The Story Of The Serial Killer Who Terrorized This Small Delaware Town Is Truly Frightening

Delaware is generally considered a peaceful place to live. We have great beaches, rural farming towns, and vibrant communities that tend to watch out for each other. In the 1980s, though, one small Delaware town lived through the nightmare of Delaware’s first — and only — serial killer. Do you remember the fear felt in Bear?

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Luckily, most Delaware towns are free of violent crime like this, and it’s easy to pick a safe place to live. Check out our list of The 10 Safest And Most Peaceful Places To Live In Delaware… but still, don’t forget to lock your doors at night.