Long Island Serial Killer The Long Island Serial Killer is currently unidentified. Also known as The Gilgo Killer, The Gilgo Beach Killer, The Seashore Serial Killer and The Craigslist Ripper. Believed to have murdered 10 to 16 people associated with the sex trade, all victims were strangled and most bodies wrapped in burlap sacks after being dismembered. It has been suggested that the serial killer is most likely a white male in his mid-20s to mid-40s who is very familiar with the South Shore of Long Island and who has access to burlap sacks which he uses to contain the bodies. A&E The Killing Season (2016) follows this case. Joel Rifkin and John Bittrolff are possible suspects in the Long Island serial killer case.
Serial Killer Long Island Serial Killer (aka) The Gilgo Killer, The Craigslist Ripper, was active for 21 years between 1996-2016, known to have ( 10 confirmed / 16 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States
Long Island Serial Killer a citizen of the United States of America.
Long Island Serial Killer has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 1 year ago.
The unlawful killing of two or more victims by the same offender(s), in separate events. Serial Killer as defined by the FBI at the 2005 symposium.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Name:||Long Island serial killer|
|Nickname:||The Gilgo Killer, The Craigslist Ripper|
|Victims:||10 - 16|
|Years Active:||1996 - 2016|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Citizenship:||United States of America|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 2 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Long Island Serial Killer. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|1996||Long Island Serial Killer started his/her serial killing spree. #1996|
|2016||Long Island Serial Killer ended his/her serial killing spree. #2016|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Long Island Serial Killer (1996-2016).
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|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1416507698||The Amityville Horror||Jay Anson||Long Island Serial Killer||2|
|0062183672||Lost Girls||Robert Kolker||Long Island Serial Killer||2|
|006218363x||Lost Girls||Robert Kolker||Long Island Serial Killer||1|
|0062183656||Lost Girls||Robert Kolker||Long Island Serial Killer||1|
|0759528306||The Last Victim||Jason Moss|| 25 Total Including |
John Wayne Gacy
|0805097686||The Midnight Assassin||Skip Hollandsworth|| 6 Total Including |
William Dathan Holbert
|0061809594||My Life Among the Serial...||Dr. Helen Morrison|| 33 Total Including |
John Wayne Gacy
|0446196606||The Serial Killers Club||Jeff Povey||Long Island Serial Killer||1|
|1476793255||Murder in the Bayou||Ethan Brown|| 4 Total Including |
|0786030577||Lost Girls||Caitlin Rother||Long Island Serial Killer||2|
|1476793271||Murder in the Bayou||Ethan Brown||Long Island Serial Killer||1|
|1632201895||Why We Love Serial Killer...||Scott Bonn|| 4 Total Including |
|1512601276||Shallow Graves||Maureen Boyle|| 4 Total Including |
|1629144320||Why We Love Serial Killer...||Scott Bonn|| 3 Total Including |
Maoupa Cedric Maake
|1402237464||The Killer Book of Infamo...||Tom Philbin||Long Island Serial Killer||1|
|0786037784||Deadly Lust||McCay Vernon|| 3 Total Including |
|1466863129||Garden of Graves||Maria Eftimiades||Long Island Serial Killer||2|
|1479718505||Confessions of the Oak Be...||W||Long Island Serial Killer||1|
|1986277038||Joel Rifkin||Jack Rosewood||Long Island Serial Killer||2|
|099382322x||Serial Killer Quarterly V...|| 6 Total Including |
|Long Island Serial Killer||1|
|1519348827||Unearthing a Serial Kille...||David Paul||Long Island Serial Killer||1|
|1329021398||The Esoteric Codex: Unide...||Royce Leighton|| 25 Total Including |
|1285401689||Serial Murderers and thei...||Eric W. Hickey|| 8 Total Including |
|1479718521||Confessions of the Oak Be...||W||Long Island Serial Killer||1|
The Long Island serial killer (also referred to as LISK, the Gilgo Beach Killer or the Craigslist Ripper) is an unidentified suspected serial killer who is believed to have murdered 10 to 16 people associated with prostitution, over a period of nearly 20 years, and dumped their bodies along the Ocean Parkway, near the remote Long Island, New York beach towns of Gilgo and Oak Beach in Suffolk County, and the area of Jones Beach State Park in Nassau County. The remains of four victims were found in December 2010, while six more sets of remains were found in March and April 2011.
Long Island Serial Killer is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database