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Golden State Killer Case: Complete Coverage

Golden State Killer Case: Complete Coverage

Complete Coverage: The Hunt for a Prolific Rapist and Serial Killer

Saturday, Apr 28, 2018 at 04:14 AM PDT

Earlier Search for California Serial Killer Led to Wrong Man

Earlier Search for California Serial Killer Led to Wrong Man

Investigators hunting for the so-called Golden State Killer turned to searching genetic websites in 2017 but misidentified an Oregon man as a potential suspect. A year later, after using a similar technique,...

Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 04:20 PM PDT

Genetic Website Subpoenaed in California Serial Killer Probe

Genetic Website Subpoenaed in California Serial Killer Probe

Investigators hunting for the so-called Golden State Killer subpoenaed a genetic website last year while investigating an Oregon man who was misidentified as a potential suspect. The revelation that investigat...

Friday, Apr 27, 2018 at 07:59 AM PDT

Golden State Killer Survivor Recounts 1976 Incident

Golden State Killer Survivor Recounts 1976 Incident

Tracy Thomas was just 12-years-old in the August of 1976 when she saw a man try to take off the screen of her bedroom window. 

Wednesday, Apr 25, 2018 at 06:35 PM PDT

Daughter of Golden State Killer Victims Speaks Out

Daughter of Golden State Killer Victims Speaks Out

Santa Cruz resident Jennifer Carole was only 18 years old when both of her parents were brutally murdered by the Golden State Killer. She relives emotions Wednesday following the arrest of Joseph James Deangelo...

Thursday, Apr 26, 2018 at 08:55 AM PDT

Woman Attacked by Golden State Killer Speaks After Ex-Cop's Arrest

Woman Attacked by Golden State Killer Speaks After Ex-Cop's Arrest

“I knew what he wanted,” Margaret Wardlow told NBC News.

Friday, Apr 27, 2018 at 05:56 PM PDT

A Look at DNA-Sharing Services and Privacy

A Look at DNA-Sharing Services and Privacy

The use of a genealogy website to track down a suspected California serial killer illustrates both the extraordinary power of DNA-sharing services and the broad privacy concerns that surround the fast-growing...

Thursday, Apr 26, 2018 at 08:55 AM PDT

Arrest in Golden State Killer Case Brings Closure to Victims

Arrest in Golden State Killer Case Brings Closure to Victims

Jane Carson-Sandler's morning in 1976 turned from innocence to terror when a masked man broke into her home and entered the bedroom where she lay snuggled with her 3-year-old son. He confronted them with a...

Friday, Apr 27, 2018 at 11:33 PM PDT

Suspected 'Golden State Killer' Arraigned in Court

Suspected 'Golden State Killer' Arraigned in Court

The man accused of being the Golden State Killer, who terrorized suburban California neighborhoods in a spate of brutal rapes and slayings in the 1970s and '80s before leaving a cold trail that baffled...

Friday, Apr 27, 2018 at 02:35 PM PDT

Genealogy Site Didn't Know it Was Used to Seek Serial Killer

Genealogy Site Didn't Know it Was Used to Seek Serial Killer

The genealogy website used to find the man accused of being California's Golden State Killer had no idea its database was tapped in pursuit of a suspect who eluded law enforcement for four decades, the site's...

Thursday, Apr 26, 2018 at 03:31 AM PDT

Ex-Cop Arrested in Decades-Old Golden State Killer Cold Case

Ex-Cop Arrested in Decades-Old Golden State Killer Cold Case

A man who was dubbed "The Golden State Killer" after he allegedly killed and raped multiple people across the state of California has been arrested, officials announced Wednesday. A 72-year-old ex-police...

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