‘Golden State Killer’ suspect Joseph James DeAngelo pleads guilty to murder charges

An ex-policeman accused of terrorizing California with a string of slayings, rapes and break-ins attributed to a serial predator dubbed the ‘Golden State Killer’ pleaded guilty on Monday to the first of 13 counts of first-degree murder charges against him. Joseph James DeAngelo, 74, entered the plea as part of a broader agreement with prosecutors… Read More ‘Golden State Killer’ suspect Joseph James DeAngelo pleads guilty to murder charges

Former California policeman Joseph James DeAngelo arrested in Golden State serial killer case

An elderly former policeman has been arrested and charged with eight murders attributed to the Golden State Killer, a serial criminal responsible for dozens of rapes and slayings that terrorized parts of California during the 1970s and 1980s, authorities said on Wednesday. The suspect was identified at a Sacramento news conference as 72-year-old Joseph James… Read More Former California policeman Joseph James DeAngelo arrested in Golden State serial killer case