John Martin Crawford a Canadian serial killer known as The Lady Killer. In 1981, Crawford was sentenced to ten years imprisonment and released in 1989. Crawford raped tortured and killed three native Saskatoon women in 1992. At least one victim had been mutilated by deep bite marks on her breasts. He was arrested in 1995 and later convicted for the three murders in 1996. In 2001, Warren Goulding wrote a book about Crawfords crimes titled: Just Another Indian - A Serial Killer and Canada’s Indifference. In 2006, Jeremy Torrie wrote and directed a movie about his crimes titled: Mr. Soul, a serial killer whose murder of Aboriginal women went unreported and ignored by police and media. The movie is based on Goulding’s 2001 book.
Serial Killer John Martin Crawford (aka) The Lady Killer, was active for 12 years between 1981-1992, known to have ( 4 confirmed / 4 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Canada
John Martin Crawford was born on March 29th 1962 in Steinbach, city in Manitoba, Canada. He was born 1st of 3 children and raised by his mother and step-father. Crawford was raised as a oldest child and had two, one half-brother and one half-sister. His father, an unnamed alcoholic man who worked as a taxi driver. His mother, an unnamed woman who was unmarried when John was born. His father abused alcohol and/or drugs. He had a physically defect. During his education he had academic, social or discipline problems, including being teased or picked on. John Martin Crawford was sexually and abused at some point of his life.
Crawford a heterosexual male citizen of Canada. Crawford never married. He had no children.
Prior to his spree he had killed, commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison. He was known to abuse alcohol and drugs. He saw a psychologist and spent time in a Forensic Hospital.
In 1981 (Age 18/19) John Martin Crawford started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to torture, strangle, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. At the time of his crimes he was living with his mother, where Crawford was known to work as a serial killer.
John Martin Crawford 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.
Torture is when someone puts another person in pain. This pain may be physical or psychological. Tourturers touture their victims.
Strangulation is death by compressing the neck until the supply of oxygen is cut off. Stranglers kill by Strangulation.
|Name:||John Martin Crawford|
|Nickname:||The Lady Killer|
|Victims:||4 - 4|
|Years Active:||1981 - 1992|
|Ages Active:||18/19 - 29/30|
|Life Span:||1962 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♈ Aries |
Mar 20 - Apr 20
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Living With:||his mother|
|D.O.B.:||Mar 29, 1962|
|Native Name:||John Martin Crawford|
|Birth Location:||Steinbach, city in Manitoba, Canada|
|Birth Order:||1st of 3|
|Siblings:||two, one half-brother and one half-sister|
|Raised By:||his mother and step-father|
|Birth Category:||oldest child|
|Mother:||an unnamed woman who was unmarried when John was born|
|Father:||an unnamed alcoholic man who worked as a taxi driver|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment, three terms|
|Prison Location:||Saskatchewan Federal Penitentiary in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 8 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer John Martin Crawford. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Mar 29 1962||John Martin Crawford was born in Steinbach, city in Manitoba, Canada. #19620329|
|John Martin Crawford started his serial killing spree. #1981|
|Mar 29 1982|
|John Martin Crawford ended his serial killing spree. #1992|
|Mar 29 1992|
|Mar 29 2002|
|Mar 29 2012|
|Mar 29 2022|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as John Martin Crawford (1981-1992).
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|father drug abuse||TRUE||192|
|problems in school||TRUE||221|
|teased in school||TRUE||218|
|living with children||FALSE||268|
|mother drug abuse||FALSE||195|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|kill at victims home||FALSE||323|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
|totem personal item||FALSE||354|
John Martin Crawford (born 29 March 1962) is a Canadian serial killer.
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