Richard Ramirez "The Night Stalker"

Seth Johnson

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Presentation Information

Title: Richard Ramirez "The Night Stalker"
Student Name: Seth Johnson
Class: Law Enforcement Intro
Teacher: Mrs. Rowle

Biographical Information

Birthdate: February 29, 1960
Birthplace: El Paso , Texas
Parents: Julian and Mercedes Ramirez
Siblings: Robert, Joseph, Ruth, and Ruben
Significant childhood event: Witnessed the murder of his cousins wife at age 12.
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School: went to Jefferson High School in el paso, Texas
Highest level of educaton: high school
Military Service: none
Job: never had a job
Significant Event: The USFL playoffs lasted 1hr. and 30min.

Details of crimes

Victim Information: broke into an elderly womans home and stabbed her to death with a hunting knife
Evidence: police found a fingerprint on the window he came in through.
Outcome of case: no case because he wasnt caught
Conviction: guilty of 19 of 33 crimes such as rape, burglary, and robbery
Sentence: the death penalty
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Died on June 7th, 2013 in Greenbae, California
He went to San Quentin state prison
The cause of death was liver failure while he was in prison
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Richard Ramirez." World of Criminal Justice. Gale, 2002. Biography in Context. Web. 8 Dec. 2015.

"Richard Ramirez." Encyclopedia of Occultism and Parapsychology. Detroit: Gale, 2001. Biography in Context. Web. 8 Dec. 2015.

Carlo, Philip. The Night Stalker: The Life and Crimes of Richard Ramirez. N.p.: n.p., n.d. Print