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The Golden State Killer’s guilty plea closes a chapter for

With his guilty plea, they can now finally get the closure of facing him in court. On Monday, he pleaded guilty to 13 counts of first-degree murder and special circumstances — including murder committed during burglaries and rapes — as well as 13 counts of kidnapping, and he acknowledged more than 50 rapes he was […]Read More

Golden State Killer: former police officer says he will plead

Forty years after a suburban rapist terrorized California in a series of assaults and killings, a 74-year-old former police officer said he would plead guilty to being the elusive Golden State Killer. Joseph James DeAngelo Jr on Monday told a judge in Sacramento he would plead guilty to 13 murders and 13 kidnapping-related charges throughout […]Read More

Golden State Killer suspect to plead guilty

In a moment his victims have long awaited, a 74-year-old former police officer who terrorized California as the Golden State Killer began pleading guilty to a long list of charges Monday in a university ballroom turned courtroom. Joseph James DeAngelo Jr., clad in orange jail clothing and wearing a clear protective face shield, sat onstage […]Read More

Alleged Golden State Killer to plead guilty to murders

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A former police officer who terrorized the Sacramento region as a serial rapist and went on to kill more than a dozen people across California and evade capture for decades said Monday he will plead guilty to murder and admit dozens of sex assaults. Joseph James DeAngelo Jr. said he will […]Read More