“Cold,” “calculated,” and apparently “South American*” are all ways to describe the most ruthless serial killers after 1900. Check out our Top 5 Most Prolific Serial Killers list and you will discover what true evil looks like!
1) Luis Garavito (Colombia)
Suspected of murdering over 400 victims, mostly street children
Known as ”La Bestia” (“The Beast")
Child-murderer, torture-killer, and rapist
Possible Victims: 172-400+
Proven Victims: 138
2) Pedro López (Colombia, Ecuador, Peru)
Child-murderer and rapist (targeted young girls, between the ages of 8 and 12)
Known as "The Monster of the Andes"
He was released from prison in 1998 and his current whereabouts are unknown
Possible Victims: 310-350+
Proven Victims: 110
3) Daniel Camargo (Colombia, Ecuador)
Child-murderer, believed to have possibly raped and killed over 150 victims, primarily young virgin girls
Believed to have been motivated to kill from his stepmother abusing him as a child
Escaped from Colombian prison and started killing in Ecuador; was rearrested in 1989 and was killed in jail
Possible Victims: 150
Proven Victims: 72
4) Pedro Rodrigues Filho (Brazil)
Convicted and sentenced to 128 years, but the maximum one can serve in Brazil is 30 years
Claimed to have killed over 100 victims, 47 of them inmates
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