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Criminal Cases

Articles discussing various unsolved criminal cases such as the Zodiac Killer and the Jack the Ripper.

The Colonial Parkway Killer

Victims of the Colonial Parkway Killer

At least 8 individuals and possibly 4 more were killed in the Colonial Parkway area of VA. The Colonial Parkway killer was never found and the murders remain unsolved

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The Boy in the Box

Photo of the Boy in the Box

He had deep bruises covering much of the his body and face and experts speculate that due to the cold weather, the child may have been lying in that box between 2-3 days to 2 to 3 weeks.

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D.B. Cooper

Sketch of DB Cooper

FBi Special Agent Larry Carr, who is now investigating this case, thinks Dan Cooper most likely did not survive the jump from the plane, but still wants to know for sure.

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The JonBenet Ramsey Murder

JonBenet Ramsey

They claimed that a 1999 show on JonBenet’s murder investigation named their son Burke as a prime suspect in the JonBenet Ramsey murder case.

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Jack the Ripper

Police photograph of the murder scene of Mary Jane Kelly, the 5th canonical victim of Jack the Ripper.

One of the reasons why The Ripper so appeals to the public imagination is that he was the first killer who branded himself.

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The Zodiac Killer

This is a copy of the letter and cipher that the Zodiac mailed to the San Francisco Chronicle

Continuing in the grand tradition of Jack the Ripper and Dusseldorf Vampire Peter Kurten - and foreshadowing BTK - The Zodiac sent the press and the police ingenious and mocking letters publicizing his kills.

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The Black Dahlia

Elizabeth Short mushot

The last time Elizabeth Short was seen, it was in the Biltmore Hotel, where she met her sister. This is where the trail ends for authorities.

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