The Unsolved Murders of 3 D.C.-Area Black Gay Men

The unsolved murders of 3 black gay men in the D.C. area gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling. Devin Barrington-Ward, the president of Impulse Group, D.C., an entertainment organization that promotes HIV advocacy and education for black gay men, recently sounded the alarm that no one seems to be … Continue reading The Unsolved Murders of 3 D.C.-Area Black Gay Men

Seth Rich

An unsolved Washington, D.C. murder from 2016 gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling.   Timeline & Victim Seth Rich, 27: July 10, 2016   Victim & Homicide Narrative At around 4:20am, and one block from his apartment building in the Bloomingdale area of Washington, D.C., Seth Rich was shot … Continue reading Seth Rich

The West Memphis Child Murders in Robin Hood Hills

An unsolved triple homicide in Arkansas gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling.  This post examines the murders of three young boys in 1993. Three local teenagers were soon after arrested, tried, and convicted for the murders -- under the premise of having killed the boys while conducting a satanic … Continue reading The West Memphis Child Murders in Robin Hood Hills

Betsy Aardsma

A Pennsylvania cold case from 1969 gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling.  This post examines the murder of Betsy Aardsma, age 22. The crime has not been solved. Victim and Homicide Narrative Born in Holland, Michigan, Betsy was the second of four children. She graduated from Holland High School with honors … Continue reading Betsy Aardsma

The Grimes Sisters

A Chicago cold case from 1956 gets some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling -- and may be linked to the murder of another teenage girl less than a year later. This post examines the double-homicide of teenage sisters Barbara and Patricia Grimes in the hopes that justice will eventually be served. … Continue reading The Grimes Sisters

The Black Dahlias

Who killed Ora Murray, Elizabeth Short, Georgette Bauerdorf, Evelyn Winters, and Jeanne French? A series of cold case murders from 1940s Los Angeles get some clarity with a fresh look at victimology and criminal profiling. Timeline and Victims Ora Murray, 42: July 26, 1943 Georgette Bauerdorf, 20: October 12, 1944 Elizabeth "Beth" Short, 22: January … Continue reading The Black Dahlias