Golden State Killer Joseph DeAngelo Faces Life In PrisonJoseph James DeAngelo Jr., a former police officer, faces a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole for 13 rape-related charges and 13 murder counts stemming from crimes in the 1970s and 1980s across six California counties. He pleaded guilty in June and is set to be sentenced on Friday after three days of testimony from his victims and survivors.
Victims Tell Of Trauma, Healing In Golden State Killer CaseJane Carson-Sandler says she has served an effective life sentence in the more than four decades since she was one of the first rape victims of a one-time police officer who eventually became known as the Golden State Killer.
DA Schubert Seeking Stories From People Who Lived Through The Terror Of The Golden State KillerSacramento District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert is seeking out people who lived through the time of Golden State Killer/East Area Rapist crimes.
Genetic Genealogy Used To Crack Golden State Killer Case Opened Door For More Than 150 Cold CasesIt’s estimated that more than 150 violent cold case suspects have been identified using genetic genealogy since the arrest of the Golden State Killer.
Retired Officer Recounts Decades-Long Search For East Area RapistThey chased him for years, hiding out where he was known to strike, hoping one day they'd catch him.
Man Who Survived East Area Rapist Attack Believes There Is More To Learn About DeAngelo's CrimesVictor Hayes stood up in the makeshift courtroom at Sacramento State Monday as prosecutors detailed the 1977 East Area Rapist attack on him and his girlfriend.
What Lies Ahead For Survivors After Joseph DeAngelo Pleaded Guilty, Admitted To RapesThe similarities between murder and rape cases were sickening to survivors.
'I Did All That': Inner Person Drove The Golden State Killer, Prosecutor SaysA former police officer who terrorized California as a serial burglar and rapist and went on to kill more than a dozen people while evading capture for decades pleaded guilty Monday to murders attributed to a criminal dubbed the Golden State Killer.
Sacramentans Remember Terror Caused By East Area Rapist In 70s And 80sMany people who grew up in Sacramento remember the headlines about the killings and tapes during the ’70s and ’80s.
'We Will No Longer Hide': Victims Speak Out After Facing Joseph DeAngelo In CourtIn the courtroom Monday, victims of the Golden State Killer heard graphic, sometimes gruesome, details of murder and rape — including their own attacks.
Timeline of Terror: Over 4 Decades Of Golden State Killer On Eve Of Expected Guilty PleaThe charges accused East Area Rapist Joseph DeAngelo faces are all a part of what some are calling California's biggest criminal case ever, which goes back more than 40 years.
Joseph DeAngelo Faces 26 Charges In Golden State Killer CaseDeAngelo is expected to enter a guilty plea during a hearing Monday in Sacramento. Here are the 26 charges he faces.
What To Expect During Accused Golden State Killer’s Guilty Plea On MondayIn just days, the accused East Area Rapist is set to admit to decades of terrorizing California families.
'He Stands Among Some Of The Most Horrific Killers': Retired Sacramento Officer Speaks About Golden State Killer CaseThe suspected Golden State Killer Joseph DeAngelo is expected to plead guilty Monday to a series of crimes.
No Plea Deal (Yet) In East Area Rapist CaseDefense attorneys representing accused serial killer Joseph DeAngelo told the judge during a court appearance Thursday they'd like to "settle" the case if the death penalty was taken off the table, but there is no indication prosecutors are interested in a plea bargain – at least not yet.