Eerie links are beginning to crop up between the Long Island serial killer's victims.
Now, what if they think my kid is going to be a serial killer one day?
But TR was light years from the serial killer of game animals that some, in recent years, have called him.
Murder by Craiglist Hanna Rosin, The Atlantic A serial killer finds a newly vulnerable class of victims: white, working-class men.
Police are on the lookout for a serial killer who is targeting middle-aged homeless men in Orange County, Calif.
Some believe that Highway 16 is the trolling ground of a serial killer (or killers).
Reynolds seems to fit the profile of a serial killer, albeit one who was thankfully caught after one killing.
The number of cases has led to speculation that a serial killer has been preying on women in the area.
Police suspected a serial killer was afoot and dubbed him the Southside Slayer.
I'd be a serial killer if that's the way I lived all the time.
"coming in regular succession," 1840, from series + -al (1); popularized in reference to Dickens' novels, published one part at a time in periodicals (as opposed to all at once in a book). Found to be a useful word and given wide application. Serial number, indicating position in a series, first recorded 1866, originally of papers, packages, etc.; of soldiers from 1918. Serial killer is first attested 1981 (in relation to John Wayne Gacy and Ted Bundy), though serial had been used in connection with murders since the early 1960s. Related: Serially.
1846, from serial (adj.).