DNA Match From A Tissue Helped Locate Man Believed To Be Golden State KillerJoseph DeAngelo, 72, is suspected of committing at least a dozen killings and roughly 50 rapes in the 1970s and '80s.
KKK Leader Involved In 'Mississippi Burning' Murders Dies In Prison At 92His conviction came 41 years to the day after James Chaney, Michael Schwerner and Andrew Goodman, all in their 20s, were ambushed and killed by Klansmen.
Parole Denied For OC Man Convicted Of 9-Day Killing SpreeSerial killer Brett Thomas was denied parole on Friday, forcing him to remain behind bars for at least another seven years.
Parole Decision Upheld In Case Of '85 Teacher, Student SlayingsA state appeals court has upheld a decision by California Gov. Jerry Brown to deny parole to a man convicted in the 1985 slayings of a Pasadena high school teacher and student.
Man Who Plotted Wife's 1985 Murder That Inspired 2 Books, TV Miniseries Dies At 61David Brown was accused of persuading two teenagers —one his daughter, the other his sister-in-law and secret lover, Patti Bailey — to kill his wife.
Calif. Supreme Court Reverses Death Sentence Ruling In 1994 Murder CaseThe California Supreme Court Monday reversed the death sentence of a man convicted of killing two women, including the mother of Jane's Addiction guitarist Dave Navarro, in a West Los Angeles home in March 1993.
What's Wrong With this Picture?: the 3x Ax-Murderer's New JobThomas McCulloch and his lover chopped up a cop, a nurse and a patient at a state hospital in England. Now, McCulloch gets to leave prison on day trips to chop up bushes and trees.
Investigators Still On The Trail Of 'Original Night Stalker'Long before police dubbed Richard Ramirez "the Night Stalker," authorities in Santa Barbara county were on the trail of an elusive serial killer who also struck with no pattern, no warning.