer in South Carolina history. Once his brutality was unleashed, he knew no boundaries, torturing, killing, cannibalizing victims, both male and female.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZWhen someone fraudulently used your personal identifying information to their own purposes, that is identity theft.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFind out what the crime of battery is, the different types of battery charges with examples and common defense strategies used in battery cases.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZAfter years of torturing, raping, and killing young girls for sexual pleasure, the deadly couple, Karla Homolka and Paul Bernardo, were caught. But was justice served?
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe commercial sexual exploitation of children affects millions of children each year, in countries on every continent.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZPhoto of Arizona Death Row Inmates from the Crime and Punishment gallery of death row inmates.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFrequently asked questions about the gun laws in Indiana.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZOl' Dirty Bastard (ODB) was a rap and hip-hop artist who was in and out of prison during his celebrity years. Page 9.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZBonny Lee Bakley was a con artist who used sex and deception to bilk men -- many of them rich and famous -- out of their money and their children out of their inheritance. When she was shot to death in May 2001, her current husband, Robert Blake, was charged with the crime, but there was a long list of those with a motive.
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2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe Aryan Warriors is a criminal gang that operates inside the Nevada prison system and in certain communities in Nevada.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZBrowse the photo gallery of U.S. gang member's tattoos and find out what the tattoo gang art represents. Page 6.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZAlbert Fish was one of the most vile pedophiles and killers of all time. After his capture, he confessed to the kidnapping and murder of hundreds of children.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZAll through Gaskins life he had what he described as, 'them aggravated and bothersome feelings,' that seemed to push him into criminal activity and was satisfied by rape, torture and murder.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA profile of Andrea Yates, her life, her marriage to Rusty Yates, and the tragic events that led up to her drowning her five children.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZOne of the most violent prisons in history is one of the top spots for those interested in haunted places.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZThe Mansfield Reformatory (aka OSR) is known today as being the most paranormally active facility in Ohio. Inmates who died as a result of the brutal and inhumane conditions, now haunt the cell blocks and halls of OSR.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZAnyone convicted of a crime has the right to appeal that conviction if they believe a legal error has occurred.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZEd Gein's crimes went down in history as some of the most disgusting ever uncovered that encompassed murder, grave robbing and cannibalism.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZIn 2002, Andrea Yates was convicted of murder for three of the deaths of her five children who were found drowned in her home in 2001. In April 2005, her conviction was overturned on appeal because of an error in the testimony of an expert witness for the prosecution in the first trial.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZAn Ohio man who was convicted of killing 11 woman is asking for a new trial because two procedures during his trial were not opened to the public.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZSatanic worshipper, serial killer and rapist, Richard Ramirez, was named The Night Stalker, after terrorizing Los Angeles during a year long killing and raping spree that resulted in his conviction of 43 counts, including 13 murders and other charges including burglary, sodomy, and rape.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZBrowse the photo gallery of U.S. gang member's tattoos and find out what the tattoo gang art represents. Page 7.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZMany parents are turning to computer monitoring software to see where their kids surf, what they chat about and what kind of pictures are exchanged while they are on the Internet. Is this spying or playing safe?
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZDelaware death row inmate Shannon Johnson, who did not appeal his sentence, was executed after being on death row for six years. Page 28.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFind out what the crime of 'kidnapping' is from the About.com Crime & Punishment site.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZProstitution is listed among the crimes some refer to as victimless or consensual crimes
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZFind out what the crime of 'wire fraud' is from the About.com Crime & Punishment site.
2016-10-21T11:15:44ZA tool to help measure a child's readiness to safely taking care of themselves at home alone.