Published: Wed, 18 Jan 2017 11:20:01 +0000
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZAre you eligible to legally purchase a firearm in the United States? Answer these questions to find out.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZYouth 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZIn the United States there are three basic classifications of criminal offenses, also known as crimes.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe biography of the serial killer, rapist and necrophile, Ted Bundy, and an in-depth look at his life and crimes from his childhood to his death.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZIn spite of last-minute appeals and a request from Pope Francis, Kelly Renee Gissendaner was executed by lethal injection by the state of Georgia.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZSerial killer Ted Bundy killed again after escaping from prison, but he recaptured and in the end, there was no escape for him except death.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZSarah Johnson hid 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZIf 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZA crime occurs when someone breaks the law by an overt act, omission or neglect that can result in punishment.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe bad guys use the holiday season to find easy targets. Follow these tips to help keep your holiday shopping safe and joyous this year.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZKeep up with the latest updates on current criminal cases, trials and investigations in the news, with background information and timelines of events.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe study of the psychopath reveals an individual who is incapable of feeling guilt, remorse or empathy for their actions.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZDon't let your holidays be ruined by becoming a crime victim. Unfortunately, not everyone out there has a peace-on-earth attitude at this time of year.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZDiane 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZHere are some of the most outrageous, bizarre last words spoken by criminals about to be executed.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe pedophile can be anyone but there are some characteristics that many of these predators share.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZCrimes can be committed against persons or property, but all crimes carry a punishment for those who break the law.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZAre you taking all the precautions possible to make sure your family's holiday season is a safe one?
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThinking 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZOn 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZGary 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe profile of a troubled boy who snapped one night and murdered his parents.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZIf 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZBased on the patterns of their murders, multiple killers are classified into three basic categories -- mass murderers, spree killers, and serial killers.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZProfiles and information about some of the most horrific pedophiles and child killers.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZA 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZAlbert 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZRichard Chase savagely murdered six people in what was described as the most grotesque murders the officials had ever witnessed.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZIf you encounter child pornography either online or through the U.S. mail, here is how you can report the crime to the proper authorities.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZTake a look at our top picks for the most notorious female criminals of the decade and see if you agree with our choices.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZJeffrey Dahmer was responsible for a series of gruesome murders of 17 young men from 1988 until he was caught in July 1991 in Milwaukee.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZMovies based on the cases of some of the most notorious serial killers in U.S. history.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZA profile of the life of Pedro Alonzo Lopez, known as the Monster of the Andes, who was responsible for the brutal murders of over 350 children.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZOn November 18, 1993, Tupac "2Pac" Shakur was arrested for sexually abusing a 19-year-old woman, who
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZFemale serial killers can be equally as cruel and ruthless as their male counterparts as the following profiles of black widow killers will reveal.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe Aryan Brotherhood is a notorious prison gang whose powerful reach goes far beyond the prison walls and into mafia circles.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZWilliam Bonin was a habitual sex offender turned serial killer, suspected of sexually assaulting, torturing and killing 21 boys in California.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZSerial killer Charles Ng is a master of manipulating the legal system making his case the most costly trial in U.S. history.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZDerrick 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZAlex and Derek King confessed to bludgeoning their father to death because they thought he would be mad because they ran away from home.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZCharles Ng partnered with Leonard Lake in the kidnapping, sadistic torture, slavery, rape and murder of several people, including children.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZKarla Homolka and Paul Bernardo were found guilty of raping, torturing and killing young girls, including Homolka's younger sister.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZVisitors, security guards and employees have heard unexplained sounds and spotted ghosts wandering through the toughest prisons in US history.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZA defendant who pleads guilty or is found guilty by a jury in a criminal trial faces sentencing for the crime by the judge.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZJohn 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZTommy Lynn Sells is a serial killer that stalked and killed his victims starting at age 16 until he was caught 19 years later.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZIf you have be arrested for a crime, you are at the beginning of what could become a long journey through the criminal justice system.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZProsecutors have filed a motion to sever the cases against the three men indicted for murder and kidnapping in the Holly Bobo case.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZTop 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZOn October 24, 2008, the bodies of Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Hudson's mother and brother were found in the family's home on Chicago's South Side. Shot to death were Hudson's mother, and her brother.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZWhen someone fraudulently used your personal identifying information to their own purposes, that is identity theft.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZFor two years Harvey Robinson stalked, raped and killed residents of Allentown, Pennsylvania, making him one of the youngest serial killers in U.S. history.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZA profile of Andrea Yates, her life, her marriage to Rusty Yates, and the tragic events that led up to her drowning her five children.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe definitions of legal insanity differ from state to state. Here are high-profile cases where defendants turned to legal insanity as their defense.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe commercial sexual exploitation of children affects millions of children each year, in countries on every continent.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe nation is always shocked by mothers who kill their children, but this type of crime is more common than we might think.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZDavid 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZMany 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?
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZFrequently asked questions about the gun laws in Colorado.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZDean 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZMany who study paranormal activity believe these prisons, es history of immense pain and suffering, attract spirits caught between worlds.
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2017-01-18T11:20:01ZRay and Faye Copeland were the older couple that were serial killers and the oldest couple sentenced to death in the U.S. Here is their crime.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZDr. Sam Sheppard was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of his wife in case of wrongful conviction that took years to overturn.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZA collection of Florida death row inmates from the Crime and Punishment Florida Death Row photo gallery.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZIn 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe Aryan Warriors is a criminal gang that operates inside the Nevada prison system and in certain communities in Nevada.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZPhoto of Arizona Death Row Inmates from the Crime and Punishment gallery of death row inmates.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZMichael Ross was a serial killer executed in Connecticut after he waived his right to appeal. It was the first execution in New England in 45 years.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZRichard Kuklinski was one of the most diabolical self-confessed contract killers in American history, who took credit for over 200 murders, including the murder of Jimmy Hoffa.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZA 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZAn in-depth look at the life of serial killer and rapist, Richard Ramirez, dubbed The Night Stalker.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZAfter 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?
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZDue to the overburdened criminal justice system, the vast majority of criminal cases are settled through a process known as plea bargaining.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZPatricia Blackmon is currently on death row in Alabama for the brutal murder of her three year old adopted daughter.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZLyle and Erik Menendez brutally murdered their parents for money then almost succeeded in getting away with the crime by attempting to destroy their parent's reputations with accusations of incest, sexual abuse and sadism.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZMass murderer Richard Farley shot his way into his ex-employer's office and shot to death seven co-workers, and wounded the woman he stalked for years.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZFind out what the crime of 'wire fraud' is from the About.com Crime & Punishment site.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZBrowse the photo gallery of U.S. gang member's tattoos and find out what the tattoo gang art represents. Page 5.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZFrequently asked questions about the gun laws in Indiana.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZFind out the new regulations on what can and cannot be carried onto US airplanes, including recent changes to the TSA policies.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZA 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZFind out what the crime of battery is, the different types of battery charges with examples and common defense strategies used in battery cases.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZSerial killer Israel Keyes admitted he killed at least eight people during trips throughout the United States, but investigators believe there are more.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZAn alphabetical listing of female criminals, murderers, rapists, kidnappers and thieves profiled on Crime and Punishment.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZPhysical violence in a domestic situation is always abusive, but domestic abuse can take many other forms.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZFrequently asked questions about the gun laws in Iowa.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZWomen on Death Row Series from the About Crime Site. Find out what they did to get there.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThe 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZAn 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZA criminal trial is scheduled if a defendant continues to plead not guilty after the preliminary hearing and plea bargain negotiations have ended.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZRodney Alcala is a convicted rapist, torturer and serial killer who evaded justice for 40 years.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZFrequently asked questions about the gun laws in Florida.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZA woman who almost got away with killing her 4-day-old infant son, attempted to kill her infant daughter and was caught and found guilty of both crimes.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZMichael Swango was a physician who was suspected of being one of the most prolific serial killers in U.S. history.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZBrowse the photo gallery of U.S. gang member's tattoos and find out what the tattoo gang art represents. Page 6.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZDonald '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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZAll 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.
2017-01-18T11:20:01ZThere are over 70 people on death row in the United States who were 16 or 17 years old when they committed their crimes. What are the pros and cons of the death penalty for minors? Page 2.