Charles Manson

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
Convicted of 7 via the joint responsibility ruleMaleCaucasianUSATerritorialGroup Cause1934/11/12 (Cincinnati, Ohio, USA)n/a

Bibliography

TitleAuthorSources
Charles Manson NowMarlin MarynickAmazon, Kindle eBook
Helter Skelter: The True Story of the Manson MurdersVincent Bugliosi and Curt GentryAmazon, Kindle eBook, Audible.com
Manson in His Own Words: The Shocking Confessions of 'The Most Dangerous Man Alive'Charles Manson and Nuel EmmonsAmazon

Videography

TitleSources
Biography: Charles MansonAmazon (VHS)
Deranged: Charles Manson (Episode 08)
Manson 40 Years LaterAmazon (DVD)
Most Evil: Cult Followers (Episode 2x05)
Most Evil: Cult Leaders (Episode 2x10)
Most Evil: Manson (Episode 3x01)
Serial Killers, Profiling the Criminal Mind, Vol. 04: Charles MansonAmazon (VHS)
Six Degrees of Helter Skelter, TheAmazon (DVD)

Charles Manson was the head of the Manson Family, a quasi-commune in California in the late 1960’s. Under Manson’s orders, the members of the Manson Family carried out a series of brutal murders. He was convicted under the joint-responsibility rule.

Blog Posts

Charles Manson up for Parole Later this Month

on April 5th, 2012 in Serial Killers by | 2 Comments

Charles Manson comes up for parole for the twelfth time later this month. His most recent bid was in 2007. He refused to participate in the hearing, and declined all psychological evaluations. Said Los Angeles County Deputy District Attorney Patrick Sequeira at the time: He refused to cooperate, so the…

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Episode 011: Nature versus Nurture – The Making of a Serial Killer

on January 7th, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Psychology, Serial Killers by | 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…

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Charles Manson Making Cell Calls

on December 4th, 2010 in Law Enforcement, Serial Killers by | No Comments

According to the New York Daily News, Charles Manson has been caught with a cell phone in prison. It is believed that he made several calls and sent several texts before it was confiscated by officials. People who smuggle cell phones into prison face up to a year in prison….

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