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Update: Julissa Brisman murder Philip Markoff ‘The Craigslist Killer’ committed suicide while waiting on trial

Julissa Brisman Victims Julissa Brisman [4/14/2009] Trisha Leffler [4/10/2009] possible victim, survived Corinne Stout [4/16/2009] possible victim, survived Find-A-Grave: Julissa Brisman Julissa Brissman murder 4/14/2009 Boston, MA Philip...Show More Summary

What Facebook Sends the Cops When Your Account Is Subpoenaed [Facebook]

3 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

As part of its investigation into the Philip Markoff case—aka the Craigslist Killer—the Boston Police Department subpoenaed his Facebook account. And now that a large collection of files related to the case have been released by the Boston Police Department, we're finally getting a look at what exactly the social media juggernaut shares with investigators. More »

Craigslist Killer: Evidence Released

Prosecutors released a great deal of evidence related to the Craigslist killer case involving Philip Markoff and his murder victim, Julissa Brisman. Markoff killed himself in August. [ more › ]

DA releases evidence against Philip Markoff in Craigslist Killer case

4 years agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Prosecutors released files associated with the case of the man accused of killing a woman he met through Craigslist

Lifetime's 'The Craigslist Killer' Misrepresents Prostitutes

4 years agoNews : The Daily Beast

By sanitizing the true profession of the "masseuse" hired by Craigslist killer Philip Markoff, Lifetime only reinforces the idea that sex workers can't be sympathetic victims, says Melissa Petro, a former Craigslist sex worker and New York City teacher...

Lifetime's 'The Craigslist Killer': The Highlights Reel

Lifetime really outdid itself last night with its true life adaptation of The Craigslist Killer. Philip Markoff, the preppy med student accused of killing women he met through Craigslist, killed himself while incarcerated just this August. Show More Summary

Here's the Killing Part of the Craigslist Killer Lifetime Movie [Video]

Tonight, Lifetime aired once of its always hilarious (in the bad way) TV movies, this time about "Craigslist Killer" Philip Markoff. Billy Baldwin was there! Oh, and the TV version of Markoff killed a girl. Watch the murder scene inside. More »

Craigslist Leaves Global Pervs in Limbo, Shuts Down ‘Adults Services’ Worldwide

Craigslist shuttered its "Adult Services" (née "Erotic Services") section in the U.S. back in September after Philip Markoff, the 24-year-old "Craigslist Killer" committed suicide in jail. Now, Connecticut attorney general Richard Blumenthal has confirmed that the site is doing so worldwide. Show More Summary

'Craigslist killer' case formally dropped after suspect's suicide

Prosecutors in Boston, Massachusetts, on Thursday filed paperwork in court that officially ended the murder case against "Craigslist killer" Philip Markoff, who committed suicide in jail last month. The Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley said prosecutors had a "very, very strong case" against Markoff, but it was short-circuited when Markoff took his own life [...]

Charges to be Dropped in Craigslist Killer Case

On Thursday, prosecutors will drop the charges against Philip Markoff since he is dead after committing suicide in August. Later on Thursday, Markoff's victim, Julissa Brisman, will be honored at Boston's "Garden of Peace," a memorial for nearly 700 murder victims. [AP via Boston.com], [AP via Google.com]

Man Takes Razor to Throat Instead of Sentence From Judge

A couple of weeks ago, we talked about Philip Markoff’s, the Craigslist Killer, decision to take his own life. Today, we’re seeing another version of that kind of thinking. Less high-profile, less fatal, but still pretty harrowing. The...Show More Summary

Lifetime Developing TV Movie About So-Called 'Craigslist Killer'

A TV movie about the so-called Craigslist Killer is in the works at Lifetime, Variety reports. Philip Markoff was given the name after he was accused of killing a woman he met through Craigslist in April 2009. He committed suicide Aug. Show More Summary

Lifetime Plans 'Craigslist Killer' TV Movie

Never one to miss a salacious story -- remember, 'Who is Clark Rockefeller?' came out in March -- Lifetime is moving forward with plans to turn the story of Philip Markoff, dubbed the "Craigslist Killer," into a TV movie. According to Variety, the project was in development before Markoff killed himself in prison on Aug. Show More Summary

Craigslist Killer Lends Urgency To Campaign Against "Adult Services" [Traffic Cops]

In response to accused "Craigslist Killer" Philip Markoff's suicide, attorneys general from 17 states have sent a letter to Craigslist CEOs urging them to shut down the site's "Adult Services" section because it promotes prostitution and sex trafficking. More »

Let the CYA Continue!

In the aftermath of the suicide of Philip Markoff, anyone who may have been in a capacity to prevent it, is quickly denying any errors or possible wrong-doing in this case. Suffolk County Sheriff Andrea J. Cabral addressed the case again today to defend the role of the jail's staff and policies and procedures. Show More Summary

Herald: Markoff Suicide Not a Surprise to Corrections Officers

A day after Suffolk County Sheriff Andrea Cabral said there was "nothing remarkable" about the circumstances leading up to Philip Markoff's suicide, the Boston Herald reported that an anonymous source "close to the Suffolk House of Corrections officers’ union" said Markoff was "hell-bent" on taking his life. Show More Summary

Craigslist Incidents Rise in Brockton

In light of the apparent suicide of "Craigslist Killer" Philip Markoff, Craigslist is getting a lot of media scrutiny again. Specifically, the Patriot Ledger reports two more female escorts claimed they were "robbed or sexually assaulted" by a man they met through the Craigslist. Show More Summary

Markoff Wrote Ex's Name in Blood on Wall

As he lay dying by his own hand on what should have been his first wedding anniversary, the alleged “Craigslist Killer” scrawled his former fiancé’s name in blood on the wall of his cell, sources tell ABC News. Philip Markoff also tried to write a second word, which looked like...

Craigslist Killer Update: Suicide Circumstances Called not "Remarkable" by Sheriff

Alleged "Craigslist Killer" Philip Markoff was able to commit suicide using a prison-issued pen and a plastic bag. ABC News reported Markoff also stuffed toilet paper down his throat. He reportedly wrote the first name, Megan, of his...Show More Summary

Alleged Craigslist Killer Used Bag, Pen In Jail Cell Suicide

Authorities say that the suspected Craigslist Killer Philip Markoff was found by paramedics in his jail cell with "with puncture wounds to his neck and both ankles." He also had a clear plastic bag from the jail's canteen over his head. Markoff,...Show More Summary

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