Category: Serial killing
Crime: A Ukrainian serial killer, Anatoly has been given various nicknames in his life, most famous of which was probably 'The Terminator'. Police arrested him in 1996, and he immediately confessed to the murders of 52 people.
Biography: His father was a Second World War hero, but Anatoly ended up being cared for by his grandmother and aunts when his mother died when he was three years old.
The killer confessed to a spree that lasted for six years, using a static method which involved him finding isolated houses and killing everyone inside them. He would then set the buildings on fire.
Onoprienko was sentenced to death but ended up with a life sentence in prison.