Born To Kill?

Season 3

Season 3, Episode 5 - Dennis Nilson 'The Kindly Killer'

3.0 14 x
Scottish civil servant Dennis Nilsen wanted male companionship but could not deal with anyone's emotions but his own. Serial killing solved the problem.

Season 3, Episode 3 - Gary Ridgway 'The Green River Killer'

3.0 6 x
Gary Ridgway, a.k.a. the Green River Killer, conducts a 19-year reign of terror in Washington, with forty eight confirmed murders that earn him the title of the most prolific serial killer in the US.

Season 3, Episode 2 - Edmund Kemper 'The Co-ed Killer'

4.0 11 x
A profile of serial killer Edmund Kemper who claimed the lives of female students before finally targeting his abusive mother and confessing.

4.Jeffrey Dahmer

3.0 8 x
Jeffrey Dahmer, like every other sociopath serial killer in history believed himself to be completely justified in his actions. Was he born to kill?

3.Myra Hindley

3.0 16 x
Can people be persuaded to kill for love? Were they crimes of passion? Interviews included with; Police, Journalist, Lawyer, Friend, victim's relatives and Author.

2.Harold Shipman

4.0 9 x
What motivated a trusted and respected GP to commit murder with no obvious motives? Interviews included with; friends, Authors, Coroner, Boss, Cellmate, Police and his Solicitor.

1.Fred West

3.0 39 x
From the 1970s to the early 1990s Fred and Rose murdered twelve people - including some of their own children - before burying their bodies in the cellar and under the patio of the family home.