This is a list of famous serial killers who are still alive. When serial killers are caught, after a long period of horrific, evil crimes, it’s almost expected that their lives will be coming to an end. The usual sentence for multiple murders, especially ones committed by serial killers, is death. So that’s why it’s so remarkable to hear about serial killers who are currently still alive, most of whom are serving life sentences in prison. Very few serial killers who have been caught have been released from prison, but there are still some odd exceptions where the law and morality don’t intersect.
Who are these serial killers who are still among the living? How did they escape a death sentence while on trial? What were their crimes and who were their victims? Are these some of America's most famous serial killers? How did these serial killers murder their victims? This list answers these questions and more about some of the world’s most notorious living serial killers.
Many famous serial killers were murdered in jail. The male and female serial killers on this list either received life sentences or managed to avoid life in prison. These rare serial killers may have taken the lives of at least three people, some with victim numbers over 50, yet are still alive.
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of Americasee more on Gary Ridgway
Birthplace: Pittsburg, Kansas, United States of Americasee more on Dennis Rader
Birthplace: Fraserburgh, United Kingdomsee more on Dennis Nilsen
Birthplace: West Orange, New Jersey, United States of Americasee more on Charles Cullen