The Worst Christmas Massacre

I will never understand this case isn’t better known. This killer is single handedly responsible for this 1987 Christmas Massacre; it is the worst family annihilator case in the US, though he went on to attack many more than just family…

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Update On Child Killer Eric Smith

Caution: This case involves a detailed crime against a very young child and non graphic crime scene photos. If you’re​ sensitive to this, you may wish to skip this one.

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The Despicable Westley Allan Dodd

Being a victim of child abuse, especially sexual, leaves it’s permanent mark on a victim. It either makes us despise child abusers, or it turns it’s victims into abusers themselves. Westley Allan Dodd had been sexually abused as a young boy, and by the time he was 13 he was assaulting easily accessible younger children such as his own cousins. Eventually this wasn’t good enough, and Westley began to kill…

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Coincidence, Or Something More

I’m sure this story will be familiar for most of you: a lovely young mother disappeared just a week or so before she was due to give birth to her little boy. Nearly 3 months after her disappearance, this young woman’s torso, still donning maternity clothes, was discovered floating in the San Francisco Bay. The father of the unborn baby boy is most likely the culprit…

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The Babysitter’s Savage Murder

On Saturday, March the 24th of 1984 Freshman Karen Slattery had been babysitting for the Helms family; she was left in charge of two sisters aged 7 and 2 whilst their parents went on a date. The 14 year old babysat these little girls often, and was very comfortable in the Helms home; Karen had no reason to believe that this night would be different from any other time she’d babysat, but it was. Karen was savagely murdered by an intruder…

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