James Dale Ritchie an American serial killer known as Tiny and the Anchorage Serial Killer. Ritchie murdered at least five individuals in and around Anchorage, Alaska, most of whom were in parks or along bike paths. Ritchie was killed during a shootout with members of the Anchorage Police Department in downtown Anchorage in 2016. Following his death, a Colt Python handgun on his person connected him to the string of murders he committed throughout the year.
Serial Killer James Dale Ritchie (aka) Tiny, Anchorage Serial Killer, was active for 1 year in 2016, known to have ( 5 confirmed / 5 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States
James Dale Ritchie was born on November 4th 1976 in Anchorage, city in Alaska, USA. He was raised by both parents.
He completed 13 years of school, attended some college, no degree received. He gained part of his education while attending West Virginia University. He never married. He had two children.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes, served time in jail, and served time in prison. He was known to abuse alcohol and drugs.
In 2016 (Age 39/40) James Dale Ritchie started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to murder his victims. James Dale Ritchie 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 at Penland Parkway trailer park in Anchorage, Alaska, where he was known to work as a serial killer.
James Dale Ritchie died on November 12th 2016 (Age 40), cause of death: shot during a gunfight with Anchorage Police Department at the corner of 5th Avenue and Cordova Street in Anchorage, Alaska, US.
James Dale Ritchie has been listed on Killer.Cloud since June of 2017 and was last updated 2 years ago.
|Name:||James Dale Ritchie|
|Nickname:||Tiny, Anchorage Serial Killer|
|Victims:||5 - 5|
|Years Active:||2016 - 2016|
|Ages Active:||39/40 - 39/40|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Life Span:||1976 - 2016|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♏ Scorpio |
Oct 23 - Nov 22
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Living With:||himself, alone at Penland Parkway trailer park in Anchorage, Alaska|
|D.O.B.:||Nov 4, 1976|
|Birth Location:||Anchorage, city in Alaska, USA|
|Raised By:||both parents|
|Highest School:||13 years of school|
|Highest Degree:||some college, no degree|
|Educated At:||West Virginia University|
|Death Date:||Nov 12, 2016 (Age 40)|
|Cause of Death:||shot during a gunfight with Anchorage Police Department|
|Death Location:||the corner of 5th Avenue and Cordova Street in Anchorage, Alaska, US|
|Killed In Prison:||FALSE|
The 7 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer James Dale Ritchie. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Nov 04 1976||James Dale Ritchie was born in Anchorage, city in Alaska, USA. #19761104|
|Nov 04 1996|
|Nov 04 2006|
|James Dale Ritchie started his serial killing spree. #2016|
|Nov 04 2016|
|Nov 12 2016|
|James Dale Ritchiedied.cause of death:shot during a gunfight with Anchorage Police Departmentat the corner of 5th Avenue and Cordova Street in Anchorage, Alaska, US. #20161112|
|James Dale Ritchie ended his serial killing spree. #2016|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as James Dale Ritchie (2016-2016).
| 29 / 40 |
|living with children||FALSE||268|
|killed in prison||FALSE||218|
|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|
|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|0066620996||Good to Great||Jim Collins||James Dale Ritchie||1|
|0399184384||Altered Traits||Daniel Goleman||James Dale Ritchie||1|
|1942266391||Ice and Bone||Monte Francis||James Dale Ritchie||1|
|1611689732||Confession of a Serial Ki...||Katherine Ramsland,...|| 4 Total Including |
|150404214x||I Like What I Know||Vincent Price||James Dale Ritchie||2|
|0813149746||The Encyclopedia of Louis...||John E. Kleber||James Dale Ritchie||1|
|0813121000||The Encyclopedia of Louis...||John E. Kleber||James Dale Ritchie||1|
|1557837066||Screen World Film Annual||John Willis||James Dale Ritchie||1|
James Dale Ritchie (November 4, 1976 – November 12, 2016) was an American serial killer. Throughout 2016, he murdered upwards of five individuals in and around Anchorage, Alaska, most of whom were in parks or along bike paths. Ritchie was killed during a shootout with officers of the Anchorage Police Department in downtown Anchorage on November 12, 2016.
James Dale Ritchie is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database