Golden State Killer: Emotions Soar As Joseph DeAngelo's Victims Confront Him In CourtroomConvicted Golden State Killer Joseph James DeAngelo, a former police officer who eluded capture for four decades, faced his victims in court Tuesday on the first of four days of hearings before he is sentenced to jail for the rest of his life. Four of the cases he has pleaded guilty to occurred in Contra Costa County.
Report: Golden State Killer To Plead Guilty To Avoid Death PenaltyLawyers involved in the Golden State Killer trail may have reached a deal that will find suspect Joseph James DeAngelo pleading guilty to 88 charges of murder, rape and other crimes in order to avoid the death penalty, according to published reports.
'Grim Sleeper' Serial Killer Lonnie Franklin Found Dead In San Quentin Death Row CellLonnie D. Franklin Jr., the infamous 'Grim Sleeper' killer who was on San Quentin's death row for the murders of nine women and one teenage girl, has been found dead in his cell.
'Toolbox Killer' Lawrence Bittaker Dies On San Quentin Death RowLawrence Sigmund Bittaker, a serial killer and rapist known as one of the infamous "Toolbox Killers" who kidnapped, raped, tortured and murdered five teenage girls in Southern California in 1979, has died at San Quentin State Prison at the age of 79.
Prosecutors: Man Accused In Cold Case Murder Of Marin County Woman A Suspected Serial KillerProsecutors are branding a 73-year-old Arizona man a serial killer in a bid to convince a Nevada judge to deny bail pending trial in the killing of a Marin County woman more than 40 years ago.
Alameda County Serial Killer Dies On San Quentin's Death RowA condemned serial killer who murdered five Alameda County women after brutally beating and raping four of them has been found dead in his cell on San Quentin's Death Row, prison officials announced Friday.
Alleged Golden State Killer Will Face Death SentenceThe alleged Golden State Killer, charged with a terrifying crime spree in the 1970s and 80s spanning six California counties, will face the death penalty when he tried for the crimes, prosecutors announced Wednesday.
Notorious California Serial Killer Juan Corona Dies Juan Corona, one of the nation's most notorious serial killers who was convicted of slaying 25 farm laborers, has died in prison at age 85.
Police Release Updated Sketch, Audio Tape Of Infamous 'Doodler' Mass Murder SuspectCold case investigators released an updated sketch and audio tape Wednesday of a suspect they believe is the 'Doodler' -- a serial killer who terrorized gay San Francisco men in the mid-1970s.
DNA Clears Accused Golden State Killer Of 1975 MurderAfter DNA tests, the accused Golden State Killer has been cleared of involvement in the 1975 murder of a 14-year-old girl in the Central Valley.
Accused Golden State Killer Looks Gaunt In Court, Will Keep Public DefenderThe man accused of being the infamous Golden State Killer was back in a Sacramento county courtroom Thursday afternoon for a brief hearing.