Steven Grieveson (Steven John Grieveson) a British serial killer known as the Sunderland Strangler. Grieveson murdered four boys between 1990 and 1994 in Sunderland, England. He would strangle and set fire to the bodies of his victims in an attempt to conceal evidence. It is believed that he killed to hide his homosexuality. He eventually confessed to al four murders and was sentenced to life imprisonment, three murder convictions in 1996 and one in 2013. In 2014, Grieveson was arrested on suspicion of the 1992 murder of a seven-year-old girl named Nikki Allan, who had been found stabbed to death in 1992, no official charges have been filed.
Serial Killer Steven Grieveson (aka) Sunderland Strangler, was active for 2 years between 1993-1994, known to have ( 4 confirmed / 5 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United Kingdom
Steven Grieveson was born on December 14th 1970 in Sunderland, city in Tyne and Wear, North East England.
Steven Grieveson a homosexual male citizen of the United Kingdom.
He was arrested on March 11th 1994 (Age 23), convicted on February 28th 1996 (Age 25), sentenced to life imprisonment at HM Prison Full Sutton in the village of Full Sutton in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Steven Grieveson has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years ago.
The unlawful killing of two or more victims by the same offender(s), in separate events. Serial Killer as defined by the FBI at the 2005 symposium.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Victims:||4 - 5|
|Years Active:||1993 - 1994|
|Ages Active:||22/23 - 23/24|
|Active Countries:||United Kingdom|
|Life Span:||1970 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♐ Sagittarius |
Nov 22 - Dec 22
|D.O.B.:||Dec 14, 1970|
|Birth Location:||Sunderland, city in Tyne and Wear, North East England|
|Arrested:||Mar 11, 1994 (Age 23)|
|Convicted:||Feb 28, 1996 (Age 25)|
|Prison Location:||HM Prison Full Sutton in the village of Full Sutton in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Steven Grieveson. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Dec 14 1970||Steven Grieveson was born in Sunderland, city in Tyne and Wear, North East England. #19701214|
|Dec 14 1990|
|Steven Grieveson started his serial killing spree. #1993|
|Steven Grieveson ended his serial killing spree. #1994|
|Mar 11 1994|
|Steven Grieveson arrested. #19940311|
|Feb 28 1996|
|Steven Grieveson was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment at HM Prison Full Sutton in the village of Full Sutton in the East Riding of Yorkshire, England. #19960228|
|Dec 14 2000|
|Dec 14 2010|
|Dec 14 2020|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Steven Grieveson (1993-1994).
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|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|0520927230||A Heart at Fire's Center||Steven C. Smith||Steven Grieveson||1|
|1134900090||Screening the Male||Steve Cohan||Steven Grieveson||1|
|1473827329||The London Underground Se...||Geoff Platt||Steven Grieveson||2|
|6028357049||Jejak pembunuh berantai||Hermawan Aksan|| 8 Total Including |
|1843929147||New Directions in Crimino...||Steve Hall||Steven Grieveson||1|
|190403442x||Shadow of the Ripper||Patrick Lavelle||Steven Grieveson||1|
|1291006168||The Glencaple Murder's||Paul Weightman|| 61 Total Including |
|1932643192||Hong Kong Connections|| 3 Total Including |
|1909976377||The Road to Murder||Adam Lynes||Steven Grieveson||2|
|1546637591||True Crime: British Monst...||Robert Keller||Steven Grieveson||1|
Steven John Grieveson (born 14 December 1970) is a British serial killer known as the Sunderland Strangler, who murdered four teenage boys in a series of killings committed between 1990 and 1994 in Sunderland, England. Convicted of three counts of murder at Leeds Crown Court, Grieveson was sentenced to life imprisonment on 28 February 1996, with a recommendation that he serve a minimum of 35 years before the Home Secretary considers his eligibility for release.
Steven Grieveson is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database