Serial Killers

Victims Spotlight: Remembering the Victims of the Green River Killer (Part 2)

In memory of all the lost and murdered young women who fell victim to the Green River Killer, with my profound regret that they never had the chance to make the new start so many of them hoped to achi...

Victims Spotlight: Remembering the Victims of the Green River Killer

In memory of all the lost and murdered young women who fell victim to the Green River Killer, with my profound regret that they never had the chance to make the new start so many of them hoped to achi...

The Forgotten Victims and Never-ending Myth of Ted Bundy Part 3

As insane as it might sound, from the moment he was arrested for kidnapping in August of 1975, Theodore Robert Bundy was thrust into the spotlight for his traditional good looks (although that depends...

The Forgotten Victims and Never-ending Myth of Ted Bundy Part 2

Ted Bundy appears to be bigger than ever before with reports circulating in May 2021, that yet another movie was in the works about him. And, in keeping with previous iterations of this particular tru...

Five Horror Movies That Set LGBTQ+ Rights Back

In honor of Pride 2021, we’re looking at the queer horror canon that most set the movement back. Here are five films, in particular, that portray the LGBTQIA community in a poor light.  How many have ...

The Forgotten Victims and Never-ending Myth of Ted Bundy

In May 2021, reports circulated that yet another Ted Bundy movie was in the works. And, in keeping with previous iterations of this particular true-life story, another so-called “hot” acto...

Monsters and Medicine: The Chicago Tylenol Murders

The Chicago Tylenol Murders are the sort of unsolved case that fans the fire in a true crime fan’s belly. In part, this feeling stems from childhood whimsy that we never quite grow out of, a nee...

Wealthy Women Who Kill

Wealthy Women Who Kill: Three Terrifying Stories of Female Serial Killers

Wealthy women who kill oddly tied in this semester when I asked my criminal justice students about what topics they would like to cover. While picking the topic gives the students a break in the humdr...

Todd Kohlhepp: A Chilling Profile of one of America’s Newest Serial Killers

Todd Kohlhepp is one of America’s newest serial killers. He was caught in November 2016 after being undiscovered for thirteen years in the American South. The following is an in-depth look of th...