Joachim Kroll

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
The Ruhr Cannibal (Ruhrkannibale), The Ruhr Hunter (Ruhrjäger), The Duisburg Man-Eater (Duisburger Menschenfresser), Uncle Joachim (Onkel Joachim)Convicted of 8; Confessed to 12MaleCaucasianGermanyNomadicSexual1933/04/17 (Germany)1991/07/01 (Rheinbach, Germany; Heart attack)

Blog Posts

Episode 023: Mutilation, Part 2

on April 1st, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Serial Killers, Victimology by | No Comments

Last week, we began exploring a question from Lalith about why serial killers mutilate their victims in different ways. We looked at a couple of psychological motivations, as well as mutilation for forensic countermeasures and trophy hunting. This week, we continue (and conclude) this exploration. First up, cannibalism. Mentioned: Marti…

Continue reading...