Articles in the Behind the Fascination Category
See this exclusive Hard Copy segment on Jason Moss, author of The Last Victim. As an ambitious college honors student looking to get a jump start on a career in law enforcement, Jason wrote and corresponded with several serial killers, primarily John Wayne Gacy, who eventually almost killed him.
“By focusing so much on sociopathic characteristics, researchers may have downplayed the importance of the existential processes—compartmentalization and dehumanization—that permit serial killers to rape, torture, and murder with moral impunity. Moreover, by uncritically accepting the sociopathic designation, researchers may have ignored the interaction between sadism and sociopathy that causes empathy to be heightened rather than diminished.” – Dr. Jack Levin from