Everything is bigger in Texas, and Texas killers are among the most brutal and notorious in the country. There are and have long been more than a few genuine serial killers in Texas, and a Texas serial killer is much like any other. Beyond the sheer number of serial murderers in the Lone Star State, there are some killers whose crimes are especially shocking and terrible.
This list of serial killers in Texas covers gruesome territory, so the squeamish should be advised. Quite a few of these criminals were captured, incarcerated, and ultimately executed, but some, like the Servant Girl Annihilator and the Phantom Killer, were never identified, let alone caught.Serial killers from Texas are covered on this list, as well as those who killed in the state but were not Texas natives.