Criminal Minds Real Cases

By: Miavane Jackson

4.25 Robert Pickton

Robert William “Willy” Pickton is a Canadian serial killer who is known as one of the most prolific serial killers in Canadian history. After dropping out of highschool Robert went to work on his family’s farm and became a pig farmer. Robert has confessed to 49 murders from 1983 to 2002, none of the remains have been recovered considering that he fed the bodies of this victims to the pigs on his farm. He was apprehended on ¬†February 22, 2002 and even though he confessed to 49 murders he was only convicted of 6 and is currently serving a life sentence at a Quebec prison, ineligible for parole until 2032.