The Doodler an unidentified American serial killer also known as the Black Doodler. The Doodler met his victims at gay nightclubs, bars and restaurants. He sketched then stabbed to death fourteen gay men in San Francisco, California, between January 1974 and September 1975. The Doodler attacked a total of seventeen victims, three victims survived his attacks. The Doodler serial killer case remains open and ongoing in the San Francisco Police Department. On February 6th 2019, the San Francisco Police Department released new information including a $100,000 reward, an age progression sketch of the suspect based on a 1975 forensic sketch and audio from a 1974 call to SFPD dispatch reporting a body along Ocean Beach.
Serial Killer The Doodler (aka) the Black Doodler, was active for 2 years between 1974-1975, known to have ( 14 confirmed / 14 possible ) victims. This serial killer was active in the following countries: United States
The Doodler has been listed on Killer.Cloud since November of 2016 and was last updated 3 years ago.
|Nickname:||the Black Doodler|
|Victims:||14 - 14|
|Years Active:||1974 - 1975|
|Active Countries:||United States|
|Birth Location:||Tower Hill, hill, neighbourhood and street in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets|
|Cause of Death:||N/A|
|Killed In Prison:||N/A|
The 2 dates listed below represent a timeline of the life and crimes of serial killer The Doodler. A complete collection of serial killer events can be found on our Serial Killer Timeline.
|1974||The Doodler started his/her serial killing spree. #1974|
|1975||The Doodler ended his/her serial killing spree. #1975|
The following serial killers were active during the same time span as The Doodler (1974-1975).
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The Doodler, also known as the Black Doodler, is an unidentified serial killer believed responsible for 14 murders and three assaults of men in the gay community of San Francisco, California, between January 1974 and September 1975. The nickname was given due to the perpetrator's habit of sketching his victims prior to their sexual encounters and slayings by stabbing. The perpetrator met his victims at gay nightclubs, bars and restaurants.
The Doodler is included in the following pages on Killer.Cloud the Serial Killer Database