Jeffrey Dahmer (Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer) an American serial killer and sex offender known as the Milwaukee cannibal and the Milwaukee Murderer. Dahmer committed the rape murder and dismemberment of seventeen men and boys from 1978 to 1991. Dahmer would drug, rape strangle and murder his victims. Dahmer also ate some of his victims and kept some of their body parts in his freezer. Jeffrey Dahmer was sentenced to life imprisonment in 1992 and later murdered in 1994 by a fellow inmate Christopher Scarver at the Columbia Correctional Institution in Portage, Wisconsin.
Serial Killer Jeffrey Dahmer (aka) Milwaukee Cannibal, Milwaukee Murderer, was active for 14 years between 1978-1991, known to have ( 17 confirmed / 17 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Jeffrey Dahmer was born on May 21st 1960 in Milwaukee. He was born 1st of 2 children and raised by both parents. Dahmer was raised as a oldest child and had one younger bother, David Dahmer. His father, Lionel Dahmer, a chemist in the city of Akron, Ohio. His mother, Joyce Annette Flint, a teletype machine instructor at Marquette University. His father abused alcohol and/or drugs. During his education he had academic, social or discipline problems including being teased or picked on.
Dahmer a homosexual male citizen of the United States of America, with religious ties and/or beliefs connected with the Apostasy in Catholicism religion, organization or belief system. He took an intelligence quotient test before or after his crimes, Jeffrey Dahmer had an IQ of 75. Dahmer completed 13 years of school, received a attended college no degree. Dahmer gained part of his education while attending Ohio State University. Dahmer never married. He had no children. He had a medical condition: necrophilia.
Prior to his spree he had killed, commited crimes, and served time in jail. He was known to abuse alcohol.
In 1978 (Age 17/18) Jeffrey Dahmer started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to commit acts of cannibalism, commit acts of necrophilia, strangle, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. He would keep parts of the victims body after the crime. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime. He positioned or posed at least one body after death. At the time of his crimes he was living with his grandmother, and later alone, where Dahmer was known to work as a serial killer, factory employee, soldier.
He was arrested on July 22nd 1991 (Age 31), convicted on May 1st 1992 (Age 31), sentenced to life imprisonment, fifteen life terms, a total of 957 years at Columbia Correctional Institution, Portage, Wisconsin, US. Dahmer was convicted on charges of murder, child sexual abuse, disorderly conduct, indecent exposure, Public intoxication and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Jeffrey Dahmer died on November 28th 1994 (Age 34), cause of death: homicide, murdered in prison by fellow inmate Christopher Scarver at Columbia Correctional Institution in Portage, Wisconsin, US.
Jeffrey Dahmer has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 9 months 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.
Rape is usually defined as having sexual intercourse with a person who does not want to, or cannot consent.
Cannibalism is the act or practice of humans eating the flesh or internal organs of other human beings. Serial Killer Cannibals have been known to have ate a piece of their victim(s) body.
Necrophilia, also called thanatophilia, is a sexual attraction or sexual act involving corpses. Serial Killer Necrophiliacs have been known to have sex with the body of their victim(s).
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Nickname:||Milwaukee Cannibal, Milwaukee Murderer|
|Victims:||17 - 17|
|Years Active:||1978 - 1991|
|Ages Active:||17/18 - 30/31|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Convicted Of:||murder, child sexual abuse, disorderly conduct, indecent exposure, Public intoxication|
|Life Span:||1960 - 1994|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Sexual Preference:||homosexual , homosexuality|
|Religious Affiliation:||Apostasy in Catholicism|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♊ Gemini |
May 21 - Jun 21
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Living With:||his grandmother, and later alone|
|Occupation:||serial killer, factory employee, soldier|
|D.O.B.:||May 21, 1960|
|Native Name:||Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer|
|Birth Order:||1st of 2|
|Siblings:||one younger bother, David Dahmer|
|Raised By:||both parents|
|Birth Category:||oldest child|
|Mother:||Joyce Annette Flint, a teletype machine instructor at Marquette University|
|Father:||Lionel Dahmer, a chemist in the city of Akron, Ohio|
|Highest School:||13 years of school|
|Highest Degree:||attended college no degree|
|Educated At:||Ohio State University|
|Arrested:||Jul 22, 1991 (Age 31)|
|Convicted:||May 1, 1992 (Age 31)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment, fifteen life terms, a total of 957 years|
|Prison Location:||Columbia Correctional Institution, Portage, Wisconsin, US|
|Death Date:||Nov 28, 1994 (Age 34)|
|Manner of Death:||homicide|
|Cause of Death:||murdered in prison by fellow inmate Christopher Scarver|
|Death Location:||Columbia Correctional Institution in Portage, Wisconsin, US|
|Killed In Prison:||TRUE|
The 8 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|May 21 1960||Jeffrey Dahmer was born in Milwaukee. #19600521|
|Jeffrey Dahmer started his serial killing spree. #1978|
|May 21 1980|
|May 21 1990|
|Jeffrey Dahmer ended his serial killing spree. #1991|
|Jul 22 1991|
|Jeffrey Dahmer arrested. #19910722|
|May 01 1992|
|Jeffrey Dahmer was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment, fifteen life terms, a total of 957 years at Columbia Correctional Institution, Portage, Wisconsin, US. #19920501|
|Nov 28 1994|
|Jeffrey Dahmer died. cause of death: homicide, murdered in prison by fellow inmate Christopher Scarver at Columbia Correctional Institution in Portage, Wisconsin, US. #19941128|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Jeffrey Dahmer (1978-1991).
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|killed in prison||TRUE||210|
|father drug abuse||TRUE||190|
|teased in school||TRUE||215|
|kill at victims home||TRUE||318|
|sex with body||TRUE||426|
|ate part of body||TRUE||445|
|totem body part||TRUE||361|
|living with children||FALSE||267|
|mother drug abuse||FALSE||192|
|problems in school||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||315|
|totem personal item||FALSE||350|
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Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer (May 21, 1960 – November 28, 1994), also known as the Milwaukee Cannibal or the Milwaukee Monster, was an American serial killer and sex offender, who committed the rape, murder, and dismemberment of 17 men and boys from 1978 to 1991. Many of his later murders involved necrophilia, cannibalism, and the permanent preservation of body parts — typically all or part of the skeleton.
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