Diamond Knot Killer

In this April 27, 2018, file photo, Joseph James DeAngelo, accompanied by Sacramento County Public Defender Diane Howard, right, makes his first appearance to face charges that include homicide and rape, in Sacramento County Superior Court in Sacramento,
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
May 03, 2018 - 11:34 am
A judge has ruled that prosecutors can collect DNA, fingerprints and body photos from the man of the suspected of being the Golden State Killer.
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Joseph James DeAngelo In Court
(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
May 01, 2018 - 1:50 pm
Investigators hunting for the so-called Golden State Killer — one of California's most elusive serial killers and rapists — subpoenaed a genetic website last year while investigating an Oregon man who was misidentified as a potential suspect.
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FBI shows artist renderings of a serial killer and rapist, also known as the "East Area Rapist" and "Golden State Killer" from 1976 to 1986.
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April 27, 2018 - 2:22 pm
The genealogy website used to find the man accused of being California's Golden State Killer had no idea its database was tapped in pursuit of a suspect who eluded law enforcement for four decades...
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Joseph James DeAngelo, 72, who authorities suspect is the so-called Golden State Killer responsible for at least a dozen murders and 50 rapes in the 1970s and 80s, makes his first appearance, Friday, April 27, 2018, in Sacramento County Superior Court in
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
April 27, 2018 - 2:04 pm
DeAngelo is appearing in Sacramento County Court Friday to be arraigned on two counts of murder...
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Joseph James DeAngelo
(Sacramento County Sheriff's Office via AP)
April 25, 2018 - 2:22 pm
A DNA match led to the arrest of a 72-year-old former police officer in one of the most baffling and sadistic crime sprees of the 1970s and '80s.
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Golden State Killer
(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
April 25, 2018 - 12:57 pm
A suspected California serial killer who committed at least 12 homicides and 45 rapes throughout the state in the 1970s and '80s was identified Wednesday as a former police officer, an official said.
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Golden State Killer Sketches
(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
April 25, 2018 - 10:57 am
Authorities in California plan to make a "major announcement" in the case of an elusive serial killer they say committed at least 12 homicides, 45 rapes and dozens of burglaries across the state in the 1970s and 1980s.
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