KD Kempamma India's first convicted female serial killer who killed 6 women, 1 in 1999 and 5 in 2007. Mal was arrested on December 31, 2008, after trying to sell the jewelry of victims. She sentenced to death commuted into life in prison.
Serial Killer KD Kempamma (aka) Cyanide Mallika, was active for 9 years between 1999-2007, known to have ( 6 confirmed / 6 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: India
She was arrested on December 31st 2008, convicted on April 1st 2012, sentenced to death, commuted to life imprisonment.
KD Kempamma has been listed on Killer.Cloud since September of 2018 and was last updated 5 years ago.
|Victims:||6 - 6|
|Years Active:||1999 - 2007|
|Arrested:||Dec 31, 2008|
|Convicted:||Apr 1, 2012|
|Sentence:||death, commuted to life imprisonment|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 4 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer KD Kempamma. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|1999||KD Kempamma started her serial killing spree. #1999|
|2007||KD Kempamma ended her serial killing spree. #2007|
|Dec 31 2008||KD Kempamma arrested. #20081231|
|Apr 01 2012||KD Kempamma was convictedand sentenced to death, commuted to life imprisonment. #20120401|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as KD Kempamma (1999-2007).
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|ISBN10||Book Title||Author||Killers Mentioned||Killers|
|0425213900||Female Serial Killers||Peter Vronsky|| 30 Total Including |
|3319591177||Criminology of Homicidal...||Michael Farrell||KD Kempamma||1|
|9387326594||Trials of Truth||Pinky Anand||KD Kempamma||1|
|9351950565||The Front Page Murders||Puja Changoiwala|| 3 Total Including |
K D Kempamma, known as "Cyanide Mallika", is India's first convicted female serial killer. Commencing with her first murder in 1999 Kempamma killed 6 women over the next 8 years, 5 between October and December in 2007. She befriended victims from female temple devotees and portrayed herself as a deeply pious woman.
KD Kempamma is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database