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File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Alaska Serial Killer Robert Hansen Dies At 75

Convicted Alaska serial killer Robert Hansen, who abducted women and hunted them down in the Alaska wilderness in the 1970s as Anchorage boomed with construction of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline, died Thursday. He was 75.

08/21/2014

File photo of a prison. (credit: David Greedy/Getty Images)

TV Show To Profile Alaska Serial Killer Israel Keyes

An upcoming special episode of Investigation Discovery’s “Dark Minds” TV series says it has new information about confessed Alaska serial killer Israel Keyes, including the identity of a potential victim.

CBS Seattle–03/20/2014

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FBI Releases Updated Timeline Of AK Serial Killer

The FBI released an updated timeline of travels and crimes by Israel Keyes, a confessed Alaska serial killer who is believed to have killed 11 people before committing suicide in his jail cell last year.

CBS Seattle–08/13/2013

File photo of a hearse driving a casket through a cemetery. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Serial Killer Ted Bundy’s Mother Dies At 88

The mother of serial killer Ted Bundy has died in her hometown of Tacoma, Wash.

01/10/2013

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Police: Man Researched Serial Killers During Murder Spree

An Alaska man who confessed to killing at least eight people across the country had researched Ted Bundy and other serial killers, saying he recognized himself in them, investigators said Monday.

12/11/2012

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FBI: Confessed Killer Planned To Strike Again

A confessed Alaska serial killer who targeted people across the country told authorities he planned to strike again in the state if he had gotten away with the murder of an 18-year-old Anchorage barista, the FBI said Thursday.

12/07/2012

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FBI Releases Details In Alaska Serial Killer Death

A security video showing the abduction of an Alaska barista is unnerving on its own, but it only hints at the horror ahead for the 18-year-old woman.

CBS Seattle–12/05/2012

Chicago police and hired technicians use a ground penetrating radar device in an attempt to confirm the existence of more bodies, victims of serial killer John Wayne Gacy on Nov. 23, 1998. (credit: JAY CRIHFIELD/AFP/Getty Images)

Oregon Man Learns Family Thought He Was Killed By Serial Killer Gacy

An Oregon man says he had no idea that his family back in the Chicago area feared he may have been killed by serial killer John Wayne Gacy.

12/21/2011

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