Jeffrey Dahmer

Milwaukee Cannibal, Milwaukee Murderer

  Active for 14 years
(1978-1991) in United States

17

CONFIRMED
VICTIMS

17

POSSIBLE
VICTIMS
Jump to:
  1. Summary
  2. Serial Killer Profile
  3. Serial Killer Type
  4. General Information
  5. Characteristics
  6. Childhood
  7. Cognitive Ability
  8. Incarceration
  9. Death
  10. 8 Timeline Events
  11. Serial Killers Active During Spree
  12. Boolean Statistical Questions
  13. 23 Books About Jeffrey Dahmer
  14. 13 External References
  15. Internal References

Jeffrey Dahmer (Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer) an American serial killer and sex offender known as the Milwaukee cannibal and the Milwaukee Murderer. Dahmer committed the rape murder and dismemberment of seventeen men and boys from 1978 to 1991. Dahmer would drug, rape strangle and murder his victims. Dahmer also ate some of his victims and kept some of their body parts in his freezer. Jeffrey Dahmer was sentenced to life imprisonment in 1992 and later murdered in 1994 by a fellow inmate Christopher Scarver at the Columbia Correctional Institution in Portage, Wisconsin.

Jeffrey Dahmer Serial Killer Profile

Serial Killer Jeffrey Dahmer (aka) Milwaukee Cannibal, Milwaukee Murderer, was active for 14 years between 1978-1991, known to have ( 17 confirmed / 17 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: United States

Jeffrey Dahmer was born on May 21st 1960 in Milwaukee. He was born 1st of 2 children and raised by both parents. Dahmer was raised as a oldest child and had one younger bother, David Dahmer. His father, Lionel Dahmer, a chemist in the city of Akron, Ohio. His mother, Joyce Annette Flint, a teletype machine instructor at Marquette University. His father abused alcohol and/or drugs. During his education he had academic, social or discipline problems including being teased or picked on.

Dahmer a homosexual male citizen of the United States of America, with religious ties and/or beliefs connected with the Apostasy in Catholicism religion, organization or belief system. He took an intelligence quotient test before or after his crimes, Jeffrey Dahmer had an IQ of 75. Dahmer completed 13 years of school, received a attended college no degree. Dahmer gained part of his education while attending Ohio State University. Dahmer never married. He had no children. He had a medical condition: necrophilia.

Prior to his spree he had killed, commited crimes, and served time in jail. He was known to abuse alcohol.

In 1978 (Age 17/18) Jeffrey Dahmer started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to commit acts of cannibalism, commit acts of necrophilia, strangle, rape, mutilate, and murder his victims. He was known to kill at the home of the victim. He would keep parts of the victims body after the crime. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime. He positioned or posed at least one body after death. At the time of his crimes he was living with his grandmother, and later alone, where Dahmer was known to work as a serial killer, factory employee, soldier.

He was arrested on July 22nd 1991 (Age 31), convicted on May 1st 1992 (Age 31), sentenced to life imprisonment, fifteen life terms, a total of 957 years at Columbia Correctional Institution, Portage, Wisconsin, US. Dahmer was convicted on charges of murder, child sexual abuse, disorderly conduct, indecent exposure, Public intoxication and other possible charges during his lifetime.

Jeffrey Dahmer died on November 28th 1994 (Age 34), cause of death: homicide, murdered in prison by fellow inmate Christopher Scarver at Columbia Correctional Institution in Portage, Wisconsin, US.

Profile Completeness: 99%
serial killers by profile completeness

Jeffrey Dahmer has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 8 months ago.

Jeffrey Dahmer a known:

Jeffrey Dahmer
Serial Killer Profile:

Updated: 2019-02-15 Collected by Killer.Cloud
General Information
Name: Jeffrey Dahmer
Nickname: Milwaukee Cannibal, Milwaukee Murderer
Victims: 17 - 17
Years Active: 1978 - 1991
Ages Active: 17/18 - 30/31
Active Countries: United States
Convicted Of: murder, child sexual abuse, disorderly conduct, indecent exposure, Public intoxication
Life Span: 1960 - 1994
Characteristics
Gender: Male
Citizenship: United States of America
Sexual Preference: homosexual , homosexuality
Religious Affiliation: Apostasy in Catholicism
Medical Condition: necrophilia
Astrological Sign: Gemini
May 21 - Jun 21
Birth Month: May
Marital Status: never married
Children: no children
Living With: his grandmother, and later alone
Occupation: serial killer, factory employee, soldier
Childhood Information
D.O.B.: May 21, 1960
Native Name: Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer
Family Name: Dahmer
Given Name: Jeffrey
Birth Location: Milwaukee
Birth Order: 1st of 2
Siblings: one younger bother, David Dahmer
Raised By: both parents
Birth Category: oldest child
Mother: Joyce Annette Flint, a teletype machine instructor at Marquette University
Father: Lionel Dahmer, a chemist in the city of Akron, Ohio

Cognitive Ability
IQ: 75
Highest School: 13 years of school
Highest Degree: attended college no degree
Educated At: Ohio State University

Incarceration
Arrested: Jul 22, 1991 (Age 31)
Convicted: May 1, 1992 (Age 31)
Sentence: life imprisonment, fifteen life terms, a total of 957 years
Prison Location: Columbia Correctional Institution, Portage, Wisconsin, US
Executed: N/A
Previous Crimes: TRUE
Previous Jail: TRUE
Previous Prison: FALSE

Death Information
Death Date: Nov 28, 1994 (Age 34)
Manner of Death: homicide
Cause of Death: murdered in prison by fellow inmate Christopher Scarver
Death Location: Columbia Correctional Institution in Portage, Wisconsin, US
Killed In Prison: TRUE
Suicide: FALSE
8 Timeline Events of Serial Killer
Jeffrey Dahmer

The 8 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.

Date Event Description
May 21 1960Jeffrey Dahmer was born in Milwaukee.  #19600521
1978
(Age 17/18)
Jeffrey Dahmer started his serial killing spree. #1978
May 21 1980
(Age 20)
20th Birthday
May 21 1990
(Age 30)
30th Birthday
1991
(Age 30/31)
Jeffrey Dahmer ended his serial killing spree. #1991
Jul 22 1991
(Age 31)
Jeffrey Dahmer arrested. #19910722
May 01 1992
(Age 31)
Jeffrey Dahmer was convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment, fifteen life terms, a total of 957 years at Columbia Correctional Institution, Portage, Wisconsin, US.  #19920501
Nov 28 1994
(Age 34)
Jeffrey Dahmer died. cause of death: homicide, murdered in prison by fellow inmate Christopher Scarver at Columbia Correctional Institution in Portage, Wisconsin, US. #19941128

40 / 40
ANSWERED
Serial Killer
Boolean Questions:
Killer
Question
Killer
Answer
Total
Answered
killed in prison TRUE 210
father drug abuse TRUE 190
teased in school TRUE 215
alcohol abuse TRUE 222
previous crimes TRUE 363
previous jail TRUE 347
previous killed TRUE 207
kill at victims home TRUE 318
used weapon TRUE 448
rape TRUE 447
bound TRUE 401
strangle TRUE 437
sex with body TRUE 426
mutilated TRUE 440
ate part of body TRUE 445
posed body TRUE 360
totem body part TRUE 361
living with children FALSE 267
suicide FALSE 216
mother drug abuse FALSE 192
xyy FALSE 80
problems in school FALSE 218
physically defect FALSE 298
speach defect FALSE 298
head injury FALSE 297
physically abused FALSE 228
psychologically abused FALSE 221
sexually abused FALSE 223
drug abuse FALSE 223
psychologist FALSE 256
forensic hospital FALSE 255
previous prision FALSE 332
kill at killers home FALSE 315
used gun FALSE 447
torture FALSE 421
stalk FALSE 413
blindfold FALSE 359
drank blood FALSE 436
totem personal item FALSE 350
robbed FALSE 414


Books that Mention Jeffrey Dahmer

Book: Serial Killer Stranglers (mentions serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Stranglers
Book: Serial Killer Rapists (mentions serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer)
Kevin Smith
Serial Killer Rapists
Book: My Friend Dahmer (mentions serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer)
Derf Backderf
My Friend Dahmer
Book: My Friend Dahmer (mentions serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer)
Derf Backderf
My Friend Dahmer
Book: The Serial Killer Files (mentions serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer)
Harold Schechter
The Serial Killer Files
Book: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story (mentions serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer)
Donald A. Davis
The Jeffrey Dahmer Story
Book: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story (mentions serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer)
Don Davis
The Jeffrey Dahmer Story
Book: The Shrine of Jeffrey Dahmer (mentions serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer)
Brian Masters
The Shrine of Jeffrey Dahmer

23 Books that mention Serial Killer
Jeffrey Dahmer

ISBN10 Book Title Killers
1733630600 Serial Killer Stranglers 164
1733630619 Serial Killer Rapists 266
1419702165 My Friend Dahmer 1
1613123264 My Friend Dahmer 1
0345465660 The Serial Killer Files 5
1429997753 The Jeffrey Dahmer Story 1
0312928408 The Jeffrey Dahmer Story 1
0340938331 The Shrine of Jeffrey Dah... 1
0340591943 The Shrine of Jeffrey Dah... 1
1402241623 The Killer Book of Serial... 6
0751513105 A Father's Story 2
1548119644 The Big Book of Serial Ki... 60
1545130434 Jeffrey Dahmer 1
0809239949 Human Monsters 2
1978493258 Jeffrey Dahmer 1
1558176616 Jeffrey Dahmer 1
1780333404 Jeffrey Dahmer 1
0299156834 Of Men and Monsters 1
1439236275 The Unsolved "Murder" of... 1
1878569090 Massacre in Milwaukee 1
1530444063 Jeffrey Dahmer 1
1792669321 Serial Killers 4
0891128913 Dark Journey Deep Grace 1

Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer (May 21, 1960 – November 28, 1994), also known as the Milwaukee Cannibal or the Milwaukee Monster, was an American serial killer and sex offender, who committed the rape, murder, and dismemberment of 17 men and boys from 1978 to 1991. Many of his later murders involved necrophilia, cannibalism, and the permanent preservation of body parts — typically all or part of the skeleton.

Wikipedia
External References
  1. Jeffrey Dahmer on en.wikipedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 13, 2018.
  2. Juan Ignacio Blanco, Jeffrey Dahmer on murderpedia.org, Retrieved on Sep 13, 2018.
  3. Valerie Casey, Liz Clagett, Jeffrey Dahmer on maamodt.asp.radford.edu, Retrieved on Sep 13, 2018.
  4. Estate of Sinthasomphone v. City of Milwaukee, 785 F. Supp. 1343 - Dist. Court, ED Wisconsin 1992 on scholar.google.com, Retrieved on Sep 29, 2018.
  5. FBI - Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer on vault.fbi.gov, Retrieved on Sep 29, 2018.
  6. Q298364 on www.wikidata.org, Retrieved on Oct 9, 2018.
  7. Jeffrey Dahmer on www.biography.com, Retrieved on Dec 14, 2018.
  8. Jeffrey Dahmer on www.alcatrazeast.com, Retrieved on Jan 10, 2019.
  9. Serial killer: Jeffery Dahmer on disturbinghorror.com, Retrieved on Feb 2, 2019.
  10. Jeffrey Dahmer on www.serienkillers.de, Retrieved on Feb 17, 2019.
  11. JUDr. Miloslav Jedlička, Jeffrey Lionel Dahmer on kriminalistika.eu, Retrieved on Mar 26, 2019.
  12. Jeffrey Dahmer on www.serialkillers.cz, Retrieved on Apr 1, 2019.
  13. Jeffrey Dahmer on criminalia.es, Retrieved on May 22, 2019.
Internal References

Jeffrey Dahmer is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database

  1. #3 of 30 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killers with birthdays in May
  2. #5 of 40 [ Page 1 ] of Gemini Serial Killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  3. #8 of 43 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killer Cannibals sorted by Confirmed Victims
  4. #12 of 60 [ Page 1 ] of Serial Killer Necrophiliacs sorted by Confirmed Victims
  5. #17 of 649 [ Page 2 ] of serial killers sorted by Profile Completeness
  6. #22 of 326 [ Page 2 ] of Serial Killers active in the United States
  7. #29 of 249 [ Page 2 ] of Serial Killer Stranglers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  8. #41 of 305 [ Page 3 ] of Serial Killer Rapist sorted by Confirmed Victims
  9. #62 of 72 [ Page 5 ] of serial killers sorted by IQ Level
  10. #73 of 649 [ Page 5 ] of serial killers sorted by Confirmed Victims
  11. #118 of 649 [ Page 8 ] of serial killers sorted by Years Active
  12. #121 of 649 [ Page 9 ] of the A-Z List of Serial Killers
Statistics:
Serial Killers Statistics, charts Jeffrey Dahmer is included in: Active Serial Killers by Country, Serial Killers By Gender, Age of Serial Killer by Date, Killers By Astrological Sign, Killers By Birth Month, Serial Killers IQ Level, Years of School Completed, Highest Degree Achieved, Sexual Preference, Birth Category, Mannor of Death, Active Serial Killers by Year and Statistical Boolean Questions.
Years Active: