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Mentality of Serial Killers
The nature of evil within the nation's most notorious serial killers
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John Wayne Gacy Biography

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Biography.com profiles the life and crimes of John Wayne Gacy, the worst mass murderer in United States history.
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John Wayne Gacy Jr., famous Chicago serial killer — The Early Years — Crime Library on truTV.com

John Wayne Gacy Jr., famous Chicago serial killer — The Early Years — Crime Library on truTV.com | Mentality of Serial Killers | Scoop.it

had lots of accidents leading to him being evil.


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Insights on why people 'snap' and kill

Insights on why people 'snap' and kill | Mentality of Serial Killers | Scoop.it

Here are some insights on why people kill.  "There is a pathway to violence that starts with some thinking and then fantasizing about a plan" said Dr. Peter Ash.  An outburst with intent to kill usually takes a minimum of a few days.

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This is soooo helpful thanks
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Predestined Serial Killers | Serendip's Exchange

Predestined Serial Killers | Serendip's Exchange | Mentality of Serial Killers | Scoop.it

One of the top reasons serial killers end up how they do is because of brain damage. As a child if they were abused, that could lead to brain damage which is why they turn to killing.


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Serial Killers – The Most Important Characteristics

Serial Killers – The Most Important Characteristics | Mentality of Serial Killers | Scoop.it

The most important characteristics of serial killers are shown on this website. Starting from a young age, these individuals manifest psychiatric problems. They come from a deeply troubled family and have a great resentment towards them.   

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This will help to find similarities in killers
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Serial Killers Speak

Small clips from 8 notorious serial killers. Their thoughts about their actions.

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The Science of Evil

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Why do ordinary people sometimes commit unthinkable acts?
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Ted Bundy Biography

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 Despite the brutal acts that serial rapist and murderer Ted Bundy committed, his hightly-publicized trial made him a celebrity.

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What Makes A Serial Killer Kill?

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The question is this, what makes a serial killer kill? 15 years was spent investigating that very question by a Radford University psychology professor and his students.

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Nov. 18, 1957: Ed Gein’s arrest

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Wisconsin farmer admits to "killing for seven years." 

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Serial Killers Shaped by Society, Study Claims : Discovery News

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According to new research, serial killers are distorted reflections of society's own values, and not so much of a psychological problem.

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Confessed Serial Killer: I'd Kill Again

Prosecutors said John Hughes, 33, has admitted killing a trucker at a rest-stop along Interstate 29 in October 2008. But in an interview with KMBC's Lara Mor...
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Serial Killers' Psychology

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Researchers investigate inside the mind of a serial killer.

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an interesting read

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What Causes Someone to Act on Violent Impulses and Commit Murder?: Scientific American

What Causes Someone to Act on Violent Impulses and Commit Murder?: Scientific American | Mentality of Serial Killers | Scoop.it

Some people are able to control anger or frustration and channel these feelings to nondestructive outlets. Others are not. People are often confronted with feelings of disappointment, frustration and anger. 

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What drives a kid to kill?

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School shootings and youth violence. Find out what cause it here. "They're frustrated, angry, in some pain, not getting everything they want. They feel like victims. They have no concern about others -- they don't think about others. It's all about who they are and what they want."

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Victims of Violence - Serial Killers

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Victims of violence often are susseptable to more violent behaviors later on in life due to the horrific experiences they may have suffered early on in life.


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Most Notorious Serial Killers | Twisted Minds - a website about serial killers

Most Notorious Serial Killers | Twisted Minds - a website about serial killers | Mentality of Serial Killers | Scoop.it

Stories about some of the most notorious serial killers of our times. These stories include their childhood, continuing with the murders, their victims, and their trials. 

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This will be helpful to find what goes on in the mind of the killers
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Aileen Wuornos EXECUTE ME WITH DIGNITY

Aileen Wuornos - Leading up to her execution, Wuornos comes clean about the murders that she committed before her execution.

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Science of Evil

A research subject faces a rudimentary dilemma designed to show emotion in brain. Explorer: Science of Evil : WED JANUARY 9 8P et/pt : http://channel.nationa...
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Ted Bundy's reaction to the murder of Kimberley Leach

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Excerpts of Letters From BTK Killer | Fox News

Excerpts of Letters From BTK Killer | Fox News | Mentality of Serial Killers | Scoop.it
Excerpts from BTK communications sent to Wichita media outlets in the 1970s.
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Case File - Ed Gein

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Jeffrey Dahmer Biography

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Biography.com looks at the dark life of serial killer and sex offender Jeffrey Dahmer. Read about out his life and how he was murdered in prison in 1994.
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Charles Manson Epic Answer

Charles Manson gives his explanation and who he is. Nobody.

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Dennis Rader Biography

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Biography.com investigates the deadly work of serial killer Dennis Rader, known as the BTK Killer, who terrorized Witchita, Kansas for nearly 20 years.
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