Mary Bell

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The Tyneside Strangler2FemaleCaucasianGreat BritainTerritorialUnknown1957/05/26 (Newcastle upon Tyne, Great Britain)n/a


Cries Unheard: Story of Mary BellGitta SerenyAmazon


Deadly Women: Young Blood (Episode 3x01)

Mary Bell was convicted of murdering two boys in the 1968. She was ten years old when she killed one, and eleven when she killed the other. Mary’s mother was a prostitute who forced her to have sex with men started when she was only four years old.

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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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