| Jul 15, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Los Angeles police detectives investigating the so-called "Grim Sleeper" killings have received more than 40 calls from people asking them to investigate decades-old unsolved homicides and sexual assaults involving their loved ones. Phones at the task...
| Jul 14, 2010
| 4:38 PM
LOS ANGELES -- Grim Sleeper suspect Lonnie David Franklin, Jr. could have been been captured two years before his last known known murder but his DNA was never collected as required under a 2004 law, according to interviews and records reviewed by The...
| Dec 21, 2010
| 4:29 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- LAPD detectives say they have identified at least 21 women from the roughly 160 photos released in the "Grim Sleeper" serial killer case.
Last week, investigators posted 180 images recovered from the home of the prime suspect in the...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 11:23 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Tuesday marks the 25-year anniversary of the so-called Grim Sleeper's first murder.
Photographs of ten of the serial killer's victims are being displayed along Western Avenue in front of Bethel AME Church. People, including city council...
| Aug 20, 2010
| 11:37 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The man accused of being the notorious " Grim Sleeper" serial killer has reportedly collected $300,000 in pension payments, and will continue to collect them until he dies.
City documents obtained by L.A. Weekly show that Lonnie Franklin...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 3:37 PM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- Arraignment on 4 new murder charges was postponed Monday for the man described as one of L.A's most prolific serial killers.
44-year old Chester Turner, who's already on death row, is charged in the deaths of four additional...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 4:21 AM
The killings made headlines, spurred extensive investigations and frustrated authorities for decades: A flight attendant found raped and strangled with a pair of stockings in her Manhattan apartment in 1971; a Hollywood nightspot owner's daughter whose...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 5:45 AM
LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck says detectives investigating the suspected "Grim Sleeper" serial killer have opened four new missing person cases.
Beck told KTLA on Thursday that the cases were opened after investigators...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 7:45 PM
It could solve one of the highest profile murders in our area, it's already helped to find one serial killer. It's called familial DNA testing and Virginia could start using it by the end of the year.
Each time DNA evidence is collected at crime...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 5:18 PM
A bill recently introduced by Congressman Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) would make it easier for police departments to use DNA technology to solve cold cases.
Schiff pointed to last year's break in the 25-year-old so called “Grim Sleeper” serial...