Category: serial killing
Location: Atlanta, USA
Crime: Apparently responsible for the Atlanta Child Murders that occurred between 1979 and 1981, he still maintains his innocence to this day. However, he was convicted for an entirely different crime, the murder of two men, again in Atlanta, Georgia.
Biography: Wayne Williams is infamous as one of the most savage killers in American history.. The Atlanta Child Murders caught the public's imagination due to their barbaric nature and the fact that 29 children were killed in such a short space of time, not to mention the two men that Williams was convicted of murdering outside the child murder case.