One of the world's worst serial killers who is believed to have raped, tortured, and murdered up to 400 young boys is counting his days to freedom. Luis Garavito, who has confessed to butchering 138 victims in Colombia, has spent just 22 years in jail and now his freedom could
A serial killer nurse injected 20 patients a lethal dose of insulin in a killing spree between 2017 and 2018. Reta Mays was a former Army National Guard who completed non-combat roles in Iraq and Afghanistan. When Mays returned to civilian life, she worked as a correctional officer at a
One of the many tragic details in the burned-out Salford flat where Rhona Schofield and Vikki Preston's bodies were found in 2005 are the stained imprints showing Rhona tried to crawl away from the fire. Though police were confident the perpetrators lived among the close-knit community Rhona and Vikki called
A chilling video shows the moment a former sex worker serial killer reveals why she murdered seven men. Aileen Wuornos was put to death by lethal injection in Florida State Prison in 2002 after she shot seven men at point blank range in a year-long killing spree between 1989 and
A sword-wielding vigilante says he's "getting close" to catching a serial killer after three people were stabbed to death in a US city. The self-styled ShadowVision said he has been patrolling Little Rock in Arkansas after a woman was knifed 15 times – and that he knows the criminal's name.
Twisted Ian Brady kept the resting place of his final victim secret for "attention" as it was "all he had left", an author has claimed. He and Myra Hindley abducted at least five children in and around Manchester in the 1960s, in a string of killings that shocked the nation.
The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox Mental health professionals and other staff at Broadmoor Hospital have demystified what life is like in the notorious psychiatric hospital for the country's most dangerous criminals. With the likes of Ronnie Kray,
The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox A sadistic serial killer dubbed 'The Doodler' sketched his victims on napkins before going on to slaughter them. The evil killer, who has never been caught, carefully selected his targets in gay
Murderers might seem like lonely creatures, doing their evil deeds in secret. But misery loves company, and some killers hunt in pairs. The horrific crimes of killers like the Moors Murderers and Fred and Rose West seem to be more evil because they were born out of a twisted kind
She was lucky to escape with her life after being brutally attacked by the Yorkshire Ripper. But Mo Lea amazingly refuses to brand Peter Sutcliffe "evil" – despite being left with a broken jaw, fractured cheekbone and cracked skull after he hit her with a sharpened screwdriver. Sutcliffe died in