Quiz: Only A Detective Will Be Able To Pass This True-Crime Quiz. Can You?

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Are you a true detective?

Do you love to study true crime? Take this quiz to see how well you know some criminal people and events!

 Nov 19, 2018

1 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which serial killer worked charity events dressed as a clown?
John Wayne Gacy
Richard Ramirez
Ted Bundy

2 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What did D. B. Cooper do?
He was a hippie cult leader
He was a Depression-era bank robber
Jumped out of a plane with $200,000 cash

3 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Warner Bros.
Who are the criminals portrayed in this movie?
Charles Starkweather and Caril Ann Fugate
Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow
Myra Hindley and Ian Brady

4 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which famous criminal is associated with the St.Valentine's Day Massacre?
Pretty Boy Floyd
Al Capone
John Dillinger

5 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who claimed that a demonic dog commanded him to commit murder?
The Zodiac Killer
The Night Stalker
The Son of Sam

6 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What serial killer has never been caught?
John Wayne Gacy
The Zodiac Killer
The BTK Killer

7 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Via A&E's biography
Name the criminal.
Henry Lee Lucas
Charles Manson
Jeffrey Dahmer

8 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What former football player was put on trial for the murder of his ex-wife?
OJ Simpson
Jim Brown
Joe Namath

9 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What famous comedian was tried and convicted of rape?
Chris Rock
Bill Cosby
George Carlin

10 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What former prison sits on an island in the San Francisco Bay?
Attica
Alcatraz
San Quentin

11 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which real-life Monster did Charlize Theron portray to win an Academy Award?
Lizzie Borden
Aileen Wuornos
Amelia Dyer

12 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What city did Jack the Ripper terrorize in the 1800s?
London
New York
Paris

13 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What famous author wrote "In Cold Blood," about the murder of the Clutter family?
Truman Capote
JD Salinger
Norman Mailer

14 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Amanda Knox was studying in what country when her roommate was murdered in 2007?
Germany
France
Italy

15 of 18Choose Your Answer:

via A&E's Biography
Name this criminal.
Jeffrey Dahmer
Ted Bundy
Richard Ramirez

16 of 18Choose Your Answer:

What was Ted Kaczynski's nickname?
The Boston Bomber
The Killer Clown
The Unibomber

17 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Who gave cyanide to 918 people in Jonestown?
Jim Jones
L.Ron Hubbard
Marshall Applewhite

18 of 18Choose Your Answer:

Which serial killer was known as "Son of Sam"?
Ed Gein
Charles Manson
David Berkowitz
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

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