serial killers ch 6 - Chapter 6 Healthcare killers Healthcare Killers o Serial murder nursing homes hospitals homes Victims accessible\/vulnerable

serial killers ch 6 - Chapter 6 Healthcare killers...

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February 16, 2017 Chapter 6 Healthcare killers Healthcare Killers o Serial murder: nursing homes, hospitals, homes Victims: accessible/vulnerable Offender operates without detection Variety of weapons Autopsies rarely performed The scope of Health Care Murders o Healthcare providers rare o Women 55% of cases prosecuted o “Quiet Killers” Do not torture or slash victims o Rare among serial killers o Genene Jones Dr. Harold F. Shipman o “Dr. Death” (1976-1998) o Ran his own family practice o Worked alone with no regulations o Killed using Diamorphine (Heroin) o Jan 1999 convicted of murdering at least 15 women o Motivation: To ease suffering, some say he killed for money o
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