From school shootings to thrill kills, the matter of youth violence—particularly youth-on-youth violence—has reached near epidemic levels over the past few decades. What's worse, the shocking crimes of society's baby-faced felons are getting more and more elaborate and brutal with every passing year.
And there seems to be no end in sight to the carnage.
KIDS KILLING KIDS explores the issue of this modern-day phenomena, and provides an historical overview of some of the most famous cases of predator juveniles who, with frightening zeal and remorselessness, have hunted and slain their own kin and kind.
Leopold and Loeb in 1924, Hulme and Parker in 1954, Mary Bell in 1968, Wyley Gates in 1986, Venables and Thompson in 1993, Harris and Klebold in 1999, Alyssa Bustamente in 2009, Austin Reed Sigg in 2012...
What made these children so vicious and deadly? What turned them homicidal?
A SPECIAL REPORT by Eponymous Rox
author of DUNGEONS DRAGONS MURDER