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Remembering Canada’s Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

Two Indigenous KPU instructors and “Butterflies in Spirit” hosted an event to raise awareness on Sept. 26

(From left to right) Billie Jeanne, KPU professors Melinda Bige and Lisa Monchalin, and Maranda Johnson. Jeanne, Monchalin and Johnson are members of “Butterflies in Spirit”. (Ashley Hyshka)

In Canada, around 1,000 Indigenous women and girls have been reported by the RCMP as missing or murdered over the last four decades. Other statistics put that number as high as 4,000.

KPU instructors Lisa Monchalin and Melinda Bige drew attention to that issue with an on-campus event called “Raising Awareness of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls”, hosted by the Indigenous Activism and Introduction to Indigenous Studies courses that they teach.

Students created posters stating that “Indigenous women are loved and valued” in class before proceeding to the KPU

Read more at: http://runnermag.ca/2017/10/remembering-canadas-missing-and-murdered-indigenous-women-and-girls/

Who is Joanna Dennehy? Psychopathic serial killer who murdered three men in Peterborough ditch murders

JOANNA Dennehy is a serial killer currently serving a life term in prison after murdering three men.

Dennehy ran away from home aged 16 and at her sentencing a judge said he believed she should never be released. Here’s all you need to know about her unspeakable crimes…

 Joanna Dennehy, from Peterborough, specifically targeted men during her killing spree
Joanna Dennehy, from Peterborough, specifically targeted men during her killing spree

Who is Joanna Dennehy?

The 33-year-old pleaded guilty to the Peterborough ditch murders, as they were known, which were a series of three murders that took place in March 2013.

Psychiatrists later diagnosed her with “psychopathic, anti-social and emotional instability disorders”.

Dennehy, from Peterborough, specifically targeted men during her killing spree, and said she did not want to kill a woman, especially not a woman with children.

It was reported she had wanted to

Read more at: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/2627695/joanna-dennehy-peterborough-ditch-murders-serial-killer-victims/

Murdered woman’s mum reveals chilling new serial killer theory on missing Claudia Lawrence

The heartbroken mother of Becky Godden, one of two women murdered by taxi driver Christopher Halliwell , has told the mum of missing chef Claudia Lawrence how she believes the “evil monster” killed her too.

In an emotional first meeting, Karen Edwards, whose 20-year-old daughter Becky was murdered in Swindon, Wilts, in 2003, told Joan Lawrence how Halliwell had been seen with Claudia before she vanished in York in 2009.

Karen, 56, said: “This witness said he saw Halliwell talking to Claudia through a taxi window.

“Claudia was asking if he had change so she could ring her dad from a call box.”

She told Joan, 72, that she is convinced Halliwell had up to eight victims.

Claudia Lawrence was last seen on March 18 2009
(Image: PA)

Claudia’s mum Joan, right, was left ‘flabbergasted and bewildered’ by the claims
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Read more at: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/murdered-womans-mum-reveals-chilling-11288570

Murdered woman’s mum reveals chilling new serial killer theory on …

The heartbroken mother of Becky Godden, one of two women murdered by taxi driver Christopher Halliwell , has told the mum of missing chef Claudia Lawrence how she believes the “evil monster” killed her too.

In an emotional first meeting, Karen Edwards, whose 20-year-old daughter Becky was murdered in Swindon, Wilts, in 2003, told Joan Lawrence how Halliwell had been seen with Claudia before she vanished in York in 2009.

Karen, 56, said: “This witness said he saw Halliwell talking to Claudia through a taxi window.

“Claudia was asking if he had change so she could ring her dad from a call box.”

She told Joan, 72, that she is convinced Halliwell had up to eight victims.

Claudia Lawrence was last seen on March 18 2009
(Image: PA)

Claudia’s mum Joan, right, was left ‘flabbergasted and bewildered’ by the claims
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Read more at: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/murdered-womans-mum-reveals-chilling-11288570

Serial killer claims the seven people he murdered were ‘criminals’

A serial killer has claimed that his victims were actually “criminals” and that he was trying to “save” the woman he held captive in a shipping container as a sex slave for two months.

Todd Kohlhepp, 46, made the outrageous claims from behind bars in a South Carolina prison, writing a letter to a New York Post reporter that has now emerged.

According to the Daily Mail, it is the first time Kohlhepp has spoken out since he pleaded guilty in May to seven murders and the rape and kidnapping.

Todd Kohlhepp has accused prosecutors of trying to hide him from the press. Photo / AP
Todd Kohlhepp has accused prosecutors of trying to hide him from the press. Photo /

Read more at: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=11922009

Remorseless serial killer claims the seven people he murdered were ‘criminals who deserved it’ and says he was just …

Todd Kohlhepp, 46, pleaded guilty earlier this month to murdering seven people in Spartanburg County, South Carolina

Todd Kohlhepp, 46, pleaded guilty earlier this month to murdering seven people in Spartanburg County, South Carolina

A serial killer has claimed that his victims were actually ‘criminals’ and that he was trying to ‘save’ the woman he held captive in a shipping container as a sex slave for two months.

Todd Kohlhepp, 46, made the outrageous claims from behind bars in a South Carolina prison, writing a letter to a New York Post reporter that emerged on Saturday.

It is the first time Kohlhepp has spoken out since he pleaded guilty in May to seven murders and the rape and kidnapping.

The killer’s crimes came to light when authorities searching for missing woman Kala Brown, 30, tracked her cell phone to

Read more at: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4870486/South-Carolina-serial-killer-claims-victims-criminals.html

Serial killer who ‘murdered countless security personnel’ killed in Kogi

A notorious serial killer, Lukman Issah, aka Commander, has been killed by the Kogi state police command.

Lukman, according to the police, had killed six policemen and 19 Christian worshippers before he met his waterloo in an operation led by the special anti-robbery Squad (SARS).

A statement by the command’s spokesman, William Aya, said Lukman “was a vicious bloodletting, serial killer and arsonist.

“In the past years, he held forth in the crime world, leaving many deaths, robberies and arson on his trail.

“Countless number of uniformed personnel including policemen, soldiers and even prison officers posted to the state as well as other innocent Nigerians met their untimely death as they were murdered in cold blood by Lukman and his gang.”

According to the police, Lukman, who hails from Emani Clan of Obeiba-Ihima area of Okehi local government area, “enjoyed a long reign from 2001 to Sept. 3, 2017 before it was cut short”.

Crimes committed

Read more at: https://www.thecable.ng/serial-killer-murdered-countless-security-personnel-killed-kogi

Serial killer who ‘murdered countless security personnel’ killed in …

A notorious serial killer, Lukman Issah, aka Commander, has been killed by the Kogi state police command.

Lukman, according to the police, had killed six policemen and 19 Christian worshippers before he met his waterloo in an operation led by the special anti-robbery Squad (SARS).

A statement by the command’s spokesman, William Aya, said Lukman “was a vicious bloodletting, serial killer and arsonist.

“In the past years, he held forth in the crime world, leaving many deaths, robberies and arson on his trail.

“Countless number of uniformed personnel including policemen, soldiers and even prison officers posted to the state as well as other innocent Nigerians met their untimely death as they were murdered in cold blood by Lukman and his gang.”

According to the police, Lukman, who hails from Emani Clan of Obeiba-Ihima area of Okehi local government area, “enjoyed a long reign from 2001 to Sept. 3, 2017 before it was cut short”.

Crimes committed

Read more at: https://www.thecable.ng/serial-killer-murdered-countless-security-personnel-killed-kogi

Serial killer who murdered 19 Christians in Kogi finally liquidated

– Kogi state police command has succeeded in neutralizing a notorious serial killer, Lukman Issah

– According to the police, Issah was the mastermind behind the death of 19 Christians in the state

The Kogi Police Command said on Friday that the state would experience quiet and peace with the killing of the notorious serial killer, Lukman Issah a.k.a commander, on September 3 at Obeiba.

Lukman, according to the police, had killed six policemen and 19 Christian worshippers before he met his waterloo in an operation led by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

“He was a vicious bloodletting, serial killer and arsonist.

“In the past years, he held forth in the crime world, leaving many deaths, robberies and arson on his trail.

“Countless number of uniformed personnel including policemen, soldiers and even prison officers posted to the state as well as other innocent Nigerians

Read more at: https://www.naij.com/1124403-serial-killer-murdered-19-christians-kogi-finally-liquidated.html

Serial killer who murdered 19 Christians in Kogi finally killed

– Kogi state police command has succeeded in neutralizing a notorious serial killer, Lukman Issah

– According to the police, Issah was the mastermind behind the death of 19 Christians in the state

The Kogi Police Command said on Friday that the state would experience quiet and peace with the killing of the notorious serial killer, Lukman Issah a.k.a commander, on September 3 at Obeiba.

Lukman, according to the police, had killed six policemen and 19 Christian worshippers before he met his waterloo in an operation led by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS).

“He was a vicious bloodletting, serial killer and arsonist.

“In the past years, he held forth in the crime world, leaving many deaths, robberies and arson on his trail.

“Countless number of uniformed personnel including policemen, soldiers and even prison officers posted to the state as well as other innocent Nigerians

Read more at: https://www.naij.com/1124403-serial-killer-murdered-19-christians-kogi-finally-killed.html