Paul Kenneth Bernardo a Canadian serial killer and rapist known as the Schoolgirl Killer, the Scarborough rapist and Paul Jason Teale. Bernardo raped and murdered at least three minors between 1990 and 1992. Bernardo attacked most of his victims after stalking them as they got off of public transportation buses in Scarborough, Canada. Bernardo gained worldwide media attention when he raped tortured and murdered two Ontario teenage girls with the assistance of his wife, Karla Homolka. Homolka and Bernardo were arrested in 1993. In 1995, Paul Kenneth Bernardo was convicted of a number of offenses, including the two first-degree murders, and was sentenced to life in prison without parole for at least twenty-five years.
Serial Killer Paul Kenneth Bernardo (aka) Scarborough Rapist, Schoolgirl Killer, was active for 3 years between 1990-1992, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 5 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Canada
Paul Kenneth Bernardo was born (Paul Kenneth Bernardo) on August 27th 1964 in Scarborough, district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Paul Kenneth Bernardo a heterosexual male citizen of Canada. He completed 14 years of school, received a college degree. He gained part of his education while attending University of Toronto. He married Karla Homolka on Jan 01 1991. He had no children.
Prior to his spree he had killed, and commited crimes.
In 1990 (Age 25/26) Paul Kenneth Bernardo started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to torture, strangle, stalk, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. He was known to kill victims at his own home. Paul Kenneth Bernardo used a blindfold or simiar method of covering the victim's eyes. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime. At the time of his crimes he was living with his wife Karla Homolka, where he was known to work as a serial killer, serial rapist.
He was arrested on February 17th 1993 (Age 28), convicted on September 1st 1995 (Age 31), sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for twenty-five years at Kingston Penitentiary in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. He was convicted on charges of murder, kidnapping, rape and other possible charges during his lifetime.
Paul Kenneth Bernardo has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 4 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.
Stalking means following someone secretly to watch them. Serial Killer Stalkers stalk victims prior to killing them.
|Nickname:||Scarborough Rapist, Schoolgirl Killer|
|Victims:||3 - 5|
|Years Active:||1990 - 1992|
|Ages Active:||25/26 - 27/28|
|Convicted Of:||murder, kidnapping, rape|
|Life Span:||1964 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♍ Virgo |
Aug 23 - Sep 23
|Marital Status:||married Karla Homolka , married Karla Homolka on Jan 01 1991|
|Living With:||his wife Karla Homolka|
|Occupation:||serial killer, serial rapist|
|D.O.B.:||Aug 27, 1964|
|Birth Name:||Paul Kenneth Bernardo|
|Native Name:||Paul Jason Teale|
|Birth Location:||Scarborough, district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Highest School:||14 years of school|
|Highest Degree:||college degree|
|Educated At:||University of Toronto|
|Arrested:||Feb 17, 1993 (Age 28)|
|Convicted:||Sep 1, 1995 (Age 31)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for twenty-five years|
|Prison Location:||Kingston Penitentiary in Kingston, Ontario, Canada|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 9 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Paul Kenneth Bernardo. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Aug 27 1964||Paul Kenneth Bernardo was born in Scarborough, district in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. #19640827|
|Aug 27 1984|
|Paul Kenneth Bernardo started his serial killing spree. #1990|
|Paul Kenneth Bernardo ended his serial killing spree. #1992|
|Feb 17 1993|
|Paul Kenneth Bernardo arrested. #19930217|
|Aug 27 1994|
|Sep 01 1995|
|Paul Kenneth Bernardo was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole for twenty-five years at Kingston Penitentiary in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. #19950901|
|Aug 27 2004|
|Aug 27 2014|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Paul Kenneth Bernardo (1990-1992).
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|kill at killers home||TRUE||320|
|living with children||FALSE||268|
|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|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|1733630619||Serial Killer Rapists||Kevin Smith|| 266 Total Including |
Ramadan Abdel Rehim Mansour
|0446550353||Deadly Innocence||Scott Burnside|| 4 Total Including |
Pedro Pablo Nakada Ludeña
|0385674171||Lethal Marriage||Nick Pron||Paul Kenneth Bernardo||2|
|1548119644||The Big Book of Serial Ki...||Jack Rosewood|| 60 Total Including |
|1780333420||Karla Homolka and Paul Be...||Chloe Castleden||Paul Kenneth Bernardo||2|
|1572308648||Psychopathy|| 4 Total Including |
|Paul Kenneth Bernardo||1|
|0275990648||Serial Murder and Media C...||Dirk Cameron Gibson|| 8 Total Including |
|1134510691||When Women Kill||Belinda Morrissey||Paul Kenneth Bernardo||1|
Paul Kenneth Bernardo (born August 27, 1964), also known as Paul Jason Teale, is a Canadian serial killer and serial rapist. He is known for several rapes in the eastern Metropolitan Toronto city of Scarborough, and a series of highly publicized sexual assaults, tortures, and murders committed with his then-wife, Karla Homolka.
Paul Kenneth Bernardo is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database