Update: Cathleen Krauseneck murder *Husband, James Krauseneck convicted of her 1982 murder; Sentencing will be November 7*

Cathleen Krauseneck

Cold Case: James Krauseneck Jr charged with the ax handle murder of his wife, Cathleen; Trial has begun *The Brighton Ax Murders*
Brighton neighborhood remembers Krauseneck murder
The Brighton ax murder
Trial Begins For Upstate New York Man Accused Of Wife’s 1982 Ax Murder
Brighton Ax Murder Trial: James Krauseneck left town 24 hours after his wife was murdered in her bed
Closing arguments in the Brighton ax murder trial
James Krauseneck found guilty in Brighton ax murder trial
Jury convicts James Krauseneck of 1982 murder of his wife in Brighton
Man Found Guilty of 1982 Ax Murder of His Wife After the Case Went Unsolved for Nearly 40 Years
Former Professor Convicted in 1982 Murder of Wife Who Died from a ‘Strike in the Head with an Ax While She Slept’
Husband Found Guilty 40 Years After Murdering His Wife With an Axe
‘There was no reasonable doubt’: Juror in ax murder trial speaks on guilty verdict


1977 Seaside Cottage murders: Harold Arnold Bicknell killed his grandmother, aunt, and 2 cousins after become angry that he had gotten a 14-year-old girl pregnant; Sentenced to life in prison

Josephine G. Smith, 66
Suzanne ‘Susan’ Harris, 27
Loreen Rene Ferguson, 15
Rachel Harris, 6
Rayleen Ferguson (survived)

Find-A-Grave: Josephine G. Smith
Find-A-Grave: Suzanne Harris
Find-A-Grave: Loreen Rene Ferguson
Find-A-Grave: Rachel Harris
Police hunt murder suspect
Police puzzled by knife slaying of four
Dropout jailed in knife deaths
Girlfriend found guilty of slaying
Board of Parole grants release to inmate who slaughtered 4 members of his family in 1977
Board OK’s parole for man who killed his grandmother, cousins, aunt in Seaside
Convicted Killer Harold Bicknell’s Parole Rescinded; Killed Grandmother, Cousins, Aunt In 1977 Seaside Mass Slaying
Murder in the Seaside cottage (very good article)
The Seaside Murders: 4 Females from 3 Generations in 1 Family, 1977 (great historical crime site)

Harold Arnold Bicknell – convicted, sentenced to life in prison
Terri Marie Milligan – convicted in juvenile court of murder,
Karen Kirby – convicted in juvenile court of accessory,


CDCR Number B94325
Age 64
Admission Date 06/20/1978
Current Location California Correctional Institution
Parole Eligible Date (Month/Year) 10/1983
The Parole Eligible Date displayed above is subject to change.

The parole eligible date shown above is the first date the inmate is (or was) eligible for a parole suitability hearing by the Board of Parole Hearings to determine if the inmate should be released. Inmates may earn credits for participating in rehabilitative programming, which may move their parole eligible dates to an earlier date. Inmates could also be found guilty of an institutional rules violation, which could result in a loss of credits that may move their parole eligible dates further into the future. Parole eligible dates may also change based on a variety of other reasons, including court orders, changes in law, and routine audits. Parole eligible dates displayed on this website are updated regularly.

Cold Case: Donald Maier charged with the 1985 murder of Benny Scruggs, who was stabbed to death in his Wisconsin Rapids home

Benny Scruggs

Find-A-Grave: Benny Eugene Scruggs
Wisconsin DOJ Announces Charges in 1985 Murder of Benny Scruggs
Charges filed in 37-year-old Wisconsin Rapids murder case of Benny Scruggs, found stabbed to death in bed
Wisconsin inmate charged with murder in 1985 cold case
Convicted Stalker Charged With 1985 Murder Of Wisconsin Dad Stabbed To Death In Bed
‘I’m Glad I Killed That Motherf***er’: Wisconsin Stalker Linked to Decades-Old ‘Butcher Knife’ Stabbing Murder After Allegedly Bragging About It Behind Bars
Wisconsin prison inmate charged with first-degree murder in 37-year-old cold case
Suspect in 1985 cold case murder refuses to leave cell to attend court hearing


Murder For Hire: Paul Allen hired 2 men to kill his wife, Jill; All were sentenced to prison

Jill Allen

Jill Allen obituary
Find-A-Grave: Jill Martinsen
Slain wife called unrecognizable Mother of Jill Allen breaks into tears on the stand
Jill Allen’s killer offers details of 1996 slaying
State of Utah v Paul Christopher Allen 2005 (conviction and sentence affirmed)
Justices uphold conviction in ’96 murder-for-hire case
Convicted of hiring a hit man to kill wife, Paul Allen maintains innocence
The Justice Files: No new trial for convicted killer
The Justice Files: Jill Allen’s killer seeks parole
Utah hit man seeks parole, but family of murdered woman says 25 years isn’t enough
Utahn convicted in murder-for-hire plot refuses to attend own parole hearing

Paul Christopher Allen – convicted, sentenced to life in prison
George Anthony Taylor – pled guilty, 5 years to life in prison
Joseph Sergious Wright – pled guilty, sentenced to 0-5 years in prison


Offender Number: 138732
DOB: Thu, 27 Feb 1969
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inches
Weight: 190
Sex: M
Housing Facility: OQUIRRH
Parole Hearing: 8/2022
Parole Date: N/A


Offender Number: 53076
DOB: Wed, 30 Jul 1969
Height: 6 Feet 0 Inches
Weight: 210
Sex: M
Housing Facility: WASATCH
Parole Hearing: 6/7/2022
Parole Date: N/A

Deadly Girlfriends: Helen Hardin Moore convicted of killing her boyfriend, Casey Roy Elliott and dismembering his body; Sentenced to life in prison

Casey Roy Elliott

Find-A-Grave: Casey Roy Elliott
Girlfriend Admits Killing, Cutting Up Cowboy
Helen Hardin Moore
Boyfriend Murdered
Girlfriend Admits She Drugged, Chopped Up 300-pound Cowboy

Ep. 76: The Wild Case of Helen Hardin Moore

Snapped: Helen Moore
Extreme Forensics: Deep in the Heart of Murder
Autopsy 4: The Dead Speak
Amanda Burton’s Killer Forensics: Unusual Evidence


Cold Case: James Krauseneck Jr charged with the ax handle murder of his wife, Cathleen; Trial has begun *The Brighton Ax Murders*

Cathleen Krauseneck

Find-A-Grave: Cathleen R. “Cathy” Schlosser Krauseneck
Cops baffled by ax slaying
Husband charged in 1982 ax killing of wife; chief calls it one of ‘worst outcomes of domestic violence’
1982 Ax Murder of N.Y. Mom Went Unsolved for Nearly 40 Years — But Now Her Husband Is Charged
Brighton Police cite “extensive investigation”, DNA evidence in 1982 ax murder arrest
Expert establishes a new time of death to challenge husband’s alibi in Brighton ax murder
Monroe Co. D.A., U.S. District Court judge take stand in Brighton ax murder hearing
Man to Stand Trial in New York for Murder of Wife Who ‘Died From a Single Blow to the Head From an Ax’ in 1982
DA asking FBI for file of convicted killer in 40-year-old Brighton ax murder
Netflix horror film inspired by New York ax murder
Jury selection begins in 1982 Brighton ax murder trial
Trial Begins For Upstate New York Man Accused Of Wife’s 1982 Ax Murder
‘Brighton Ax Murder’: Case Against Former Economics Professor Heads to Trial More Than 40 Years After Wife’s Death
Update: Cathleen Krauseneck murder *Husband, James Krauseneck convicted of her 1982 murder; Sentencing will be November 7*

ll Things Cease to Appear

Things Heard and Seen

James Krauseneck Jr

Cold Case: Garry Artman charged with the rape and murder of Sharon Kay Hammack and dumped on the side of the street

Sharon Kay Hammack

Find-A-Grave: Sharon Kay Hammack
Delayed Justice: Sharon Kay Hammack
KCSO Makes Arrest in Cold Case Homicide
‘We got him’: Florida trucker arrested in 1996 rape, murder of Grand Rapids woman


Cold Case: Michael Allan Carbo Jr raped and killed Nancy Jane Daugherty in 1986 in her home; Sentencing will be Sept. 30, 2022

Nancy Jane Daugherty

Find-A-Grave: Nancy Jane Oswald Daugherty
DNA match leads to arrest in Chisholm cold case homicide
Murder charges filed in Chisholm cold case
Arrest made in connection to 1986 Chisholm homicide case that went cold
Iron Range man charged in unsolved 1986 homicide, but connection to victim unclear
‘Never give up’: Chisholm man guilty of 1986 murder
Minnesota man convicted in woman’s 1986 rape and murder in a case revived by genealogy database analysts
Chisolm man convicted in 1986 cold-case murder
Chisholm Man Found Guilty Of Nancy Daugherty Cold Case Murder
Minnesota man convicted in woman’s 1986 rape and murder in a case revived by genealogy database analysts
Man Found Guilty Of 1986 Rape And Murder Of Minnesota Nursing Home Aide Found Dead In Her Home
Minnesota Man Convicted of Sexually Assaulting and Murdering ‘Wonderful Woman’ in Her Home More Than Three Decades Ago


Monsters Among Us: Fredrick Joseph Germonto beat 85-year-old Gilbert Thompson Lisonbee to death; Sentenced to 5 years to life in prison

Find-A-Grave: Gilbert Thompson Lisonbee
Transient charged with 2 counts forgery
Murder suspect ordered to appear for arraignment (scroll up)
Hired hand guilty of killing S.L. man, 85
Transient gets 5 years to life in prison for killing S.L. man
Court upholds robbery, murder convictions
State of Utah v Frederick Joseph Germonto 1990 (conviction and sentence affirmed)
State of Utah v Frederick Joseph Germonto 1993 (conviction and sentence affirmed)


Offender Number: 57214
DOB: Mon, 14 Jan 1963
Height: 6 Feet Inches
Weight: 155
Sex: M
Location: PAROLE
Housing Facility: N/A
Parole Date: 8/11/2020

Psycho For Love: Henry Hickman beat his wife, Cynthia, to death with a baseball bat; Sentenced to 40 years in prison

Find-A-Grave: Cynthia Moreland Hickman
Brooklyn Park man accused of beating wife to death with bat
Man Accused Of Killing Wife With Baseball Bat
Henry Hickman beat wife to death, set house on fire with his kids inside
Chilling call announced Brooklyn Park woman’s murder
Cynthia Hickman
Chilling call announced Brooklyn Park woman’s murder
Hickman pleads guilty to beating his wife to death in their Brooklyn Park home in February 2011
Hickman gets 40 years for brutal murder


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