Serial Killer: Ted Bundy

The most distinguishing factor of a serial killer is multiple victims, generally four or more victims. A serial killer will continue killing until he is made to stop. Serial killers differ from mass murders. A mass murder may open fire in a bank and kill several people, making him a mass murderer. A serial murderer does not kill several people in a matter of hours only. The killer goes through phases. He claims a victim, has a cooling off period, and then claims another victim in a week or month. A serial killer may even wait years before claiming another victim. The killers go through a cooling down period, but will eventually kill again. Serial killers are most often white men ...

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he never knew, was an air force veteran. After Ted was born his mother moved him from the home for unwed mothers to her parents house in Philadelphia. Bundy later referred to his grandparents as his mother and father and his natural mother was known to him as his sister. Bundy grew up believing his mother was his much older sister. When Ted was four, he moved with his mother to Tacoma Washington to live with relatives. A year after the move Ted’s mother married an army cook, Johnnie Culpepper Bundy. Ted assumed the last name and it later become synonymous with murder.
Ted spent much of his youth baby-sitting his four younger siblings. He remained a distant relationship with the man who became his step father. His new father tried to raise him as his own. Ted, however, never really related to him. He thought of himself more of a Cowell and less of a Bundy. He missed his "parents" in Philadelphia.
Growing up Ted was known as a shy classmate. He often became the butt ...

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Ted she also felt he had little ambition and didn’t see him in her future. Ted was completely infatuated with her. She was his first major relationship and the first women he was sexually intimate with. Ted tried hard to impress her and keep their relationship from going sour. But Stephanie didn’t believe he would permanently fit in to her lifestyle. Stephanie graduated from the University of Washington in 1968 and broke of her relationship with Ted. It was something that he never got over. Depressed over the break up he dropped out of school. He had trouble keeping interest in anything after his true love left him. They kept in touch through letters, but Stephanie made it ...

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