Cleophus Prince

The Clairemont Killer

  Active for 1 year
(1990) in United States




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  2. Serial Killer Profile
  3. Serial Killer Type
  4. General Information
  5. Characteristics
  6. Childhood
  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 9 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 13 Books About Cleophus Prince
  14. 4 External References
  15. Internal References

Cleophus Prince (Cleophus Prince Jr.) a serial killer known as The Clairemont Killer. Prince raped and killed six women in San Diego, California in 1990. He was known to have stalked at least one of his victims. He would break into homes to rape stab and murder his victims, he stole the wedding rings of some of his victims. In 1991, Prince's license plate number was taken down by a potential victims neighbor which led to his arrest, he was released on bail. In 1991, Prince walked into the precinct with his mother and he was taken into custody after authorities requested he come in to fill out additional paperwork. In 1993, Prince was found guilty on all six counts of first-degree murder along with other felony charges and was sentenced to death.

Cleophus Prince Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Cleophus Prince (aka) The Clairemont Killer, was active for 1 year in 1990, known to have ( 6 confirmed / 6 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States

Cleophus Prince was born on July 24th 1967 in Alabama, state of the United States of America.

Cleophus Prince a male citizen of the United States of America.

Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, and served time in jail.

In 1990 (Age 22/23) Cleophus Prince started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, stalk, rape, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. He would keep personal items from the victim after the crime.

He was arrested on March 3rd 1991 (Age 23), convicted on July 15th 1993 (Age 25), sentenced to death at the San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, California, US. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.

Profile Completeness: 64%
serial killers by profile completeness

Cleophus Prince has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years ago.

Cleophus Prince a known:

Cleophus Prince
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-05-13 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Cleophus Prince Jr.
Nickname: The Clairemont Killer
Victims: 6 - 6
Years Active: 1990 - 1990
Ages Active: 22/23 - 22/23
Active Countries: United States
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span: 1967 -     
Gender: Male
Citizenship: United States of America
Sexual Preference: N/A
Astrological Sign: Leo
Jul 23 - Aug 23
Birth Month: July
Marital Status: N/A
Children: N/A
Living With: N/A
Occupation: criminal, serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Jul 24, 1967
Birth Location: Alabama, state of the United States of America
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Arrested: Mar 3, 1991 (Age 23)
Convicted: Jul 15, 1993 (Age 25)
Sentence: death
Prison Location: the San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, California, US
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: TRUE
Previous Prison: FALSE

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
9 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Cleophus Prince

The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Cleophus Prince. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Jul 24 1967Cleophus Prince was born in Alabama, state of the United States of America.  #19670724
Jul 24 1987
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
(Age 22/23)
Cleophus Prince started his serial killing spree. #1990
(Age 23/24)
Cleophus Prince ended his serial killing spree. #1990
Mar 03 1991
(Age 23)
Cleophus Prince arrested. #19910303
Jul 15 1993
(Age 25)
Cleophus Prince was convictedand sentenced to death at the San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, California, US.  #19930715
Jul 24 1997
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
Jul 24 2007
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
Jul 24 2017
(Age 50)
50th Birthday

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Boolean Questions:
previous crimes TRUE 367
previous jail TRUE 352
kill at victims home TRUE 323
used weapon TRUE 453
rape TRUE 453
stalk TRUE 418
totem personal item TRUE 354
robbed TRUE 418
previous prision FALSE 336
kill at killers home FALSE 320
used gun FALSE 451
torture FALSE 426
blindfold FALSE 363
bound FALSE 406
strangle FALSE 443
sex with body FALSE 430
mutilated FALSE 447
ate part of body FALSE 451
drank blood FALSE 442
posed body FALSE 365
totem body part FALSE 365

Books that Mention Cleophus Prince

Book: Serial Killer Rapists (mentions serial killer Cleophus Prince)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Rapists
Book: The Cases That Haunt Us (mentions serial killer Cleophus Prince)
John Douglas
The Cases That Haunt Us
Book: Journey Into Darkness (mentions serial killer Cleophus Prince)
John E. Douglas
Journey Into Darkness
Book: Signature Killers (mentions serial killer Cleophus Prince)
Robert D. Keppel
Signature Killers
Book: Robert Black: The True Story of a C... (mentions serial killer Cleophus Prince)
C.L. Swinney
Robert Black: The True Story of a Child Rapis...
Book: Evil Eyes (mentions serial killer Cleophus Prince)
Corey Mitchell
Evil Eyes
Book: Inside the Minds of Serial Killers (mentions serial killer Cleophus Prince)
Katherine M. Ramslan...
Inside the Minds of Serial Killers
Book: San Diego Noir (mentions serial killer Cleophus Prince)
Maryelizabeth Hart
San Diego Noir

13 Books that mention Serial Killer
Cleophus Prince

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630619 Serial Killer Rapists 266
1471108341 The Cases That Haunt Us 3
1439107815 Journey Into Darkness 3
0671001302 Signature Killers 6
1517624150 Robert Black: The True St... 4
0786037806 Evil Eyes 9
0275990990 Inside the Minds of Seria... 14
1617750441 San Diego Noir 1
1533683999 James Fairweather 1
1533032599 The Clairemont Killer 1
0761914218 Contemporary Perspectives... 7
1440641250 Cross-Country Evil 1
1460277538 When Things Seem Odd 8

Cleophus Prince Jr. (born July 25, 1967, aka "The Clairemont Killer") is an American serial killer who was convicted and sentenced to death in 1993 for the rape and murder of six women in San Diego County, California from January through September 1990. Before these crimes, Prince was court-martialed in 1989 due to larceny, and when he was convicted and served his sentence, it was recommended that he be discharged from the United States Navy.

External References
  1. Q2881495 on, Retrieved on Dec 15, 2018.
  2. Cleophus Prince Jr. on, Retrieved on Dec 15, 2018.
  3. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Cleophus PRINCE Jr. on, Retrieved on Dec 15, 2018.
  4. Kelly Flynn, Donnell Void, Cleophus Prince, Jr. on, Retrieved on Dec 15, 2018.
Internal References

Cleophus Prince is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #14 of 41[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in July
  2. #18 of 46[ Page 2 ] of Leo Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #27 of 53[ Page 2 ] of Serial Killer Stalkers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #142 of 327[ Page 10 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  5. #163 of 307[ Page 11 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  6. #309 of 651[ Page 21 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #363 of 651[ Page 25 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  8. #474 of 651[ Page 32 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  9. #623 of 651[ Page 42 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Cleophus Prince is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Age of Serial Killer by Date, Killers By Astrological Sign, Killers By Birth Month, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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