The world famous serial killers in history is defined as individual who has killed one or several people on the basis of psychological disorder. Although the different sources define the word differently the answer to the question:” why they kill?” answers that the victims were alike in several matters like sex, gender or even appearance. The term “serial killer” should not be confused with the word “mass murderer” as mass murderer commits a number of murders at one time.
It would be interesting to analyze the details about the serial killers characteristics. The majority is considered to be about their twenties or thirties, usually white males, though the investigation had the facts about Hispanic or Asian killers, intelligent, had problems with family about abuse or criminal and what main they are the real professionals of their chosen profession as an employee.
Psychologists believe that the majority of this “illness” takes roots from the very beginning-childhood, which means experiencing the broken relationships with the environment or the people they loved the most.
serial killers are organized in three categories: organized, who plan every step they need to take to commit the murder;"deorganized", who have just an interest and are passionately to kill one who seems not looking feet to their standards and mixed, who is considered to be the hardest part for investigators as they need to learn about the psychology of the killer and only then take careful measurements to capture him without violating his life. Nowadays the majority of the population thinks that the world gets more and madder every day, that can be the reason of female serial killers, which was so rare in past times. Female serial killers as the experts consider need to have a certain relationship before they commit crime. It may be a husband, children or simply a beloved person.
Although the motives for different types of serial killers differ, here are some that the readers may get interested in: pleasure, mission, like saving the world with his action, sex, terror, profit and control.
After analyzing the "psych type" of the serial killer, it's time for the readers to be informed about the most famous serial killers in history. Some of the population may unconsciously be fan of that person, until he/she knows the reality. Here is the list of the most famous serial killers in the world: ”jack the ripper”, whose victims were ordinary prostitutes; ”Ed Gein, who was inspired with the famous personage of ”Hannibal Lecter” ;”The Zodiac Killer, who killed people at age of 16 and 29;Ted Bundy, who was educated and charming;” Marry Ann Cotton”, famous for murdering her own children and the top five list ends with “Nannie Doss”, who killed eleven people ,including her own family members.
Of course there are thousands of topics and sub topics to discuss about serial killers, but the reader will hopefully create the general idea how the serial killers think and what they may be look alike. The experts in the psychiatry field think that it's a matter of time and that they certainly can be cured if the patient asks for help in time, but the whole problem is in the fact that they never realize their mistakes. ”They are always right” (for themselves).
List of US serial killers:
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