Paul Bernardo

Paul Bernardo, half of the Ken and Barbie Killers, killed at least three people along with his wife, Karla Homolka. He committed countless sadistic rapes as well.

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
Half of the Ken and Barbie Killers, Paul Jason Teate3+MaleCaucasianCanadaTerritorialSexual, Sadistic1964/08/27 (Toronto, Ontario, Canada)n/a

Bibliography

TitleAuthorSources
Deadly InnocenseScott Burnside and Alan CairnsAmazon, Kindle eBook
Invisible Darkness: The Strange Case Of Paul Bernardo and Karla HomolkaStephen WilliamsAmazon, Kindle eBook
Lethal Marriage: The Unspeakable Crimes of Paul Bernardo and Karla HomolkaNick PronAmazon, Kindle eBook
Paul's Case: The Kingston LettersLynn CrosbieAmazon

Videography

TitleSources
KarlaAmazon (DVD), Amazon (Video on Demand)
Most Evil: Partners in Crime (Episode 1x04)
Wicked Attraction: The Perfect Couple (Episode 1x01)

Blog Posts

Victim Studies 014: Karla Homolka

on March 8th, 2012 in Serial Killers, Victim Studies, Victimology by | No Comments

Karla Leanne Homolka, also known as Leanne Teale, is a serial killer who was found guilty on two counts of manslaughter for the murders of two young women in Ontario, Canada. In 1993, Homolka was only found guilty of manslaughter because the plea bargain that was offered to her to…

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Interview: Lee Mellor, Author of “Cold North Killers: Canadian Serial Murder”

on March 3rd, 2012 in Interviews, Serial Killers by | 1 Comment

Today, a book on Canadian serial killers was published. Cold North Killers: Canadian Serial Murder profiles over sixty cases of serial homicide in Canada. Lee Mellor is a musician and writer of alt country from Montreal, Quebec, Canada. His official website can be found at LeeMellor.com, and he has a…

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Paul Bernardo at the University of Toronto, Scarborough

on February 28th, 2012 in Serial Killers by | 1 Comment

While writing Victim Studies 013: Paul Bernardo, I discovered that he had graduated from the University of Toronto, Scarborough campus (UTSC), in 1986. Although he graduated many years before I attended the same school, I felt the need to see if he had a graduation picture taken, just one year…

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Victim Studies 013: Paul Bernardo

on February 28th, 2012 in Serial Killers, Victim Studies, Victimology by | No Comments

Paul Bernardo, otherwise known as Paul Jason Teate, is a serial killer who was charged with two first-degree murder charges, two sexual assaults, two counts of forcible confinement, two counts of kidnapping and one count of performing an indignity on a human body. He was found guilty on September 1,…

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Episode 052: The Serial Killer Cycle, Part 2

on October 28th, 2011 in Podcast Episodes, Psychology, Serial Killers by | No Comments

Last week, we looked at 4 of the 7 phases of the serial killer cycle: the aura phase, the trolling phase, the wooing phase, and the capture. This week, we look at the last three phases: the murder, the totem phase, and the depression phase. By the way, this episode…

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Episode 040: Modus Operandi, Ritual Behavior, and Signature

on August 5th, 2011 in Law Enforcement, Podcast Episodes, Pop Culture, Psychology, Serial Killers by | 2 Comments

Charles Albright removed the eyeballs of his victims. The Zodiac Killer signed his letters with a distinctive mark that included a cross and a circle. Richard Ramirez drew Satanic pentagrams on the walls of his victims’ homes, and sometimes on their bodies. The Boston Strangler tied his ligatures into birthday…

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David Russell Williams Receives Two Life Sentences

on October 22nd, 2010 in Serial Killers by | No Comments

David Russell Williams, the Canadian Forces colonel who pled guilty to multiple murders and rapes, received two concurrent life sentences yesterday from Judge Robert Scott. He will have no possibility of parole for 25 years. Said Williams: I stand before you, your Honour, indescribably ashamed. I know that the crimes…

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