Thomas Kokoraleis' Life Now After Prison: Up Early For Work, Lots Of PrayerThomas Kokoraleis was part of a quartet of men who went on murderous, sadistic rampage, terrorizing Chicagoland 40 years ago. Today, he spends his days as a free man, waking up before dawn, preparing meals for other men and attending chapel services.
In First On-Camera Interview, Thomas Kokoraleis Claims Innocence: 'Everybody Thinks I'm A Monster; I'm Not A Monster'More than three decades ago, the crimes crippled Chicago - young women abducted, their bodies later discovered mutilated in a satanic ritual.
The 'Ripper Crew' Terrorized Women In 1980s; One Of The Members, Thomas Kokoraleis, Tells CBS 2 'I Am Not A Monster'The Ripper Crew terrorized Chicago and the surrounding suburbs in the 1980s.
Aurora Mayor Opposes Released Ripper Crew Member Moving To His City: "A Risk The People Of Aurora Shouldn't Have To Take"The mayor of Aurora said he was blindsided that Thomas Kokoraleis, a convicted murderer and sex offender, is Aurora's newest resident. He lives at Wayside Cross Ministries, and the mayor is calling it a risk the city shouldn't have to take.
Family Of Ripper Crew Murder Victim Devastated At Release Of Thomas KokoraleisThomas Kokoraleis went to prison for the 1982 murder of a woman who lived in Elmhurst. Now he's a free man, despite efforts to keep him locked up.
'Ripper Crew' Killer Thomas Kokoraleis Released From Prison; Must Register As Sex Offender And Convicted MurdererKokoraleis served more than 36 years behind bars for the murder of Lorry Ann Borowski before he was released from the Illinois River Correctional Center on Friday morning.
Thomas Kokoraleis: 5 Fast Facts About The Convicted Killer Released From PrisonHere are five fast facts about Thomas Kokoraleis, who was released from prison Friday after serving more than 36 years in prison for the grisly 1982 murder of Lorraine "Lorry" Ann Borowski.
Infamous 'Ripper Crew' Member Thomas Kokoraleis To Be Released From PrisonA member of the sadistic cult group called the “Ripper Crew,” responsible for a string of brutal murders of women, will be released from prison at the end of the month.
Parole Eligible Murderer, Ripper Crew Member Denied ReleaseIllinois authorities refused Friday to release a parole-eligible convicted murderer who is suspected of being part of the notorious "Ripper Crew" that brutally killed as many as 20 women in the 1980s, determining that he lacks an approved place to live.
Murder Victim's Family Opposes Release Of Cult MemberAn attorney is helping the family of a west suburban woman murdered keep her killer locked up, after the announcement of an early parole.