Jiri Straka (Jirí Straka) a Czech serial killer known as the Spartakiad killer. In 1985, Straka attacked eleven women in Prague. He was convicted of three murders, two murder attempts, five rapes, three robberies and five thefts. Due to his age, sixteen-years-old, he could not be sentenced to more than ten years in prison. In 1994, Straka's punishment was shortened by a presidential amnesty. In 2004, Jirí Straka was release from prison, he now lives under a different identity.
Serial Killer Jiri Straka (aka) The Spartakiad killer, was active for 1 year in 1985, known to have ( 3 confirmed / 3 possible ) victims. This Serial Killer was active in the following countries: Czech Republic
Jiri Straka was born on April 14th 1969 in Prague, capital city of the Czech Republic. He was raised by both parents until (Age 13/14). Straka had two, one brother and one brother. His father, an unnamed man, a bricklayer who worked abroad. His mother, an unnamed woman, a warehouse worker.
He took an intelligence quotient test before or after his crimes, Jiri Straka had an IQ of 125. Straka never married. He had no children.
Prior to his spree he had commited crimes.
In 1985 (Age 15/16) Jiri Straka started his killing spree, during his crimes as a serial killer he was known to rob, rape, and murder his victims. Jiri Straka used a weapon and was in possession of a firearm during his crimes. At least one victim was tied, bound, or otherwise restrained during the crime. At the time of his crimes he was living with at a boarding house in Lhotka near Prague.
He was arrested on May 22nd 1985 (Age 16), sentenced to ten years imprisonment at Opava Psychiatric Hospital in Opava, Czech Republic. Jirí Straka was released from custody on December 24, 2004.
Jiri Straka has been listed on Killer.Cloud since March of 2019 and was last updated 2 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.
|Nickname:||The Spartakiad killer|
|Victims:||3 - 3|
|Years Active:||1985 - 1985|
|Ages Active:||15/16 - 15/16|
|Active Countries:||Czech Republic|
|Life Span:||1969 -|
|Astrological Sign:|| ♈ Aries |
Mar 20 - Apr 20
|Marital Status:||never married|
|Living With:||at a boarding house in Lhotka near Prague|
|D.O.B.:||Apr 14, 1969|
|Birth Location:||Prague, capital city of the Czech Republic|
|Siblings:||two, one brother and one brother|
|Raised By:||both parents until (Age 13/14)|
|Mother:||an unnamed woman, a warehouse worker|
|Father:||an unnamed man, a bricklayer who worked abroad|
|Arrested:||May 22, 1985 (Age 16)|
|Sentence:||ten years imprisonment|
|Prison Location:||Opava Psychiatric Hospital in Opava, Czech Republic. Jirí Straka was released from custody on December 24, 2004|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 8 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer Jiri Straka. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|Apr 14 1969||Jiri Straka was born in Prague, capital city of the Czech Republic. #19690414|
|Jiri Straka started his serial killing spree. #1985|
|May 22 1985|
|Jiri Straka arrested. #19850522|
|Jiri Straka ended his serial killing spree. #1985|
|Apr 14 1989|
|Apr 14 1999|
|Apr 14 2009|
|Apr 14 2019|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as Jiri Straka (1985-1985).
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|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|
Jiri Straka is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database