LET'S TALK ABOUT SEX: The Sexual and Serial Component of Asphyxiation Crimes

Hosted by: 
Kelsey McKay, JD, President of Respond Against Violence and Former Prosecutor
Allison Franklin, Trafficking Survivor and Consultant, Senior Director of CARES at SAFE Alliance Austin
Scott Hampton, PsyD, Offender Treatment Provider and Director of Ending the Violence
Myra Strand, Chief Servant Leader of Strand2 Squared
Russell Strand, Founder of Russell Strand Consulting and Creative Visionary for Strand2 Squared
Andrea Zaferes, Aquatic Expert & Death Investigator

From date/marital rape to the most complex human trafficking or serial predator cases, this webinar will add a new lens to uncovering the role of asphyxiation in sexually motivated acts. By exploring the role that asphyxiation plays in the world of pornography, sadism, serial killers, and vulnerable populations, attendees will be prepared to take on the most dangerous offenders in our society.

Resources:

Crimes Against Women Podcasts:

Podcast on Crimes Against Women: Episode 3 "Why Strangulation Matters" Hosted by Kelsey McKay and Respond Against Violence
https://www.buzzsprout.com/961615

Podcast on Crimes Against Women: Episode 4 "Aquatic Abuse Homicide" Hosted by Andrea Zaferes
https://www.buzzsprout.com/961615

Stephanie's Story

Rough Sex Defence: Why Campaigners Want it Banned
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-51151182

'Rough Sex' Defence Will Be Banned, says Justice Minister
https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-53064086

Homicidal Asphyxia, American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology, 21(1), 1-4.
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/10739219/

Samuel Little's Biography
https://www.biography.com/crime-figure/samuel-little

Confessions of a Killer: FBI Seeking Assistance Connecting Victims to Samuel Little's Confessions
https://www.fbi.gov/news/stories/samuel-little-most-prolific-serial-killer-in-us-history-100619

Crime Scene Staging: An Exploratory Study of the Frequency and Characteristics of Sexual Posing in Homicides
http://www.practicalhomicide.com/Research/ISJjuly2010.pdf

We Can't Consent to This
https://wecantconsenttothis.uk/

Celebrity Deaths: Auto-Erotic Asphyxiation is a Risky Sex Game
https://filmdaily.co/news/celebrity-death-asphyxiation/

Sex Related Homicide and Death Investigation
https://www.amazon.com/Sex-Related-Homicide-Death-Investigation-Investigations/dp/1439826552#ace-g1639449406

BTK: The Creepy Bondage Selfies The BTK Killer Took In Between His Murders
https://www.oxygen.com/snapped/crime-time/creepy-bondage-selfies-btk-killer-dennis-rader

75 Women Have Been Strangled or Smothered in Chicago Since 2001. Most of Their Killers Got Away.
https://www.chicagotribune.com/news/breaking/ct-met-chicago-women-strangled-20180103-story.html

Culture Reframed
https://www.culturereframed.org/team/

​Reflections on What COVID-19 Teaches Us About the Practice of Safe Sex
http://www.endingtheviolence.us/reflections-on-what-covid-19-teaches-us-about-the-practice-of-safe-sex.html

H.B. No. 3106: Molly Jane's Law
https://capitol.texas.gov/tlodocs/86R/billtext/html/HB03106I.htm

The Voice of Charles: The Death of Rose
https://www.mckaytrainingconsulting.com/charles-voice

H.B. No. 3106: Molly Jane's Law
https://capitol.texas.gov/tlodocs/86R/billtext/html/HB03106I.htm

Golden State Killer: Serial Killer Cop Pleads Guilty to Dozens of Rapes and Murders - Avoids Death Penalty
https://thefreethoughtproject.com/golden-state-killer-muderer-pleading-guilty/

Hearing Details Ghastly Crimes of Golden State Killer as He Pleads Guilty to Killings
https://www.cnn.com/2020/06/29/us/golden-state-killer-plea-expected/index.html

CASEFILE Podcasts: Case 146: Brittany Phillips
https://casefilepodcast.com/case-146-brittany-phillips/

Brittany Phillips' Website
http://www.brittanyphillipsmurder.net/

Anne Christine Johnson's Website
https://annechristinejohnson.com/

Why are Sex Workers Often a Serial Killer's Victim of Choice?
https://www.aetv.com/real-crime/why-do-serial-killers-target-sex-workers

TxDPS Coordinated Law Enforcemnt Adult Resuce "CLEAR" Alert Program
https://www.dps.texas.gov/IntelligenceCounterterrorism/Alerts/CLEAROverview.htm

Lauren McCluskey Foundation
https://www.laurenmccluskey.org/

Cayley's Calling
https://cayleyscalling.org/

Previous Series' Resources:

PART 1. WHO, WHAT, WHEN, WHERE, WHY: THE DYNAMICS OF ASPHYXIATION

PART 2. BUILDING A CASE: IDENTIFICATION, INVESTIGATION & MEDICAL RESPONSE

PART 3. HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER: HOMICIDES & STAGED SCENES

PART 4. CONVINCING THE COURTS

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