Human Monsters: Jerry Heidler, The Santa Claus Killer

Danny and Kim Daniels tucked their children into bed on December 4, 1997, before laying down together themselves. It had been a typical day for the parents of seven, three of which were foster children they had opened their home for. They had no way of knowing that in the darkness beyond their Christmas lights, was a monster. Jerry Scott Heidler broke into their home on Dasher Street, in Santa Claus Georgia at around midnight. He shot … Continue reading Human Monsters: Jerry Heidler, The Santa Claus Killer

Human Monsters: Rod Ferrell, The Vampire Cult Killer

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAjMnvytrl8&feature=youtu.be A group of teenagers followed a young man dressed in black as he wove his way through the trees on a path all of them knew by heart. Eventually, they made it to a dilapidated building in the middle of the woods, it was covered in graffiti, with broken out windows. This was their lair, a place where the teens could drink one another's blood in the firelight, under the watchful gaze of the … Continue reading Human Monsters: Rod Ferrell, The Vampire Cult Killer

Human Monsters: Gong Runbo

"Sadly, six dead kids may have died because of our failings..." -Wu Heping, From China's Ministry Of Public Security There are many theories as to what it takes to create a killer. What makes them become a monster, what seed of evil grows into the horrors they commit? No one is really sure, though we know it happens at a young age.  What sparked Ted Bundy's murderous rage was speculated to have been finding out … Continue reading Human Monsters: Gong Runbo

Human Monsters: Huang Yong, China’s Street Assassin.

"Huang Yong is a tumor in society. Even handing down the death sentence will not appease family members." -Lu Ningbo, father of Yong's first victim.  Yong had wanted to be a killer since he was a child and stated he was glad he lived out his dream.  China has had its fair share of killers over the years but few were as driven as Huang Yong. Born in 1974, ever since a young age, Huang … Continue reading Human Monsters: Huang Yong, China’s Street Assassin.

Human Monster: Robert Hansen, The Butcher Baker

"You can't rape a prostitute, can you?" When Richard Connell wrote "The Most Dangerous Game", which is a fictional account of a man being hunted like an animal by another human, he couldn't have known that life would imitate art in 1967 when Robert Hansen arrived in Alaska. Hansen would rape and murder upwards of 17 women in the Alaskan Bush, a fact that anyone who knew him would find hard to believe. Like some … Continue reading Human Monster: Robert Hansen, The Butcher Baker