The heinous crimes committed by the Golden State Killer
How genetic genealogy snared a ruthless killer
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For 40 years, one of America's most notorious serial killers evaded capture. Then in 2018, the man known as the Golden State Killer was finally arrested, caught using state-of-the-art genetic genealogy techniques. But in the four decades it took law enforcement to track him down, Joseph James DeAngelo committed some of the most heinous crimes ever recorded in US criminal history. So, how did this vicious felon operate, and what were the locations of his killing grounds?
Click through and revisit the heinous crimes carried out by the Golden State Killer.
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