Bruce McArthur

News

Serial Killer Bruce McArthur Sentenced to Life in Prison

McArthur, who murdered eight men tied to Toronto’s gay village, will be 91 before he can apply for parole.
Manisha Krishnan
2.8.19
News

Serial Killer Bruce McArthur’s Sentencing Hearing Begins

Prosecutors warned those in attendance that graphic and gruesome details could affect the well-being of those in the courtroom.
Rachel Browne
2.4.19
News

Serial Killer Bruce McArthur Pleads Guilty to Eight Counts of Murder

The former landscaper was accused of preying on men with ties to Toronto’s Gay Village.
Rachel Browne
1.29.19
crime

This Author Thinks We Might Be on the Verge of a New Generation of Serial Killers

In ‘Sons of Cain,’ investigative historian Peter Vronsky argues war and economic crisis play a role in making murderers.
Mack Lamoureux
8.22.18
LGBTQ

For Gay Brown Men, the Bruce McArthur Case Brings Up Tough Questions

Suggesting victims who weren’t fully out of the closet lived “double lives” only further stigmatizes them, experts say.
Manisha Krishnan
5.3.18
crime

What Dating Apps Can Do to Protect Users from Alleged Killers Like Bruce McArthur

McArthur, a heavy user of gay hookup apps, is accused of killing at least eight men.
Mike Miksche
4.18.18
crime

Toronto police believe they've found serial killer's 7th victim

Warning, this post contains disturbing content: Police circulate photo of an unidentified man, asking for the public’s help in establishing his identity.
Tamara Khandaker
3.5.18
crime

How Alleged Serial Killer Bruce McArthur Compares to Other Infamous Murderers

Experts weighed in on what burial patterns and alleged sexual relationships tell us about McArthur.
Manisha Krishnan
1.31.18
crime

Alleged Serial Killer Had a Young Man Tied to His Bed When Arrested, Cops Say

Toronto police believe Bruce McArthur killed five men and dumped their remains in planters at job sites where he worked as a landscaper.
Manisha Krishnan
1.30.18