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Son of Sam killer says he 'surrendered to dark forces'
The "Son of Sam" killer who terrorized New York 40 years ago says he thought he was doing something "to appease the devil."
Today in History
Today in History Today is Thursday, Aug. 10, the 222nd day of 2017. There are 143 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 10, 1977, postal employee David Berkowitz was arrested in Yonkers, New York, accused of being "Son of Sam," the gunman who killed six people and wounded
'Son of Sam' killer was arrested 40 years ago this week
For a year, David Berkowitz terrorized New York. The papers called him the ".44 Caliber Killer." In taunting notes to police and a journalist, he called himself "Mr. Monster," the "Son of Sam." When the police finally got him, 40 years ago Thursday, the man behind the killings was unmasked as a
'Son of Sam' Killer: Aurora, Sikh Massacres 'Senseless'
David Berkowitz, who gunned down 13 people, killing six, 35 years ago, says he hopes society takes the "glamour" out of guns. In the wake of the Aurora, Colo. theater massacre and the mass shooting at a Wisconsin Sikh temple, Berkowitz is calling for an end to gun violence. "It's all senseless,"
May 8, 1978: 'Son of Sam' Pleads Guilty
In court, David Berkowitz pleads guilty to all "Son of Sam" murders in NYC.
Jan. 23, 1989: Ted Bundy Set to Be Executed
Serial killer Ted Bundy is convictedof 3 murders, but confessed to 20 more.
Aug. 12, 1977: Son of Sam Arrested
One of the many questions that has come up in the investigation of David Berkowitz is why this fingerprint found on a son of Sam letter was not located an FBI files. ABC's bill spoke with the FBI officials and was told that the prince of David Berkowitz are not among the 62 million in their files.
'Lovely Bones:' Serial Killers Elude As Ordinary Neighbors
Film 'Lovely Bones' Draws on Profiling Experience of FBI 'Mind Hunter' John Douglas
Sudden Death Arrhythmias Hard to Detect
Roger Moore, Elton John Have Type of Arrhythmia Suspected in Death of Breslin's Daughter
Fake Firefighter Targeted Anna Wintour
Fueled by Anger at the Fashion World, Peter Braunstein Wrote About His Desire to Kill Vogue Editor