E68: Cleophus Prince Jr Pt 1

This week Beth and Wendy talk about Cleophus Prince Jr, an American serial killer who was convicted and sentenced to death in 1993 for the murders of six women in San Diego County, California in the early 90’s.

We dive into the subject (9:05). Then we get into our tips  (38:40) as well as some shout outs (43:00)

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Granberry, Michael. (03/12/92). Fiance of First Alleged Prince Victim Tells of Finding Body. LA Times. Retrived 01/11/2020 from https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1992-03-12-me-5231-story.html

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Platte, Mark. (03/04/92). Woman Describes Finding Mother’s Body. LA Times. Retrieved 01/12/2020 from https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1992-03-04-me-3052-story.html

People v Prince. (n.d.). Stanford Law School. Retrieved 01/12/2020 from https://scocal.stanford.edu/opinion/people-v-prince-33717

Granberry, Michael(02/26/92). Court Told Prince Bragged About Assault 2 Days After Slaying. LA Times. Retrieved 01/13/20 from https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1992-02-26-me-2635-story.html


Keppel, Robert; Birnes, William. (1997). Signature Killers. Simon and Schuster.


Hill, David.  Serial Killer Documentary Show.  “Cleophus Prince Jr- Serial Killer Documentary”. Published Oct.2, 2019.  


Investigation Discovery. S6 E4 Twisted: Prince of Darkness. (10/06/14). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cb_QMlrIR_g


Gate City, Birmingham Alabama https://www.cbs42.com/news/gate-city-eliminating-entry-points/

Platte, Mark. (10/13/90). Murder Is No Dying Business in San Diego. LA Times. Retrieved 01/12/2020 from https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1990-10-13-me-1854-story.html

How Not to Get Murdered

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Crime News

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Shout Outs


If You Tell by Gregg Olsen

Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez


Another Shade of Crime Podcast


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“Furious Freak” by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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“Streets” & “Death Row” by Yung Kartz https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Yung_Kartz
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  1. You missed my book chapter on PRINCE. I worked this case in 1990-1991 in San Diego. I ran the Special Investigations Unit, SD ME Office, at the time of the 6 murders.


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