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United States: Force Against Prisoners With Mental Illness

• Tweet Widget<br>• Facebook Like <br>• Email<br>Jail and prison staff throughout the United States have used unnecessary, excessive, and even malicious force against …

Human Rights

The Mass Incarceration Problem in America | VICE News

<i>This article originally appeared on VICE.</i><p>The United States has an enormous prison problem. A more-than-2.4-million-prisoner-sized problem, to be precise, locked up in the archipelago of federal penitentiaries, state corrections facilities, and local jailhouses that form the nation's thriving …

Criminal Justice
Cuba

Albert Fish's Murders | Twisted Minds - a website about serial killers

In 1910, Fish committed his first murder in which he mutilated and tortured his victim. From that point on, he set his sights on children as he saw …

Angelo Buono, The Hillside Strangler

Angelo Anthony Buono, Jr. was one of the two Hillside Stranglers responsible for the 1977 kidnap, rape, torture and murder of nine girls and young …

Dennis Rader

Dennis Rader Biography.com<p>Murderer(1945–)<p>655<p>SHARES<p>Known as the 'BTK killer,' Dennis Rader murdered 10 people in the Wichita, Kansas, area from 1974 …

Convicted Serial Killer Tommy Lynn Sells Executed in Texas

Convicted serial killer Tommy Lynn Sells, who was sent to prison in 1999 and claimed responsibility for dozens of murders across the country, was …

Crime

John Wayne Gacy

John Wayne Gacy Biography.com<p>Murderer(1942–1994)<p>1.6K<p>SHARES<p>John Wayne Gacy was a U.S. serial killer who was found guilty of killing 33 boys and young …

Ted Bundy

Ted Bundy Biography.com<p>Murderer, Criminal(1946–1989)<p>1.3K<p>SHARES<p>American serial killer and rapist Ted Bundy was one of the most notorious criminals of …

Jeffrey Dahmer

Jeffrey Dahmer Biography.com<p>Murderer(1960–1994)<p>14.6K<p>SHARES<p>Convicted serial killer and sex offender Jeffrey Dahmer murdered 17 males between 1978 and …

Richard Ramirez

Richard Ramirez Biography.com<p>Murderer(1960–2013)<p>870<p>SHARES<p>Dubbed the 'Night Stalker,' Richard Ramirez was an American serial killer who killed at …

Gary Ridgway

Gary Ridgway Biography.com<p>Murderer(1949–)<p>594<p>SHARES<p>Serial killer Gary Leon Ridgway, known as the Green River Killer, murdered at least 49 women in …

Edmund Kemper

Edmund Kemper Biography.com<p>Murderer(1948–)<p>1.7K<p>SHARES<p>Serial killer Edmund Kemper killed six young women in the Santa Cruz, California, area and …