Nicolai Bonner

Haifa serial killer, The Homeless Murderer

  Active for 1 year
(2005) in Israel




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  10. 4 Timeline Events
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  13. 7 Books About Nicolai Bonner
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Nicolai Bonner a Moldovan-born Israeli serial killer and rapist known as the Haifa serial killer and The Homeless Murderer. In 2005, Bonner beat or stabbed to death four fellow immigrants from the former Soviet Union. Three of his victims were homeless vagrants in the industrial area of Haifa, Israel. He drank alcohol with the three victims prior to murdering them in an abandoned building by the Haifa market. Two of his victims were male and two were female. Bonner set three of his victims bodies on fire and attempted to set fire to the fourth victims body. Nicolai Bonner was sentenced to life imprisonment in 2007.

Nicolai Bonner Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Nicolai Bonner (aka) Haifa serial killer, The Homeless Murderer, was active for 1 year in 2005, known to have ( 4 confirmed / 4 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Israel

Nicolai Bonner was born in Moldova, republic in Eastern Europe. He was raised by both parents. His father, a unnamed non-Jewish man. His mother, a unnamed non-Jewish woman.

He married an unnamed Jewish woman who dies of tuberculosis in 2003. He had one daughter.

He was known to abuse alcohol.

In 2005 Nicolai Bonner started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rape, mutilate, and murder his victims.

He was arrested on May 29th 2005, convicted on May 6th 2007, sentenced to life imprisonment, four consecutive life terms at a prison in Israel. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.

Profile Completeness: 65%
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Nicolai Bonner has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 years ago.

Nicolai Bonner a known:

Nicolai Bonner
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Updated: 2019-05-03 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Nicolai Bonner
Nickname: Haifa serial killer, The Homeless Murderer
Victims: 4 - 4
Years Active: 2005 - 2005
Active Countries: Israel
Convicted Of: murder
Gender: Male
Sexual Preference: heterosexual
Marital Status: married an unnamed Jewish woman who dies of tuberculosis in 2003
Children: one daughter
Living With: N/A
Occupation: criminal, serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: N/A
Given Name: Nicolae
Birth Location: Moldova, republic in Eastern Europe
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Raised By: both parents
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: a unnamed non-Jewish woman
Father: a unnamed non-Jewish man

Cognitive Ability
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Arrested: May 29, 2005
Convicted: May 6, 2007
Sentence: life imprisonment, four consecutive life terms
Prison Location: a prison in Israel
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: N/A
Previous Jail: N/A
Previous Prison: N/A

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
4 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Nicolai Bonner

The 4 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Nicolai Bonner. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Nicolai Bonner started his serial killing spree. #2005
May 29 2005
Nicolai Bonner arrested. #20050529
Nicolai Bonner ended his serial killing spree. #2005
May 06 2007
Nicolai Bonner was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment, four consecutive life terms at a prison in Israel.  #20070506

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Boolean Questions:
alcohol abuse TRUE 226
used weapon TRUE 453
rape TRUE 453
mutilated TRUE 447
used gun FALSE 451
torture FALSE 426
stalk FALSE 418
blindfold FALSE 363
bound FALSE 406
strangle FALSE 443
sex with body FALSE 430
ate part of body FALSE 451
drank blood FALSE 442
posed body FALSE 365
totem body part FALSE 365
totem personal item FALSE 354
robbed FALSE 418

Books that Mention Nicolai Bonner

Book: Serial Killer Rapists (mentions serial killer Nicolai Bonner)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Rapists
Book: Serial Murder (mentions serial killer Nicolai Bonner)
Ronald M. Holmes
Serial Murder
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Book: The Glencaple Murder's (mentions serial killer Nicolai Bonner)
Paul Weightman
The Glencaple Murder's
Book: 2002 Biennale of Sydney (mentions serial killer Nicolai Bonner)
Ewen McDonald
2002 Biennale of Sydney
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Katherine Sherwood B...
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Book: Reinhard Gehlen. Geheimdienstchef i... (mentions serial killer Nicolai Bonner)
Rolf-Dieter Müller
Reinhard Gehlen. Geheimdienstchef im Hintergr...

7 Books that mention Serial Killer
Nicolai Bonner

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630619 Serial Killer Rapists 266
1412974429 Serial Murder 26
131220141x SERIAL KILLER MAGAZINE -... 11
1291006168 The Glencaple Murder's 61
0958040303 2002 Biennale of Sydney 1
1572330678 A Sherwood Bonner Sampler... 2
3862844099 Reinhard Gehlen. Geheimdi... 1

Nicolai Bonner (Hebrew: ניקולאי בונר‎; born 1972) is a Moldovan-born Israeli serial killer, convicted for the killing of 4 people in Haifa between February and May 2005. Bonner murdered four other immigrants from the former Soviet Union, was arrested in 2007 and received a life sentence.Bonner has been called Israel's first serial killer.

External References
  1. Q2638394 on, Retrieved on Feb 16, 2019.
  2. Nicolai Bonner on, Retrieved on Feb 16, 2019.
  3. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Nicolai BONNER on, Retrieved on Feb 16, 2019.
Internal References

Nicolai Bonner is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #1 of 1[ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in Israel
  2. #49 of 651[ Page 4 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
  3. #218 of 307[ Page 15 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #356 of 651[ Page 24 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  5. #438 of 651[ Page 30 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  6. #594 of 651[ Page 40 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Nicolai Bonner is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Sexual Preference, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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