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San Francisco: Police post reward for serial killer dubbed the ‘Doodler’

San Francisco: Police post reward for serial killer dubbed the ‘Doodler’

(Reuters) – San Francisco police have posted a $100,000 reward for a serial killer known as the “Doodler” as they renew their search for a suspect believed responsible for killing five gay men and assaulting two others in the mid-1970s. The unidentified man, who struck terror in the Bay Area’s gay community four decades ago, […]

Canada: LGBT+ activists fear police missed chances to catch serial killer

Canada: LGBT+ activists fear police missed chances to catch serial killer

As Canadian serial killer Bruce McArthur was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of eight men on Friday, LGBT+ activists questioned whether homophobia and racism may have hampered police investigations into the disappearance of his victims. Landscape gardener, McArthur, targeted victims linked to Toronto’s Gay Village over a period of seven years, with […]