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This public profile only contains a small amount of the serial killer´s profile. The main database, which contains 3304 profiles, has over 180 variables for each subject (SPSS Coded).

Atkins, Benjamin

11 victims in database

Subject Had Partner: FALSE
Atkins, Benjamin

Basic Bio Information

AttributeAttribute NameKiller DataSource Text
2Name[Atkins, Benjamin] Atkins, Benjamin
3Alias[] 
169Nickname[Woodward Corridor Killer] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
4Prison Number[237134] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
5State & Prison Name[] 
7Sex [Male X] [Female ] [Unknown ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
8Race [White ][Black X][Hispanic ][Asian ][Native American ][Other ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 DOB Year [1968]Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
18DOB[Month 8] [Day 26] [Year 1968] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
19Birth Place[US - MI - Detroit] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
16US Citizen [Yes X] [No ] [Unknown ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
29Height (inches)[70] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
78Sexual Preference Heterosexual (1)  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 White Male [FALSE] Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
 White Male in 20´s [FALSE] Automatically Calculated based on Database Values

Basic Killing Career Information and Timeline

AttributeAttribute NameKiller DataSource Text
6Subject Type Serial  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
179Subject Sub-Type []  
27Aamodt Prime Motives 4.1 Hospital patients Aamodt Prime Motive Code
28Aamodt Motive Type (Aamodt Code) [Anger - Missionary - Prostitutes] Aamodt Motive Type
11# Killed Victims[11] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
180# Attempted Victims[] 
148Suspected Victims[11] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
149Confessed Victims[11] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
150Convicted Victims[11] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
12Kill Country[USA-United States] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
13Kill State[MI] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
15Kill City[Detroit, Highland Park] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
14Kill County[Wayne] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 Age at 1st Kill Approximate Age: 22 or 23 : 1st-1991 : dob-1968  
83Age of Series    Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 Age at Last Kill Approximate Age: 23 or 24 : Last-1992 : dob-1968  
84Killed Prior [Yes ] [No X] [Unknown ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
22Age Group at 1st Kill 20s  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
 Mid to Late 20´s[0] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
24First Kill Date[Month 7] [Day 7] [Year 1991] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
152Year First Series 1991 Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
25Final Kill Date[Month 8] [Day 21] [Year 1992] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
153Year Final Series 1992 Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
151Years Between First-Last 1 Automatically Calculated based on Database Values
154-165Decades Active [2020 ] [2010 ] [2000 ] [1990 X] [1980 ] [1970 ] [1960 ]
[1950 ] [1940 ] [1930 ] [1920 ] [1910 ] [1900 ]
 Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
166Century[1900]  Automatically Calculated based on Database Values

Death Information

FieldField NameKiller DataSource Text
144Executed [Yes ] [No X] [Unknown ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
145Date of Death[Month 9] [Day 17] [Year 1997] Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
146Suicide [Yes ] [No X] [Unknown ]  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.
147Method of Death Natural Causes (4)  Default: Aamodt, M. G. (2012). Serial Killer Information Center: Serial Killer Database. Radford University.

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