Steven Pennell

Demographic Info

AKAVictimsSexEthnicityCountryTypeMotivationBirthDeath
The I-40 Killer, The Corridor Killer2-5MaleCaucasianUSATerritorialSexual, Sadistic1957/11/221992/03/14 (Lethal injection)

Steven Pennell, the so-called U.S. 40 Killer, was convicted of the murder of two women, and is suspected of having killed three more. An electrician by trade, Pennell picked up victims in his van along US 40 near Bear, Delaware.

He was initially identified by carpet fibers from his van being found on a victim’s body.

Blog Posts

Episode 016: ViCAP

on February 11th, 2011 in Law Enforcement, Podcast Episodes, Serial Killers, Unsubs, Victimology by | No Comments

The Violent Criminal Apprehension Program is a unit of the United States FBI responsible for the analysis of serial violent and sexual crimes. It is located within the Critical Incident Response Group’s National Center for the Analysis of Violent Crime. At its core, ViCAP is a database where records of…

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