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Carl Clauberg - Carl Clauberg was a German medical doctor who conducted medical experiments on human beings in Nazi concentration camps during World War II. He worked with Horst Schumann in X-ray sterilization experiments at Auschwitz concentration camp.

Edmund Emil "Big Ed" Kemper III (born December 18, 1948), also known as "The Co-ed Killer", is an American serial killer, necrophile, and cannibal who was active in California in the early 1970s. He started his criminal life by shooting both his grandparents when he was 15 years old. Kemper later killed and dismembered six female hitchhikers in the Santa Cruz area. He then murdered his mother and one of her friends before turning himself in

Ohio man charged with kidnapping and murdering 3 women found wrapped in trash bags. Only one of the three victims has been identified due to the advanced states of decomposition of the bodies.

John List shot his entire family in their home. List was captured in 1989 after nearly two decades on the loose.. List died in prison in 2008.

Henry Lee Lucas was a necrophiliac that beat, stabbed, strangled, and dismembered his victims. He is believed to have committed over 100 horrendous murders, including his mother and 10-year-old niece. Lucas was a roofer and many of the murders were committed with his co-worker, Ottis Toole, who was just as sadistic. Both men had horribly abusive upbringings... the creation of two more serial killers.

Anjette Lyles was born in Georgia in 1917. Between 1952-1958, she murdered 2 husbands, her mother-in-law and 9-year old daughter by arsenic poisoning all for the insurance money. In 1958, she was found guilty of murder and sentenced to death. She was later found to be insane and spent the rest of her life at the state mental institution in Milledgeville, Georgia. She died of a heart attack in 1977 aged 60.

Delphine LaLaurie was a sadistic socialite who lived in New Orleans. Her home was a chamber of horrors. On April 10, 1834, a fire broke out in the mansion’s kitchen, and firefighters found two slaves chained to the stove. The firefighters were lead by other slaves to the attic, where the real surprise was. Over a dozen disfigured and maimed slaves were manacled to the walls or floors. Several had been the subjects of gruesome medical experiments (see link for full story)

Dorothea Puente was abandoned as an infant & raised in an orphanage. Over the next 40 years, she married 4 times & gave birth to a daughter, whom she immediately put up for adoption. At the age of 53, she was sent to prison for drugging old men & stealing their money. Released in '85, she opened a rooming house for elderly people on fixed incomes. Over the next 2 years, close to 25 of her boarders disappeared. Police found seven corpses on her premises. She was sentenced to life in prison.

The Bloody Benders were an alleged family of serial killers who owned a small general store and inn in Osage township, Labette County, Kansas from 1871 to 1873. The inn was a simple one room house divided into living quarters and the kitchen and store area. The family consisted of John Bender, Mrs. Bender, son John Jr. and daughter Kate. They killed 11 victims.

Antonis Daglis born 1974. Greek serial killer convicted of the murders of 3 women+attempted murder of 6 others in Athens. The "Athens Ripper" was sentenced to 13 terms of life imprisonment +25 years.He was arrested for the rape+abduction of an English woman & he confessed to the rape,strangulation +disemberment with a hacksaw of 2 women & the attempted murder of a further 6 & having robbed all 8 women between 1992-95. He committed suicide on 2 Aug 1997

Ted Bundy

27 murder victims found in Pennsylvania woods, 1949 (Still unsolved)

The Warwick slasher all grown up. He will be released from prison in the year 2020.

Patrick Mackay (born September 25, 1952) is a British serial killer who confessed to murdering eleven people in England in the mid 1970s.

Dennis Nilsen This vicious and psycho serial killer killed at least fifteen men and boys between 1978 and 1983 and retained their corpses. He was eventually caught when someone complained of drain blockage. The drain cleaning company found that the drains were congested with human flesh and contacted the police. He was sentenced to life imprisonment. He was initially given a 25 years sentence which was later extended to whole life tariff.

Robert Charles Browne, a convicted killer serving a life sentence for the murder of a 13-year-old Colorado girl admitted to a series of 48 other murders from 1970 until his arrest in 1995.

Jake Bird, also known as the Tacoma Ax Murder, is a transient who is known to have committed 11 murders and several rapes in various states in the 1930's and 40's. While in prison he confessed to 44 murders and rapes mostly by either ax or stabbing. In 1949 at the penitentary at Walla Walla Bird was executed by hanging.

Joseph Edward Duncan III has been convicted of kidnaping and murder. Idaho gave him six life sentences, California gave him a life sentence and in federal court he was given three death sentences. His most publicized victims would be the Groene kids; Shasta survived and Dyland was murdered.

Mack Ray Edwards confessed to molesting and murdering six children in Los Angeles County between 1953 and 1970. He was convicted and sentenced to death, but committed suicide in his San Quentin prison cell on October 30, 1971.

The cell Ted Bundy escaped from on 30th December 1977 (by cutting a hole in the ceiling).

Tillie Gburek (1876-1936) In the early 1900s, the Polish community of Chicago was living in fear of their local "seer" Tillie Gburek. She had a talent for predicting deaths weeks in advance, including those of 3 of her husbands and multiple neighbors. Truthfully, her power came from arsenic and a stealthy hand. She was sentenced to life in 1923.

Jonestown Mass Suicide - Peoples Temple was a religious organization founded in 1955 by Jim Jones that, by the mid-1970s, included over a dozen locations in California. On November 18, 1978, in Guyana, 918 people died at the Peoples Temple Agricultural Project (called "Jonestown") & nearby airstrip at Port Kaituma, in an organized mass suicide/killing. Casualties at the airstrip included Congressman Leo Ryan.

Andrea Yates. Drowned all 5 of her children in the bathtub one at a time.

Naomi Gaines July 4, 2003 she threw her 14 month old twins into the Mississippi river in Saint Paul, Minnesota. She also jumped into the water but was rescued along with one of her twins boys the other one could not be found until boaters spotted his body downriver two days later. She told police she wanted to kill herself and did not want to leave behind her twins boys in a hostile world. She was committed to Minnesota Security Hospital but later sentenced to 19 years for the death of her sons.