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 released 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.
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: Czech Republic, Slovakia
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.
Jozef Slovak has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 3 years 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.
Rape is usually defined as having sexual intercourse with a person who does not want to, or cannot consent.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Nickname:||The Bratislava Strangler, The Genius murderer|
|Victims:||5 - 5|
|Years Active:||1978 - 1991|
|Ages Active:||26/27 - 39/40|
|Active Countries:||Czech Republic, Slovakia|
|Life Span:||1951 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♈ Aries |
Mar 20 - Apr 20
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Children:||no children mentioned|
|Living With:||himself, alone recently released from prison|
|D.O.B.:||Apr 7, 1951|
|Birth Location:||Plavecký Štvrtok, municipality of Slovakia|
|Arrested:||Jul 18, 1991 (Age 40)|
|Convicted:||Aug 20, 1993 (Age 42)|
|Prison Location:||Ilavská prison in Ilava, Slowakei|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 11 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Jozef Slovak. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Apr 07 1951||Jozef Slovak was born in Plavecký Štvrtok, municipality of Slovakia. #19510407|
|Apr 07 1971|
|Jozef Slovak started his serial killing spree. #1978|
|Apr 07 1981|
|Jozef Slovak ended his serial killing spree. #1991|
|Apr 07 1991|
|Jul 18 1991|
|Jozef Slovak arrested. #19910718|
|Aug 20 1993|
|Jozef Slovak was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment at Ilavská prison in Ilava, Slowakei. #19930820|
|Apr 07 2001|
|Apr 07 2011|
|Apr 07 2021|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Jozef Slovak (1978-1991).
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|problems in school||FALSE||221|
|teased in school||FALSE||218|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
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.
Jozef Slovak is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database