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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

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 05:42 PM PDT

Judge Weighs Release of Warrants in Golden State Killer Case

Judge Weighs Release of Warrants in Golden State Killer Case

A judge on Tuesday weighed how much information to release about the arrest of a former police officer accused of being the Golden State Killer. Sacramento County Superior Court Judge Michael Sweet began...

Monday, May 14, 2018 at 07:14 AM PDT

Golden State Killer Suspect in Court Amid Fight Over Records

Golden State Killer Suspect in Court Amid Fight Over Records

A 72-year-old former police officer accused of being one of California's most elusive serial killers appeared in a courtroom cage used for defendants in jail Monday as a judge put off a decision on whether to...

Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 03:51 PM PDT

'Golden State Killer' Suspect Charged With 4 More Murders

'Golden State Killer' Suspect Charged With 4 More Murders

The man suspected of being the so-called "Golden State Killer" has been charged with more counts of first-degree murder, these for crimes committed in southern California in the late 1970s and early 1980s....

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 08:04 AM PDT

Killer Suspect's Defense to Motion to Unseal Search Warrants

Killer Suspect's Defense to Motion to Unseal Search Warrants

The man accused of being the Golden State Killer will make an unscheduled appearance in court Wednesday. Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, accused of terrorizing suburban California neighborhoods in a spate of brutal...

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...

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