Robert Pickton

The Pig Farmer Killer, The Pigheaded Killer, Pork Chop Rob

  Active for 7 years
(1995-2001) in Canada

6

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

49

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
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  2. Serial Killer Profile
  3. Serial Killer Type
  4. General Information
  5. Characteristics
  6. Childhood
  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 11 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 17 Books About Robert Pickton
  14. 5 External References
  15. Internal References

Robert Pickton (Robert William "Willy" Pickton) a Canadian serial killer known as The Pig Farmer Killer, The Pigheaded Killer and Pork Chop Rob. Pickton was convicted in 2007 on six counts of second-degree murder. He was accused of murdering twenty other women, mostly prostitutes. In 1997, Pickton was charged with the attempted murder of a prostitute by handcuffing and stabbing her. Pickton was held at Eagle Ridge Hospital after being stabbed by the victim. The charges were dismissed in 1998 due to the victim being unreliable. Pickton claims his total number of victims was forty-nine. On February 22nd 2002 police arrested Robert Pickton at his farm in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia.

Robert Pickton Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Robert Pickton (aka) The Pig Farmer Killer, The Pigheaded Killer, Pork Chop Rob, was active for 7 years between 1995-2001, known to have ( 6 confirmed / 49 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Canada

Robert Pickton was born on October 24th 1949 in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia. He was born 2nd of 3 children and raised by both parents. He was raised as a middle child and had 1 brother and 1 Sister. His father, retired farmer. His mother, Farmer. During his education he had academic, social or discipline problems.

Robert Pickton a heterosexual male citizen of Canada. He took an intelligence quotient test before or after his crimes, Robert Pickton had an IQ of 86. He completed 10 years of school, no degree received. He married. He had no children.

Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, and served time in jail. He was known to abuse drugs.

In 1995 (Age 45/46) Robert Pickton started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to torture, strangle, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. Robert Pickton used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes. He was known to kill victims at his own home. He would keep personal items from the victim after the crime. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself as a pig farmer in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, where he was known to work as a agriculturer, serial killer.

He was arrested on February 22nd 2002 (Age 52), convicted on December 9th 2007 (Age 58), sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for twenty-five years at North Fraser Pretrial Centre in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada. He was convicted on charges of murder and other possible charges during his lifetime.

Profile Completeness: 93%
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Robert Pickton has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 2 months ago.

Robert Pickton a known:

Robert Pickton
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-05-13 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Robert Pickton
Nickname: The Pig Farmer Killer, The Pigheaded Killer, Pork Chop Rob
Victims: 6 - 49
Years Active: 1995 - 2001
Ages Active: 45/46 - 51/52
Active Countries: Canada
Convicted Of: murder
Life Span: 1949 -     
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: Canada
Sexual Preference: heterosexual
Astrological Sign: Scorpio
Oct 23 - Nov 22
Birth Month: October
Marital Status: married
Children: no children
Living With: himself as a pig farmer in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia
Occupation: agriculturer, serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Oct 24, 1949
Given Name: Robert
Birth Location: Port Coquitlam, British Columbia
Birth Order: 2nd of 3
Siblings: 1 brother and 1 Sister
Rasied By: both parents
Birth Category: middle child
Mother: Farmer
Father: retired farmer

Cognitive Ability
IQ: 86
Highest School: 10 years of school
Highest Degree: no degree received

Incarceration
Arrested: Feb 22, 2002 (Age 52)
Convicted: Dec 9, 2007 (Age 58)
Sentence: life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for twenty-five years
Prison Location: North Fraser Pretrial Centre in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: TRUE
Previous Prison: FALSE

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A
11 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Robert Pickton

The 11 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Robert Pickton. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
Oct 24 1949Robert Pickton was born in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia.  #19491024
Oct 24 1969
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
Oct 24 1979
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
Oct 24 1989
(Age 40)
40th Birthday
1995
(Age 45/46)
Robert Pickton started his serial killing spree. #1995
Oct 24 1999
(Age 50)
50th Birthday
2001
(Age 51/52)
Robert Pickton ended his serial killing spree. #2001
Feb 22 2002
(Age 52)
Robert Pickton arrested. #20020222
Dec 09 2007
(Age 58)
Robert Pickton was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for twenty-five years at North Fraser Pretrial Centre in Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada.  #20071209
Oct 24 2009
(Age 60)
60th Birthday
Oct 24 2019
(Age 70)
70th Birthday

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ANSWERED
Serial Killer
Boolean Questions:
Killer
Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
problems in school TRUE 217
drug abuse TRUE 222
previous crimes TRUE 361
previous jail TRUE 345
kill at killers home TRUE 313
used weapon TRUE 445
used gun TRUE 444
rape TRUE 444
torture TRUE 418
bound TRUE 398
strangle TRUE 434
mutilated TRUE 437
totem personal item TRUE 347
living with children FALSE 264
father drug abuse FALSE 189
mother drug abuse FALSE 191
teased in school FALSE 214
physically defect FALSE 295
speach defect FALSE 295
head injury FALSE 294
physically abused FALSE 226
psychologically abused FALSE 219
sexually abused FALSE 221
alcohol abuse FALSE 221
psychologist FALSE 254
forensic hospital FALSE 253
previous prision FALSE 330
previous killed FALSE 207
kill at victims home FALSE 316
stalk FALSE 410
blindfold FALSE 356
sex with body FALSE 423
ate part of body FALSE 442
drank blood FALSE 433
posed body FALSE 357
totem body part FALSE 358
robbed FALSE 411


Books that Mention Robert Pickton

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Serial Killer Stranglers
Book: Serial Killer Rapists (mentions serial killer Robert Pickton)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Rapists
Book: On the Farm (mentions serial killer Robert Pickton)
Stevie Cameron
On the Farm
Book: On the Farm (mentions serial killer Robert Pickton)
Stevie Cameron
On the Farm
Book: On the Farm (mentions serial killer Robert Pickton)
Stevie Cameron
On the Farm
Book: That Lonely Section of Hell (mentions serial killer Robert Pickton)
Lori Shenher
That Lonely Section of Hell
Book: The Country Boy Killer (mentions serial killer Robert Pickton)
JT Hunter
The Country Boy Killer
Book: Missing Sarah (mentions serial killer Robert Pickton)
Maggie De Vries
Missing Sarah

17 Books that mention Serial Killer
Robert Pickton

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630600 Serial Killer Stranglers 164
1733630619 Serial Killer Rapists 266
0676978657 On the Farm 1
0676975844 On the Farm 1
0676975852 On the Farm 1
1771640944 That Lonely Section of He... 1
151507658x The Country Boy Killer 4
0143170449 Missing Sarah 1
1771640936 That Lonely Section of He... 1
1508505349 Robert Pickton 1
0786019344 Butcher 2
0307368610 The Pickton File 1
1459701240 Cold North Killers 12
1770914463 Pig Girl 1
1552663779 Missing Women, Missing Ne... 1
1922132365 Unlocking Secrets 1
1442660856 Remembering Vancouver's D... 1

Robert William "Willy" Pickton (born October 24, 1949) of Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada, is a Canadian serial killer convicted in 2007 of the second-degree murders of six women. Arrested in 2002, he was the subject of a lengthy investigation that yielded evidence of numerous other murders. He was charged with the deaths of an additional 20 women, many of them from Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.

Wikipedia
External References
  1. Robert Pickton on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Robert William PICKTON on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 14, 2018.
  3. Q952917 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Oct 9, 2018.
  4. Kara Gallagher, Stephanie Sodano, Robert “Willie” Pickton on maamodt.asp.radford.edu, Retrieved on Dec 15, 2018.
  5. Canadian serial killer Robert Pickton on disturbinghorror.com, Retrieved on Feb 2, 2019.
Internal References

Robert Pickton is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #7 of 18 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers active in Canada
  2. #23 of 41 [ Page 2 ] of Scorpio Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #23 of 36 [ Page 2 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in October
  4. #49 of 72 [ Page 4 ] of serial killers sorted by IQ Level
  5. #51 of 87 [ Page 4 ] of Serial Killer Torturers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  6. #89 of 649 [ Page 6 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  7. #137 of 248 [ Page 10 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  8. #171 of 304 [ Page 12 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  9. #228 of 649 [ Page 16 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  10. #333 of 649 [ Page 23 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  11. #458 of 649 [ Page 31 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
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