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Serial Killer: Rodney James Alcala *Dating Game Killer*

Victims
Cornelia Crilley, 22 [6/24/1971 NY]
Ellen Jane Hover, 23 [7/1977 NY]
Antoinette Whitaker, 13 [7/9/1977 WA] suspect
Christine Ruth Thornton, 28 [8/1977 WY]
Pamela Jean Lambson, 19 [10/9/1977 CA] suspect
Jill Barcomb, 18 [11/10/1977 CA]
Georgia Wixted, 27 [12/16/1977 CA]
Joyce Francine Gaunt, 17 [2/17/1978 WA]
Charlotte Lamb, 32 [6/23/[1978 CA]
Jill Parenteau, 21 [6/14/1979 CA]
Robin Christine Samsoe, 12 [6/20/1979 CA]

Find-A-Grave: Cornelia Michel Crilley
Find-A-Grave: Ellen Jane Hover
Find-A-Grave: Antoinette Jean Whitaker
Find-A-Grave: Pamela Jean Lambson
Find-A-Grave: Christine Ruth Thornton
Find-A-Grave: Jill T. Barcomb
Find-A-Grave: Georgia Wixted
Find-A-Grave: Joyce Francine Gaunt
Find-A-Grave: Charlotte Lee “SHUG” Lamb
Find-A-Grave: Jill Marie Parenteau
Find-A-Grave: Robin Christine Samsoe
California killer may be linked to Seattle slayings in 1970s
Rodney Alcala: The Killing Game
A close call: How serial killer Rodney Alcala appeared on ‘The Dating Game’ and won
40 Years On, Detective Sees Light Shed on a Killing
‘Dating Game Killer’ Rodney Alcala Admits To 2 More Murders
California ‘Devil’ may be NYC’s top serial killer
Serial killer Rodney Alcala pleads guilty to New York murders
Calif. serial killer gets prison for NYC slayings
Robin Samsoe: Huntington Beach May Honor 12-year-old Victim of ‘Dating Game’ Killer, Rodney Alcala
NYPD seeks clues from photos taken by serial killer Rodney Alcala
Alcala admits killing 2 women in N.Y.
Imprisoned ‘Dating Game Killer’ gets more time in ’70s deaths of 2 women
Condemned Inmate Rodney Alcala Dies of Natural Causes
‘Dating Game Killer’ dies at 77
‘Dating Game Killer’ Rodney Alcala Dies Of Natural Causes While On Death Row
Murderpedia: Rodney James Alcala
Wikipedia: Rodney Alcala

Podcasts
Crime Junkie: SERIAL KILLER: Rodney Alcala
The Dating Game Killer
Jensen & Holes: The Murder Squad: Can I Take Your Picture?

Books
The Dating Game Killer: The True Story of a TV Dating Show, a Violent Sociopath, and a Series of Brutal Murders
The Dating Game Killer: Life of Serial Killer Rodney James Alcala
Rodney James Alcala: Occupation: Serial Killer a.k.a. The Dating Game Killer
The Killing Game: The True Story of Rodney Alcala

Movies/Documentaries
The Dating Game Killer
Serial Killer Files: Dating Game Killer: Rodney Alcala
20/20: The Dating Game Killer
The Mark of a Killer: Rodney Alcala, Dating Game Killer
Murder Made Me Famous: The Dating Game Killer
Dating Game Killer: The Lost Victims
The Casual Criminalist: Rodney Alcala: The Dating Game Killer

INMATE INFORMATION

RODNEY JAMES ALCALA
Age 77
ID Number C18300
Custody Status Date Jul 24, 2021 08:07 AM PDT
Custody Status Out of Custody
Custody Detail General Release – Deceased
Book Date Jun 25, 1980 12:00 AM PDT

Cold Case: Convicted sex offender James Lee Mayfield raped and killed Jenny Read in 1976; Sentenced to life in prison


Jenny Baldwin Read

Find-A-Grave: Jenny Baldwin Read
Murder kept wish from coming true
Trash & Treasure: The Rediscovered Life of Jenny Read
SF cold case unit cracks cases with DNA help
Church deacon arraigned in 1976 murder
Man convicted of 1976 San Francisco murder thanks to DNA cold case hit
James Mayfield, Church Deacon, Guilty of 1976 Rape and Murder of Jenny Read
Cold Case murder conviction did not violate the Confrontation Clause by admitting an autopsy report without testimony from the pathologist
People of the State of California v James Lee Mayfield 2015 (conviction and sentence affirmed)

INMATE INFORMATION

Inmate Name MAYFIELD, JAMES L
CDCR Number AS6479
Age 75
Admission Date 02/19/2014
Current Location California Health Care Facility – Stockton
Parole Eligible Date (Month/Year) 08/2015

Deadly Babysitter: Gloria Fields tortured, sexually abused and beat to death 17-month-old Anthony Delgado as she babysat him; Sentenced to 23 years to life in prison


Anthony Delgado

Find-A-Grave: Anthony King Delgado-Taylor
Facebook: Remembering Baby Anthony Delgado
Source: ER Doctors Found Visible Signs Of Trauma On Staten Island Toddler
Babysitter Faces Murder, Sex Abuse Charges In Death Of Staten Island Toddler
Staten Island toddler Anthony Delgado dead; babysitter Gloria Fields charged with murder, cops say
Babysitter Tortured Staten Island Boy Who Died, Prosecutors Say
Babysitter Indicted For First-Degree Murder Of 17-Month-Old SI Boy
Gloria Fields: Babysitter Tortured, Sexually Abused Toddler Before His Death, Horrific Details Revealed During Trial
Video reveals accused babysitter’s chilling words: ‘I just wanted to inflict pain on something’
NYC Baby Sitter Who ‘Systematically’ Tortured 17-Month-Old Boy to Death Learns Prison Fate
Babysitter makes last-minute, first-degree murder plea in tot torture, sexual abuse case
A dead child… sickening charges… and a sadistic babysitter’s admission: How toddler torture case unfolded
Staten Island baby sitter who tortured, murdered 17-month-old boy gets 23 years to life
Courtroom cheers as killer babysitter sentenced to prison

INMATE INFORMATION

Identifying and Location Information
As of 07/16/21
DIN (Department Identification Number) 18G0401
Inmate Name FIELDS, GLORIA
Sex FEMALE
Date of Birth 02/08/1985
Race / Ethnicity BLACK
Custody Status IN CUSTODY
Housing / Releasing Facility BEDFORD HILLS
Date Received (Original) 05/02/2018
Date Received (Current) 05/02/2018
Admission Type NEW COMMITMENT
County of Commitment RICHMOND

Crimes of Conviction

Crime MURDER 1ST
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 07/16/21
Aggregate Minimum Sentence 0023 Years, 00 Months, 00 Days
Aggregate Maximum Sentence LIFE Years, 99 Months, 99 Days
Earliest Release Date 02/21/2039
Earliest Release Type PAROLE ELIGIBILITY DATE
Parole Hearing Date 10/2038
Parole Hearing Type INITIAL RELEASE APPEARANCE
Parole Eligibility Date 02/21/2039
Conditional Release Date NONE
Maximum Expiration Date LIFE
Maximum Expiration Date for Parole Supervision
Post Release Supervision Maximum Expiration Date
Parole Board Discharge Date

Murder In The Family: Clifford Anthony Davis killed his mother, Stephanie Davis, then raped her body and then killed his grandfather, Joel C. Hill; Sentenced to life in prison

Victims
Stephanie Ann Davis, 42
Joel Culiver Hill, 77

Man, 19, jailed in double homicide
Manatee man charged with 2 murders
Two found dead on quiet block
Bradenton police say 2 strangled
Bradenton police tell how double murder suspect was caught
Davis guilty of killing mother, grandfather
Florida man found guilty of murdering mother, grandfather
Davis gets life in prison
FL – Joel Hill, 77, & Stephanie Davis, 42, murdered, Bradenton, 4 Dec 2005

INMATE INFORMATION

Pervert Alley: Thomas Fleming sentenced to 5 life terms in prison for child sex crimes

Deputies: Man sexually assaulted 4-year-old, 7-month-old
Deputies: Photos discovered of Deltona man having sex with child
Deputies: Man arrested for raping 4-year-old
Deltona baby rapist gets five life sentences for sex attacks on children

INMATE INFORMATION

News Archive: Sydney Loofe murder


Sydney Loofe

Deadly Duo: Aubrey Trail and Bailey Boswell charged with the murder of Sydney Loofe, who was murdered and dismembered, her body left in plastic bags in a field
Update: Sydney Loofe murder *Bailey Boswell’s trial has begun, jury has seen gruesome pictures*

Defendants
Aubrey Trail – convicted, sentenced to death
Bailey Boswell – convicted, awaiting sentencing

INMATE INFORMATION

INMATE INFORMATION

Offender Name: BOSWELL, BAILEY M
Custody Status: In Custody
Age: 26
Location: Saline County Sheriff’s Office, Wilber
Race: White
Contact Facility:
Offender ID: 14024
Gender: Female
Date of Birth: 02/26/1994
Additional Information:

Monsters Among Us: Arthur Carl Paiva , in a plot with 3 others, kidnapped, rapped and killed Janet Chandler as an act of revenge; All four sentenced to LWOP


Janet Chandler

Find-A-Grave: Janet Marie Chandler
More Arrests Made in 1979 Michigan Sex Slaying
Witness provides graphic details of final hours
Guilty verdicts in murder case cap emotional day
Janet Chandler’s killers mute at sentencing
Gang Rape, Murder and Justice in a Small Town
Arthur Paiva, ringleader in 1979 Janet Chandler murder, died of natural causes
Dateline NBC will air story on Janet Chandler murder May 23
Viewers respond to Chandler piece on ‘Dateline NBC,’ calling excuses ‘pathetic’
MI – Janet Chandler, 23, raped & murdered, Holland, 31 Jan 1979
Janet Chandler was raped and murdered in bitter revenge plot that took 28 years to solve
Arthur Paiva, ringleader in 1979 Janet Chandler murder, died of natural causes
Second man convicted in Janet Chandler murder case dies in prison
Janet Chandler, 22-years-old. Michigan woman is killed at a “surprise party” held for her by security guards, where she is raped and tortured to death. (From Reddit – Very good write up)

Podcasts
Crimes and ConsequencesEP38: The Surprise Party for Janet

Movies/Documentaries
Betrayed: Motel Hell
Dateline: Who Killed Janet Chandler?
Who Killed Janet Chandler?

Defendants
Arthur Carl Paiva – convicted, sentenced to LWOP, died in prison 2013
James Cleophus ‘Bubba’ Nelson – convicted, sentenced to LWOP, died in prison 2020
Freddie Bass Parker – convicted, sentenced to LWOP
Anthony Robert Eugene Williams – convicted, sentenced to LWOP
Laurie Ann Swank – pled guilty, sentenced to 10-20 years in prison, released 2018 (some best friend, huh?)
Robert Lynch – (leader) pled guilty, sentenced to 25-50 years in prison
Cheryl Ruiz – not charged


Arthur Carl Paiva

INMATE INFORMATION

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Monsters Among Us: Cornelius Pames killed 94-year-old Eusebia Garcia then raped a 16-year-old developmentally disabled girl; Sentenced to 40 years in prison


Eusebia Garcia Gutierrez

Eusebia Garcia Gutierrez obituary
Man indicted on murder charges for the death of 94-year-old woman in Slavic Village home invasion
94-year-old woman dies after violent home invasion, police provide description of suspect
Man charged in death of 94-year-old woman in Slavic Village home invasion held on $1 million bond
Man arrested in home invasion, violent death of 94-year-old woman pleads not guilty
Sentencing for man who killed 94-year-old woman during home invasion in Slavic Village
Cleveland man sentenced to 40 years in prison for killing 94-year-old great grandma during crime spree
Ohio Man Sentenced Over 2018 Crime Spree in Which He Murdered 94-Year-Old Woman and Raped Developmentally Disabled 16-Year-Old

INMATE INFORMATION

CORNELIUS L PAMES
Age 27
Gender Male
Race Black

Ethnicity Unknown
Date of Birth Oct 18, 1993
ID Number 0298414
Custody Status Date Oct 17, 2018 08:01 AM EDT
Custody Status In Custody
Custody Detail Cuyahoga County Corrections Center
Book Date Oct 15, 2018 03:57 PM EDT

LOCATION
Cuyahoga County Corrections Center
1215 W 3rd St
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 698-2717

Cold Case: James Herman Dye charged with the 1979 rape and murder of Evelyn Kay Day


Kay Day

Find-A-Grave: Evelyn Kay Day
Man arrested in connection with oldest Weld County cold case murder
Kansas man arrested in 1979 homicide in Colorado
Kansas man arrested in 1979 Colorado killing after DNA match
DNA cold case: Kansas ex-con charged in unsolved 1979 murder of Colorado woman
Wichita man arrested in 42-year-old Colorado cold case
Family Members From Weld County’s ‘Coldest Case’ Thankful For Arrest 41 Years Later
Suspect Arrested in 1979 Cold Case Murder of 29-Year-Old Colorado Woman Evelyn Kay Day (includes the arrest affidavit with a lot of details)
The Burr Magazine: Evelyn Kay Day
Murder of Weld County resident with Meeker connection solved after 41 years

INMATE INFORMATION

Offender Name: DYE, JAMES HERMAN
Custody Status: In Custody
Age: 64
Location: Weld County Sheriff’s Office
Race: White
Contact Facility:
Offender ID: 451429
Gender: Male
Date of Birth: 06/30/1956
Additional Information:

Cold Case: Barry Lee Whelpley charged with the rape and murder of 15-year-old Julie Ann Hanson in 1972


Julie Ann Hanson

Find-A-Grave: Julie Ann Hanson
Naperville Police Arrest Suspect in 1972 Murder
Charges filed, man arrested in girl’s 1972 murder, assault, Naperville police announce
Charges filed in 1972 stabbing death of Naperville teen
Barry Lee Whelpley, 76, Charged In 1972 Murder Of 15-Year-Old Julie Ann Hanson In Naperville
Genetic Genealogy Leads to Arrest in 1972 Stabbing Death of 15-Year-Old Ill. Girl Found in Field
Man Arrested In Stabbing Death Of Teen Girl Nearly 50 Years After She Was Found In A Cornfield
Almost 50 years later, Illinois police make an arrest in the death of a teen found stabbed multiple times
76-Year-Old Minnesota Man Arrested in 1972 Murder of 15-Year-Old Julie Hanson

INMATE INFORMATION

Offender Name: WHELPLEY, BARRY LEE
Custody Status: In Custody
Age: 76
Location: Ramsey County Jail
Contact Facility:
Offender ID: 1379389
Gender: Male
Additional Information:

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