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Monsters Among Us: Joseph Oberhansley got out of prison for killing his girlfriend Sabrina Elder, now he is charged with killing another woman, Tammy Jo Blanton

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Tammy Blanton

Joseph Oberhansley Killed Ex-Girlfriend, Ate Parts Of Her Brain, Heart And Lungs
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Report: Accused killer admits to cannibalism
Police: murder suspect should have been in jail
Jeffersonville murder suspect in court
Oberhansley formally charged with murder
Cops: Man cooks & eats murdered girlfriend’s brain
Examining Accused Murderer
Audio released from 1998 parole board hearing for man accused of cannibalism
Sabrina Elder murder 12/9/1998 West Valley City, UT *Boyfriend, Joseph Oberhansley, pled guilty, sentenced to 15 years in prison; Released July 10, 2012*
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Joseph Oberhansley
Joseph Oberhansley

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Monsters Among Us: John Williams Branden

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Kate Jewel and Turid Bentley

Victims
Kate Jewel (survived)
Turid ‘Turi’ Bentley, 66
Randall Nozawa, 48 (survived) [no picture]

Turid ‘Turi’ Bentley
Couple found dead in Gig Harbor home
Couple found dead in Gig Harbor house
Murder-suicide shrouded in mystery
Gig Harbor killer wanted in Oregon
Murder-suicide investigation takes bizarre turn
Gig Harbor murder-suicide case takes strange turn
Woman In Hiding Speaks Out
Ann Rule’s latest features Orcas resident

Books
Mortal Danger (Ann Rule’s Crime Files Book 13)

Movies/Documentaries
Handsome Devils: The Abusive Charmer

John Williams Branden
John Williams Branden

Monsters Among Us: Robert John Bardo shot and killed actress Rebecca Schaeffer after stalking her for 3 years; Sentenced to LWOP

Rebecca Schaeffer
Rebecca Schaeffer

Find-A-Grave: Rebecca Schaeffer
IMDb: Rebecca Schaeffer
Rebecca Schaeffer says co-star really like big sister
Actress Rebecca Schaeffer Fatally Shot at Apartment
Rebecca Schaeffer, ‘My Sister Sam’ star, slain in LA
Slain actress Schaeffer buried in hometown
Actress’ parents say suspect wrote to daughter
‘Obsessed fan’ in Tucson arrested for murder
Murder suspect seemed as determined as victim
‘Obsessive Fan’ Charged in Murder of Actress
Neighbors recall bizarre acts by min linked to slaying
Accused: Still loves murdered actress
Fan Convicted of Murder in Actress’ Slaying
Man Who Killed TV Actress Gets Life Without Parole
Actress’ slayer sentenced to life
Obsessed Fan Gets Life For Murder of Actress
crimelibrary: Stalkers: The Psychological Terrorist
Murderpedia: Robert John Bardo
Wikipedia: Rebecca Schaeffer
Wikipedia: Robert John Bardo
Rebecca Schaeffer’s murder helped boost protection for stars
Haunted by fear of a stalaker

Movies/Documentaries
Dead On Arrival: Fatal Obsession

INMATE INFORMATION

RobertBardo

Name: BARDO, ROBERT ALLEN
CDCR#: H21272
Age: 44
Admission Date: 01/15/1992
Current Location: Ironwood
19005 Wiley’s Well Road
Blythe, CA 92225
(760) 921-3000

Monsters Among Us: William Jewett Jr raped and killed 17-year-old Jennifer Mullin; Sentenced to life in prison

From William Jewett Jr appeal:

remembering the victimsOn January 30, 1993, the body of a seventeen year old woman was discovered in a wooded area in Rockland. A Superior Court jury convicted the defendant, William C. Jewett, Jr., the last known person to have seen the victim alive, of her rape and murder in the first degree by deliberate premeditation. On appeal, the defendant claims that the prosecutor acted improperly by not disclosing material evidence to the jury, that his trial counsel rendered ineffective assistance, and that the prosecutor offered false and deceptive evidence to the grand jury. The defendant also argues that the motion judge (who was not the trial judge) abused her discretion by denying his motion for a new trial without holding an evidentiary hearing. Finally, the defendant asserts that three errors — improper expert opinion on sexual assault, lack of an accident instruction, and admission of prejudicial bad acts evidence — none of which was objected to at trial or raised in the motion for a new trial, created a substantial likelihood of a miscarriage of justice mandating exercise of our authority under G. L. c. 278, § 33E, to order a new trial. We affirm the convictions of murder in the first degree and rape, and decline to exercise our power under G. L. c. 278, § 33E.

We summarize the facts in their light most favorable to the Commonwealth, reserving certain details for discussion in connection with the issues raised. The defendant and the victim had known each other socially for a number of years, but had never been romantically involved. On the evening of January 29, 1993, they both attended a party at a mutual friend’s apartment in Weymouth. Sometime before 1 A.M. on January 30, 1993, as the last guests were leaving the party, the defendant said he would drive the victim home. The defendant’s automobile, which was seventeen years old and unregistered, would not start, so a friend in a truck used jumper cables to start it. The automobile was running very noisily and backfiring,
so the friend followed it for a short distance in his truck. The two vehicles parted ways in a parking lot after the defendant said the automobile was fine.

The victim had a 12:30 A.M. curfew. When she failed to arrive home by 1 A.M., her mother telephoned the apartment where the party had been held. By morning, both of the victim’s parents and some of her friends began looking for her in the neighborhood. After learning that the victim had left the party with the defendant, the victim’s father telephoned him. The defendant told him that he had dropped the victim off at the end of her street at about 12:30 A.M., because she wanted to finish her beer before going home.

Later that afternoon, while investigating what looked like a blue rag on his property, a resident of Turner Road in Rockland discovered the victim’s body lying partially covered by pine needles, twigs, and leaves in a wooded area. He telephoned the police. Dr. James Weiner, a State medical examiner, declared the victim dead at the scene and conducted a preliminary examination of the body. His examination revealed that the victim’s lipstick was not smeared, but her blouse was pulled off her left shoulder, and two buttons in the middle of the blouse had been torn off. Her pants were buttoned, but the zipper was open and broken. One leg of her pantyhose had been torn completely off, and one of her boots was missing. Her underwear and pantyhose were rolled up, and she appeared to have been redressed.

Commonwealth v William C Jewett Jr 2004 (conviction and sentence affirmed)

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INMATE INFORMATION

Offender Name: WILLIAM JEWETT
Offender ID:W65623
Date of Birth:
Age:
Race: Unknown
Gender: Male

Custody Status: In Custody
Location of Offender:Old Colony Correctional Center (Medium Security)

Monsters Among Us: Kenneth West raped and killed Cindy O’Keefe; Sentenced to 25 years to life in prison

Cindy OKeefe
Cindy O’Keefe

Westchester Village is stunned by two murders in four days
Man arrested in 1983 killing
DNA Tests Lead to Arrest in a 25-Year-Old Killing
DNA test snares thug in ’83 slay
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Split decision in Westchester slayings trial
Serial Killer Convicted in Westchester County Cold Case Murder of a Quarter Century Ago
TV show details quest to solve 1983 Pelham slaying

Movies/Documentaries
On the Case with Paula Zahn: A Murder in Pelham

INMATE INFORMATION

Kenneth West

Identifying and Location Information
As of 08/31/14
DIN (Department Identification Number) 09A2183
Inmate Name WEST, KENNETH
Sex MALE
Date of Birth 07/19/1964
Race / Ethnicity BLACK
Custody Status IN CUSTODY
Housing / Releasing Facility FIVE POINTS
Date Received (Original) 04/27/2009
Date Received (Current) 04/27/2009
Admission Type RETURN FROM PAROLE/COND REL
County of Commitment WESTCHESTER
Latest Release Date / Type (Released Inmates Only)

Crimes of Conviction

Crime MURDER 2ND
Class A1

Sentence Terms and Release Dates
Under certain circumstances, an inmate may be released prior to serving his or her minimum term and before the earliest release date shown for the inmate.
As of 08/31/14
Aggregate Minimum Sentence 0025 Years, 00 Months, 00 Days
Aggregate Maximum Sentence LIFE Years, 99 Months, 99 Days
Earliest Release Date 04/09/2021
Earliest Release Type PAROLE ELIGIBILITY DATE
Parole Hearing Date 12/2020
Parole Hearing Type INITIAL RELEASE APPEARANCE
Parole Eligibility Date 04/09/2021
Conditional Release Date NONE
Maximum Expiration Date LIFE
Maximum Expiration Date for Parole Supervision 10/14/2011
Post Release Supervision Maximum Expiration Date

Serial KIller: *Butcher Baker* Robert Hansen killed at least 17 women, sentenced to years in prison; Died 8/21/2014

Robert Hansen victims

Known Victims
Lisa Futrell, 41
Malai Larsen, 28
Sue Luna, 23
Tami Pederson, 20
Angela Feddern, 24
DeLynn “Sugar” Frey
Paula Goulding
Andrea “Fish” Altiery
Sherry Morrow, 23
Eklutna Annie [true identity unknown]
Joanna Messina
Cecelia “Beth” Van Zanten, 17
Megan Emerick, 17
Mary Kathleen Thill, 23
Cindy Paulson [survived] (no picture)
Unknown Jane Doe (no picture)
Teresa Watson (no picture)
Roxanne Easland, 24 (no picture)

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Alaskan confesses to 17 killings
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Alaskan sentenced after confessing murders
Another Hansen victim found
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‘Butcher Baker’ Robert Hansen moved to Anchorage for medical treatment
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Photos: Alaska serial killer Robert Hansen and his victims
Alaska “Butcher Baker” serial killer Robert Hansen dies at 75
Murderpedia: Robert Christian hansen
Criminal Minds Wiki: Robert Hansen
Wikipedia: Robert Hansen

Books
Fair Game
Butcher, Baker: A True Account of a Serial Murder
Hunted on Ice: The Search for Alaskan Serial Killer Robert Hansen
Murder at 40 Below: True Crime Stories from Alaska

Movies/Documentaries
The Frozen Ground
The F.B.I. Files: Hunter’s Game
Alaska: Ice Cold Killers: Hunting Humans

INMATE INFORMATION

RobertHansen

Offender Name: ROBERT C HANSEN
Offender ID:12882
Date of Birth:02/15/1939
Age: 75
Race: White
Gender: Male

Custody Status: In Custody
Date: 08/21/2014
Reason:Contact Facility

Scheduled Release Date: 08/21/2014

Monsters Among Us: Arthur Hapgood charged with stabbing his 1-year-old niece, Zaniyah Calloway, to death

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Zaniyah Calloway

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Connecticut man charged in fatal stabbing of 1-year-old niece

Arthur Hapgood

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