Psycho For Love: Alfred Scott Keefe convicted of killing his fiancee, Terri Lynn Brooks; Sentenced to life in prison

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Terri Lynn Brooks
Terri Lynn Brooks

ROY’S RIDDLE: Can group crack case?
Arrest Caps A 15-year Mystery Terri Lynn Brooks Was Killed In Bucks County In February 1984. Her Fiance Was Charged With Murder.
DNA links suspect to ’84 murder
Man Arrested In ’84 Killing After DNA Is Matched
Vidocq Society Solves Cold Crimes For Free
Infamous Falls Township Murder to be Featured on National TV
Murder of Bucks County Native to be Featured on Investigation Discovery Channel

Movies/Documentaries
The New Detectives: Case Studies in Forensic Science: Collective Justice
Dead of Night: The Night Shift

INMATE INFORMATION

AlfredScottKeefe

ALFRED SCOTT KEEFE
Age: 53
Sex: MALE
Date of Birth: 03/24/1961
Citizenship: USA
Race: WHITE
Complexion: LIGHT
Height: 6′ 00″
Current Location: ALBION
Permanent Location: ALBION
Committing County: BUCKS

Deadly Wives: Barbara Kogan hired a hitman to kill her estranged husband, George Kogan; Twenty years later she pled guilty, sentenced to 12 to 36 years in prison

69th street apartment
Apartments where George Kogan was murdered on East 69th St.

Report says wife being investigated in husband’s death
Black widow jailed
Widow Faces Murder Charges 18 Years Later
Son of murdered man George Kogan says mom focused on will, not funeral
Rich Widow’s ‘Slay Broker’
’90 slay rap vs mogul’s wife tossed
25 Years to Life for Lawyer Guilty in Tycoon’s Murder
‘Hit’ atty gets life
‘Black Widow’ Barbara Kogan Pleads Guilty to Hiring a Hit Man for Husband’s 1990 Murder
Widow: I hired hit on hubby
Black Widow Barbara Kogan’s Sentencing Delayed So Son Can Finally Face Mom in Court
Barbara Kogan, 67, gets 12 years for ordering hit on husband 20 years ago
‘Evil’ widow gets 12 yrs. in hubby hit
Wikipeda: The Millionaire’s Wife
Juror in Black Widow Murder Case Gets Letter from Convicted Conspirator

Books
The Millionaire’s Wife: The True Story of a Real Estate Tycoon, his Beautiful Young Mistress, and a Marriage that Ended in Murder

Movies/Documentaries
Behind Mansion Walls: The Killer Inside
Secret Lives of Stepford Wives: Upper Eastside Shootout

Defendants
Barbara Kogan – pled guilty to arranging the murder, sentenced to 12-36 years in prison
Manuel Martinez – convicted of setting up the murder, sentenced to 25 years to life in prison
Paul Prosano – never charged, but believed to be the gunman

INMATE INFORMATION

Barbara Kogan

Identifying and Location Information
As of 05/20/14
DIN (Department Identification Number) 10G0497
Inmate Name KOGAN, BARBARA
Sex FEMALE
Date of Birth 02/10/1943
Race / Ethnicity WHITE
Custody Status IN CUSTODY
Housing / Releasing Facility BEDFORD HILLS
Date Received (Original) 06/30/2010
Date Received (Current) 06/30/2010
Admission Type NEW COMMITMENT
County of Commitment NEW YORK
Latest Release Date / Type (Released Inmates Only)

Crimes of Conviction
If all 4 crime fields contain data, there may be additional crimes not shown here. In this case, the crimes shown here are those with the longest sentences.
As of 05/20/14
Crime MANSLAUGHTER 1ST
Class B

Crime CONSPIRACY 2ND
Class B

Crime GRAND LARCENY – NOT AUTO 1ST
Class B

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 05/20/14
Aggregate Minimum Sentence 0012 Years, 00 Months, 00 Days
Aggregate Maximum Sentence 0030 Years, 00 Months, 00 Days
Earliest Release Date 11/21/2020
Earliest Release Type PAROLE ELIGIBILITY DATE
Parole Hearing Date 07/2020
Parole Hearing Type INITIAL RELEASE APPEARANCE
Parole Eligibility Date 11/21/2020
Conditional Release Date 11/21/2028
Maximum Expiration Date 11/21/2038
Maximum Expiration Date for Parole Supervision
Post Release Supervision Maximum Expiration Date
Parole Board Discharge Date

INMATE INFORMATION

Identifying and Location Information
As of 05/20/14
DIN (Department Identification Number) 08A2723
Inmate Name MARTINEZ, MANUEL
Sex MALE
Date of Birth 08/18/1949
Race / Ethnicity WHITE/HISPANIC
Custody Status IN CUSTODY
Housing / Releasing Facility AUBURN
Date Received (Original) 05/19/2008
Date Received (Current) 05/19/2008
Admission Type NEW COMMITMENT
County of Commitment NEW YORK
Latest Release Date / Type (Released Inmates Only)

Crimes of Conviction
If all 4 crime fields contain data, there may be additional crimes not shown here. In this case, the crimes shown here are those with the longest sentences.
As of 05/20/14
Crime MURDER 2ND
Class A1

Crime CRIM SOLICITATION 2ND
Class D

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 05/20/14
Aggregate Minimum Sentence 0025 Years, 00 Months, 00 Days
Aggregate Maximum Sentence LIFE Years, 99 Months, 99 Days
Earliest Release Date 03/19/2032
Earliest Release Type PAROLE ELIGIBILITY DATE
Parole Hearing Date 11/2031
Parole Hearing Type INITIAL RELEASE APPEARANCE
Parole Eligibility Date 03/19/2032
Conditional Release Date NONE
Maximum Expiration Date LIFE
Maximum Expiration Date for Parole Supervision
Post Release Supervision Maximum Expiration Date

John E. McMahan Sr. murder 3/23/1984 Black Mountain, NC *Teens William “Tex” Rasor and Roger William Giles convicted, sentenced to prison*

remembering the victims

Two teens may face death in ax slaying
Teens face trial for murder in Asheville
Judge refuses defender’s plea
Lawyers manuever at ax trial
Judge denies defense motion in teen-agers’ ax slaying trial
Asheville Teenager Given Life Sentence
Teen gets jail for ax murder
State v Giles 1986 (conviction and sentence affirmed)
State v Rasor 1987 (conviction and sentence affirmed)

Giles and Rasor in court

Defendants
William “Tex” Rasor – convicted, sentenced to life in prison, released on parole 5/12/2009 (parole terminated 5/11/2014)
Roger William Giles – convicted, sentenced to 15 years in prison

INMATE INFORMATION

William Rasor 1984

WILLIAM L RASOR
Offender Number: 336253
Inmate Status: INACTIVE
Probation/Parole/Post Release Status: INACTIVE
Gender: MALE
Race: WHITE
Ethnic Group: UNKNOWN
Birth Date: 12/08/1967
Age: 46
RASOR, WILLIAM LEE

Incarceration Status: INACTIVE
Total Incarceration Term: LIFE
Conviction Date: 09/14/1984
Projected Release Date: LIFE
Primary Crime: MURDER FIRST DEGREE (PRINCIPAL)
Primary Crime Type: FELON
Special Characteristics: LIFE
Current Status: N/A
Admission Date: 09/14/1984
Admitting Location: WESTERN YI
Control Status: REGULAR POPULATION
Next Control Review: UNKNOWN
Custody Classification: MINIMUM 3
Next Custody Review: 10/01/2009
Current Location: ORANGE COUNTY
Previous Location: ORANGE CC
Last Movement : TERMINATED PAROLE
Last Movement Date: 05/11/2014

INMATE INFORMATION

Roger Giles 1984

ROGER W GILES
Offender Number: 0145684
Inmate Status: INACTIVE
Probation/Parole/Post Release Status: INACTIVE
Gender: MALE
Race: WHITE
Ethnic Group: UNKNOWN
Birth Date: 11/06/1968
Age: 45
ROGER WILLIAM GILES

Sentence Number: AA-001 Commitment Type: INMATE
Conviction Date: 09/14/1984 County Of Conviction: BUNCOMBE
Service Status: EXPIRED Sentence Begin Date: 09/14/1984
Actual Release Date: 09/03/1990
Punishment Type: FAIR FELONS Projected Release Date: 09/03/1990
Sentence Type 1: DEPT OF CORR DIV OF PRISONS
Minimum Term: Maximum Term: 15 YEARS

Commitment INITIAL
Docket# 84010348
Offense (Qualifier) MURDER SECOND DEGREE (PRINCIPAL)
Offense Date 03/23/1984
Type FELON
Sentencing Penalty Class Code CLASS C

Edward Byrom, Sr. murder 6/4/1999 Iuka, MS *Who killed Edward Byrom – his wife Michelle Byrom or son Edward Byrom, Jr?

remembering the victims

An Innocent Woman? Michelle Byrom vs. Mississippi
Michelle Byrom v Christopher Epps 2013 habeas corpus (conviction and sentence affirmed)
Murderpedia: Michelle Byrom
Miss. moves to execute its 1st female prisoner since 1944
Woman scheduled to be executed in Mississippi tomorrow – even through her son has confessed to the crime FOUR times
Why Does Mississippi Want to Execute Michelle Byrom?
Motion for leave to file successive petition for post-conviction relief (overturns conviction and sentence)
Michelle Byrom Gets Stunning Sentencing Reversal
Mississippi death row inmate Michelle Byrom to get new trial
TV series focuses on Iuka murder

Movies/Documentaries
Blood Relatives: Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang

Defendants
Joey Gillis – pled guilty to accessory, sentenced to 25 years in prison, with 10 years suspended, released on parole
Edward Byrom, Jr – pled guilty to conspiracy, sentenced to 50 years in prison with 20 years suspended, released on parole
Michelle Byrom – convicted, sentenced to death,

INMATE INFORMATION

EdwardByromJr parole

MDOC# K7064
Name: EDWARD BYROM
Race WHITE
Sex MALE
Date of Birth 12/15/1979
Height 5′ 9”
Weight 160
Complexion FAIR
Build MEDIUM
Eye Color BROWN
Hair Color BROWN
Entry Date 6/21/2001
Location PANOLA ERS
Unit PANOLA ERS
Location Change Date 1/30/2014 7:58:18 AM
Number of Sentences 3
Total Length 30 YEARS

Offense 1
CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT A CRIME
Sentence Length 1 20 YEARS
County of Conviction 1 TISHOMINGO
Sentence Date 1

Offense 2

GRAND LARCENY
Sentence Length 2 5 YEARS
County of Conviction 2 TISHOMINGO
Sentence Date 2

Offense 3

BURGLARY-RESIDENTIAL (ACCESSORY BEFORE THE FACT)
Sentence Length 3 5 YEARS
County of Conviction 3 TISHOMINGO
Sentence Date 3
Tentative Release 5/22/2017

PAROLE INFORMATION

Offender ID:K7064
Date of Birth:12/15/1979
Age: 34
Race: White
Gender: Male
Custody Status: Unsupervised Custody
Date: 03/06/2014
Reason:Earned release supervision
Scheduled Release Date: 05/22/2017

INMATE INFORMATION

Michelle Byrom

MDOC# K4686
Name: MICHELLE BYROM
Race WHITE
Sex FEMALE
Date of Birth 11/3/1956
Height 5′ 5”
Weight 240
Complexion FAIR
Build LARGE
Eye Color BROWN
Hair Color BLACK
Entry Date 11/18/2000
Location CMCF
Unit CMCF WMN MAX
Location Change Date 12/29/2010 9:26:05 AM
Number of Sentences 1
Total Length DEATH

Offense 1
CAPITAL MURDER
Sentence Length 1 DEATH
County of Conviction 1 TISHOMINGO
Sentence Date 1

Serial Killer: Joel David Rifkin *The Ripper* Sentenced to 203 years to life in prison, eligible for parole at age 238

Rifkin victims

Victims
Susie (body not found) (no picture)
Julie Blackbird (body not found)
Barbara Jacobs, 31
Mary Ellen Deluca, 22
Yun Lee, 31 (no picture)
“Number six” unidentified (body not found) (no picture)
Lorraine Orvieto, 28
Mary Ann Holloman, 39 (no picture)
“Number six” unidentified (no picture)
Iris Sanchez, 25
Anna Lopez, 33
Violet O’Neill, 21 (no picture)
Mary Catherine Williams, 31
Jenny Soto, 23
Leah Evans, 28
Lauren Marquez, 28
Tiffany Bresciani [6/24/1993] (no picture)

Self-proclaimed serial killer Joel Rifkin pleads innocent
Alleged serial killer leads police to sites of 2 buried bodies in N.Y.
Joel Rifkin admits killing two women
How Rifkin confessed to killings
Admitteed New York serial killer lined to murder of 13th woman
Search widens for evidence of serial killings
Rifkin charged with more murders
Admitted slayer of 17 women goes on trial in New Yor
Admitted serial killer’s first trial opens
Rifkin gets maximum in first trial
Serial killer is convicted
Rifkin handed life sentence
Murderpedia: Joel David Rifkin
Joel Rifkin Biography
Joel David Rifkin: New York’s Most Prolific Serial Killer
SK Gallery
Wikipedia: Joel Rifkin
Exclusive: Inside The Mind Of A Serial Killer

Books
From the Mouth of the Monster: The Joel Rifkin Story
Garden of Graves: The Shocking True Story of Long Island Serial Killer Joel Rikfin

Movies/Documentaries
Most Infamous: My Mother’s Basement
Nightline: Secrets of Your Mind

INMATE INFORMATION

Joel Rifkin

Identifying and Location Information
As of 05/14/14
DIN (Department Identification Number) 95A6514
Inmate Name RIFKIN, JOEL
Sex MALE
Date of Birth 01/20/1959
Race / Ethnicity WHITE
Custody Status IN CUSTODY
Housing / Releasing Facility CLINTON
Date Received (Original) 09/20/1995
Date Received (Current) 09/20/1995
Admission Type NEW COMMITMENT
County of Commitment SUFFOLK
Latest Release Date / Type (Released Inmates Only)

Crimes of Conviction
If all 4 crime fields contain data, there may be additional crimes not shown here. In this case, the crimes shown here are those with the longest sentences.
As of 05/14/14
Crime MURDER 2ND
Class A1

Crime MURDER 2ND
Class A1

Crime MURDER 2ND
Class A1

Crime RECKLESS ENDANGERMENT 1ST
Class D

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 05/14/14
Aggregate Minimum Sentence 0203 Years, 08 Months, 00 Days
Aggregate Maximum Sentence LIFE Years, 99 Months, 99 Days
Earliest Release Date 02/26/2197
Earliest Release Type PAROLE ELIGIBILITY DATE
Parole Hearing Date 10/2196
Parole Hearing Type INITIAL RELEASE APPEARANCE
Parole Eligibility Date 02/26/2197
Conditional Release Date NONE
Maximum Expiration Date LIFE
Maximum Expiration Date for Parole Supervision
Post Release Supervision Maximum Expiration Date
Parole Board Discharge Date

Mia Zapata murder 7/7/1993 Seattle, WA *Jesus Mezquia convicted of her rape and murder; Sentenced to 36 years in prison*

Mia Zapata

The Gits
Life and Death in Seattle: RIP Mia Zapata
A Budding Career Is Strangled — Murdered Singer, Lyricist Called Brilliant By Friends
Find Jesus
DNA leads to arrest in ’93 death of local singer
Police make arrest in 1993 Mia Zapata slaying
Mia Zapata Murder Suspect Has A Violent Past
Zapata slaying suspect called ‘predatory’
Zapata’s killer gets 36 years
Killer’s sentence is overturned
State of Washington v Jesus C Mezquia 2005 (overturned)
Singer’s killer sentenced to 36 years in prison again
Mia Zapata’s Killer Sentenced for Good, Finally
Mia Zapata’s Murder Sparked a Self-Defense Group—and Now, a DIY Doc
Wikipedia: Mia Zapata
New Film Chronicles Tragic Tale Of Seattle Punks The Gits

A Change Is Gonna Come by The Gits

Movies/Documentaries
Dead of Night: The Sound of Silence
48 Hours: Who Murdered The Rock Star?
The Gits

INMATE INFORMATION

JesusMezquia

DOC Number: 704679
Offender Name: MEZQUIA, JESUS C
Location: Stafford Creek Corrections Center
191 Constantine Way
Aberdeen, WA 98520
(360) 537-1800

Psycho For Love: Shonda Nicole Johnson was married to multiple men, at the same time, and got her fifth husband, Timothy Richards, to kill her third husband, Randy McCullar

remembering the victims

Ultimate Betrayal Unravels a Woman’s Tangled Life
Woman with 3 husbands guilty in one’s murder
Bigamist convicted of capital murder
Jury recommends death in bigamy slaying
Woman accused of bigamy sentenced to electric chair in one husband’s slaying
Black widow’s web ends at death row
Spotlight: The Women on Alabama’s Death Row
Man pleads guilty in murder plot
Facing execution, the polygamist wife who married FIVE men by the age of 28… and now husband number 5 is on the run after killing number 3]
Murderpedia: Shonda Nicole Johnson
Shonda Nicole Johnson (aka Richards) – Alabama Death Row
Shonda Nicole Johnson v State of Alabama 2005
Shonda Nicole Johnson v State of Alabama 2006 (conviction and sentence affirmed)
Woman’s death sentence affirmed
Escaped murderer caught in Ohio

Movies/Documentaries
How (Not) to Kill Your Husband: Small Town Slayers

Defendants
Timothy Richards – pled guilty, sentenced to life in prison, denied parole so far
Shonda Nicole Johnson – convicted, sentenced to death

INMATE INFORMATION

Shonda Nicole Johnson prison mug

AIS: 0000×666
Inmate Name: JOHNSON, SHONDA
Race: W
Sex: F
Birth Year: 1969
Institution: TUTWILER DEATH ROW
Code: DR

INMATE INFORMATION

TimothyRichards prison mug

AIS: 00209161
Inmate Name: RICHARDS, TIMOTHY J
Race: W
Sex: M
Birth Year: 1969
Institution: LIMESTONE CORRECTIONAL CENTER
Code: LP (Life with Parole Possible)

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