Bobby Joe Long
|Bobbie Joe Long, The Classified Ad Rapist||10+||Male||Caucasian||USA||Territorial||Sexual||1953/10/14 (Kenova, West Virginia, USA)||n/a|
|Bound To Die: The Shocking True Story of Bobby Joe Long, America's Most Savage Serial Killer||Anna Flowers||Amazon|
|Smoldering Embers||Joy Wellman, Susan Roplogle, and Lisa McVey||Amazon, Kim Cantrell Review|
Bobby Joe Long, the so-called Classified Ad Rapist, raped and murdered at least ten women in the Tampa Bay area in 1984. Half his victims were prostitutes, and two others were exotic dancers.
Blog PostsPodcast Episodes, Psychology, Serial Killers by Brian Combs | 7 Comments
This week, we look at the serial killer cycle, a theory proposed by Joel Norris in 1988. While the theory is rather lacking in scientific testing, it ties in well with the concept of serial murder as addictive behavior, a concept I believe has considerable merit. Dr. Norris’ “Phases of…Continue reading...
Podcast Episodes, Psychology, Serial Killers by Brian Combs | 3 Comments
In this week’s episode, we look at what causes someone to become a serial killer. We’ll be mostly discussing psychopathic sexual murder, rather than psychotic murder. Psychopathy, also known as sociopathy or antisocial personality disorder, is a behavioral disorder characterized by an abnormal lack of empathy combined with abnormal immoral…Continue reading...