Dale Anderson (Dale R. Anderson) an American serial killer and rapist known for committing the Belleville Murders. Anderson was active between 1978 and 1988. According to ex-FBI wiz Robert Ressler, Anderson, a sexual psychopath, imprisoned for one of the most brutal slayings in Belleville history, likely killed newspaper intern Audrey Cardenas and four other women. Ressler described Anderson as a model serial killer Ressler said: "There has been no one that I've seen as of late who fits the pattern of a serial killer as strongly as he does." In 1990, Dale Anderson was sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole at the Menard Correctional Center in Illinois.
Serial Killer Dale Anderson (aka) Belleville Murders, was active for 11 years between 1978-1988, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 7 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
Dale Anderson was born on November 24th 1951 in Canton, Ohio, US. He was raised by both parents, and grandmother. He was raised as a only child and had no siblings. His father, George “Dick” Anderson, a local dairy farmer who later became a miner. His mother, Vera Anderson, a homemaker. During his education he had academic, social or discipline problems.
He completed 14 years of school, received a college degree. He married. He had two children.
Prior to his spree he had killed, commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison. He saw a psychologist.
In 1978 (Age 26/27) Dale Anderson started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to torture, strangle, stalk, mutilate, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. 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 multiple locations in Belleville, Illinois, US.
He was arrested on September 29th 1989 (Age 37), convicted on April 17th 1990 (Age 38), sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole at Menard Correctional Center, in solitary confinement, near Chester, Illinois, US.
Dale Anderson has been listed on Killer.Cloud since June of 2017 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.
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.
|Victims:||3 - 7|
|Years Active:||1978 - 1988|
|Ages Active:||26/27 - 36/37|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1951 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♐ Sagittarius |
Nov 22 - Dec 22
|Living With:||multiple locations in Belleville, Illinois, US|
|D.O.B.:||Nov 24, 1951|
|Birth Location:||Canton, Ohio, US|
|Birth Order:||1st of 1|
|Raised By:||both parents, and grandmother|
|Birth Category:||only child|
|Mother:||Vera Anderson, a homemaker|
|Father:||George “Dick” Anderson, a local dairy farmer who later became a miner|
|Highest School:||14 years of school|
|Highest Degree:||college degree|
|Arrested:||Sep 29, 1989 (Age 37)|
|Convicted:||Apr 17, 1990 (Age 38)|
|Sentence:||life imprisonment without the possibility of parole|
|Prison Location:||Menard Correctional Center, in solitary confinement, near Chester, Illinois, US|
|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 Dale Anderson. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Nov 24 1951||Dale Anderson was born in Canton, Ohio, US. #19511124|
|Nov 24 1971|
|Dale Anderson started his serial killing spree. #1978|
|Nov 24 1981|
|Dale Anderson ended his serial killing spree. #1988|
|Sep 29 1989|
|Dale Anderson arrested. #19890929|
|Apr 17 1990|
|Dale Anderson was convictedand sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole at Menard Correctional Center, in solitary confinement, near Chester, Illinois, US. #19900417|
|Nov 24 1991|
|Nov 24 2001|
|Nov 24 2011|
|Nov 24 2021|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Dale Anderson (1978-1988).
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|living with children||TRUE||268|
|problems in school||TRUE||221|
|kill at victims home||TRUE||323|
|totem personal item||TRUE||354|
|father drug abuse||FALSE||192|
|mother drug abuse||FALSE||195|
|teased in school||FALSE||218|
|kill at killers home||FALSE||320|
|sex with body||FALSE||430|
|ate part of body||FALSE||451|
|totem body part||FALSE||365|
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