Little has confessed to 93 murders, and FBI crime analysts believe
all of his confessions are credible. Law enforcement has been able to
verify 50 confessions, with many more pending final confirmation.
says he strangled his 93 victims between 1970 and 2005. Many of his
victims’ deaths, however, were originally ruled overdoses or attributed
to accidental or undetermined causes. Some bodies were never found.
many years, Samuel Little believed he would not be caught because he
thought no one was accounting for his victims,” said ViCAP Crime Analyst
Christie Palazzolo. “Even though he is already in prison, the FBI
believes it is important to seek justice for each victim—to close every
The FBI is asking for the public’s help in
matching the remaining unconfirmed confessions. ViCAP, with the support
of the Texas Rangers, has provided additional information and details
about five cases in hopes that someone may remember a detail that could
further the investigation.
If you have any information linked to Little’s confessions, please contact the FBI at 1-800-CALL-FBI or submit at tip online at tips.fbi.gov.