Jozef Slovak

The Bratislava Strangler, The Genius murderer

  Active for 14 years
(1978-1991) in Slovakia, Czech Republic




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  12. 1 Books About Jozef Slovak
  13. 4 External References
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Jozef Slovak (Jozef Slovák) a Slovak serial killer known as The Bratislava Strangler and The Genius murderer. Slovák murdered at least five women in Slovakia and Czech Republic between 1978 and 1991. He killed his first victim in 1978, Slovák served eight years of his fifteen year sentence and he was release in 1990. He murdered at least four other women before being captured in 1991. In 1993, Jozef Slovák was sentenced to life imprisonment for the four murders and is currently serving his sentence at the Ilavská prison in Ilava, Slovakia.

Jozef Slovak Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Jozef Slovak (aka) The Bratislava Strangler, The Genius murderer, was active for 14 years between 1978-1991, known to have ( 5 confirmed / 5 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Slovakia, Czech Republic

Jozef Slovak was born on April 7th 1951 in Plavecký Štvrtok, municipality of Slovakia.

Jozef Slovak a heterosexual male citizen of Slovakia. He never married. He had no children mentioned.

Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison.

In 1978 (Age 26/27) Jozef Slovak started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, strangle, rape, and murder his victims. Jozef Slovak used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes. At the time of his crimes he was living with himself, alone recently released from prison, where he was known to work as a serial killer.

He was arrested on July 18th 1991 (Age 40), convicted on August 20th 1993 (Age 42), sentenced to life imprisonment at Ilavská prison in Ilava, Slowakei.

Profile Completeness: 76%
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Jozef Slovak has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 2 weeks ago.

Jozef Slovak a known:

Jozef Slovak
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-03-31 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Jozef Slovák
Nickname: The Bratislava Strangler, The Genius murderer
Victims: 5 - 5
Years Active: 1978 - 1991
Ages Active: 26/27 - 39/40
Active Countries: Slovakia, Czech Republic
Life Span: 1951 -     
Gender: Male
Citizenship: Slovakia
Sexual Preference: heterosexual
Astrological Sign: Aries
Mar 20 - Apr 20
Marital Status: never married
Children: no children mentioned
Living With: himself, alone recently released from prison
Occupation: serial killer
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: Apr 7, 1951
Given Name: Jozef
Birth Location: Plavecký Štvrtok, municipality of Slovakia
Birth Order: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Rasied By: N/A
Birth Category: N/A
Mother: N/A
Father: N/A

Cognitive Ability
Highest School: N/A
Highest Degree:

Arrested: Jul 18, 1991 (Age 40)
Convicted: Aug 20, 1993 (Age 42)
Sentence: life imprisonment
Prison Location: Ilavská prison in Ilava, Slowakei
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: TRUE
Previous Prison: TRUE

Death Information
Death Date: N/A
Cause of Death: N/A
Death Location: N/A
Killed In Prison: N/A
Suicide: N/A

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Serial Killer
Boolean Questions:
previous crimes TRUE 295
previous jail TRUE 289
previous prision TRUE 282
used weapon TRUE 358
used gun TRUE 354
rape TRUE 408
strangle TRUE 354
robbed TRUE 331
problems in school FALSE 198
teased in school FALSE 197
physically defect FALSE 261
speach defect FALSE 260
head injury FALSE 259
physically abused FALSE 203
psychologically abused FALSE 198
sexually abused FALSE 200
psychologist FALSE 231
forensic hospital FALSE 230
torture FALSE 353
stalk FALSE 340
blindfold FALSE 299
bound FALSE 313
sex with body FALSE 350
mutilated FALSE 357
ate part of body FALSE 369
drank blood FALSE 359
posed body FALSE 302
totem body part FALSE 300
totem personal item FALSE 296

Books that Mention Jozef Slovak

Book: The Glencaple Murder's (mentions serial killer Jozef Slovak)
Paul Weightman
The Glencaple Murder's

1 Books that mention Serial Killer
Jozef Slovak

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1291006168 The Glencaple Murder's 61

Jozef Slovák (born 1951) is a Slovak serial killer who murdered at least five women in Slovakia and Czech Republic from 1978 to 1991. He is currently serving a life sentence for four murders in Ilava prison, Slovakia. Slovák remains one of the most significant participants in the controversial wide-ranging amnesty of the newly elected President of Czechoslovakia Václav Havel.

External References
  1. Q6297925 on, Retrieved on Mar 26, 2019.
  2. Jozef Slovák on, Retrieved on Mar 26, 2019.
  3. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Jozef SLOVÁK on, Retrieved on Mar 26, 2019.
  4. JUDr. Miloslav Jedličk, Jozef Slovák on, Retrieved on Mar 26, 2019.
Internal References

Jozef Slovak is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #111 of 642 [ Page 8 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  2. #126 of 241 [ Page 9 ] of Aries Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #128 of 207 [ Page 9 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #175 of 281 [ Page 12 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #228 of 642 [ Page 16 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  6. #363 of 642 [ Page 25 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  7. #543 of 642 [ Page 37 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Jozef Slovak is included in: Serial Killers By Gender, Age of Serial Killer by Date, Killers By Astrological Sign, Sexual Preference, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
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